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How Outdoor Living Spaces Add Value to Your Home

Beautiful modern terrace lounge with pergola at sunset.Adding a custom outdoor deck or outdoor covered area to your home adds both monetary value as well as the intangible value of an improvement to your lifestyle. Installing a deck, paver project, gazebo or fire pit will allow you to enjoy your time at home. Imagine fun family barbeques in the summer and cozy winter nights by the fire with your nearest and dearest. Continue reading

5 Ways to Boost Curb Appeal at your Northern Virginia Home

Northern Virginia home with updated curb appeal

When it comes to curb appeal, many homeowners only think of the front yard. Boosting your curb appeal can really increase the property value of your home, which is why we recommend applying the process to the entire home. At Distinctive Deck Designs, we can help update your home’s exterior appearance with a custom patio design or landscape plan. Whether you want to impress your guests or future buyers, simple updates can make a world of difference. Consider the following tips to get started. Continue reading

4 Reasons to have a Covered Patio or Pavilion in Fairfax, VA

Backyard pavilion on deck in Fairfax, VAHomeowners in Fairfax and Northern Virginia are often surprised to learn about some of the easy ways they can upgrade their existing homes for unbeatable resale values. While in-home amenities are beautiful, the true value is in outdoor living spaces. These areas add actual square footage to the home’s living space and can be customized to meet every need.

When we work with local homeowners, many say they want to add a deck, upgrade their backyard patios with pavers, or add an outdoor kitchen or fire element. These are all great ideas that can improve the usability of any space. Many backyard improvement projects, however, overlook covered patio designs and outdoor pavilions. These versatile spaces are a favorite for the master contractors at Distinctive Deck Designs. We want to share the top four reasons why these should be included in your next backyard project. Continue reading

Top 7 Ways to Customize Your Covered Patio Design

Covered patio design on a Northern Virginia deckCovered patios designs are popular throughout Northern Virginia – and for good reason, too! A covered structure over outdoor living areas allows you to enjoy all the benefits of the outdoors with shade and rain control. More often than not, the covered element is a column-supported roof structure, which means it is open from all four access points.

Before you build just any shade structure, think of ways to personalize it for your home. Distinctive Deck Designs in Northern Virginia has many ways for you to customize your design. There are many features you can request to make the design uniquely yours.
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