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How to Properly Install and Use Outlets in a Screen Room in Washington, DC

Posted in: Electrical, Outdoor Lighting, outdoor accessories, building a deck, porch add-ons, porch topics, screen porch products, Screen-Porch Design Tips, Screen Porch in Maryland, Screen Porch Tips, Screen Porch, Screened Porch in Virginia, Screen Room

James Moylan

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

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What are the top 12 considerations for Installing and Using Outlets in a Screened-In Porch?

Installing exterior outlets in your screened-in porch might seem like a minor design detail, but this process actually presents a few unique challenges to be aware of. Consider the following information when designing the layout of your outdoor space and making final decisions about which amenities to include.

5 Ways to Save Money on Your Screen Room in 2019

Posted in: Screen Room, Automatic Porch Screens, SCREENEZE, SCREENEZE screening system

James Moylan

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Top 5 Things to Consider When Adding Electric to a Screened Porch

Posted in: electric heaters, Screened Porch in Virginia, screen porch products, retractable screen porch, Motorized Outdoor Screening Systems, Motorized Porch Screens, Outdoor Lighting, patio questions, porch topics, Automatic Porch Screens, snowmelt system, Screen-Porch Design Tips

James Moylan

Wednesday, January 02, 2019

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Adding Electric and Lighting to a Screened Porch: 5 Things to Consider

Adding electrical and lighting elements to a screened-in porch is a great way to make the space as comfortable, usable, and functional as any interior area. However, as with any construction project, there are some considerations to keep in mind before you jump headfirst into the work. Here are the top five things to think through as you plan and design your ideal screened-in porch.

Best Practices for Installing and Maintaining Architrex Deck Tiles

Posted in: Architrex, porcelain, building a rooftop deck, building a deck, rooftop decks in Washington, DC, Tile Decks, rooftop decks, home improvement, deck materials, decking questions

James Moylan

Thursday, December 20, 2018

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How to Properly Install Architrex Deck Tiles and Maintain Low-Maintenance Decking Over Time

When it comes to selecting a material for your rooftop deck, terrace, patio, balcony, or outdoor floor, homeowners today have an almost overwhelming list of options. With so many choices at your disposal, every differentiating factor matters, and that includes installation and maintenance considerations. Read on to learn key pointers about the Architrex installation process, as well as maintenance tips for keeping the product looking pristine.

Top 8 Benefits of High-Performance Architrex Deck Tiles

Posted in: building a rooftop deck, building a deck, rooftop decks in Washington, DC, outdoor living, outdoor living spaces, Architrex, deck questions, deck materials, porcelain, deck pavers, porcelain pavers, rooftop decks, decking questions, low-maintenance decking, deck topics, porch topics

James Moylan

Monday, December 17, 2018

architrex porcelain tile deck with outdoor kitchen in hoboken, new jersey 

What Are the Benefits of Architrex Porcelain Pavers for Rooftop Decks and Outdoor Living Spaces?

Undertaking any home improvement project can be stressful. With so many factors to consider—from price to maintenance to appearance—picking a material for any home project is enough to make your head spin! If you’re currently looking for a material to surface your deck, patio, or terrace, you’re probably very familiar with this problem. As you work through your research process, though, just make sure you know all your available choices; that is, don’t fall into the trap of believing your only options are wood, stone, or concrete pavers. While you might not have immediately thought of porcelain pavers for your upcoming project, consider these top eight reasons Architrex deserves to be at the top of your list.