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Design Review: Porcelain Pavers Rooftop Tile Deck in Logan Circle

Posted in: rooftop decks, rooftop decks in Washington, DC, building a rooftop deck, Archatrak, rooftop deck design

James Moylan

Monday, September 23, 2019

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Rooftop Deck Design Study: Archatrak Tile Deck in Washington, DC

In this Washington, DC, project, we created a rooftop deck after replacing an old, failing roof underneath. If you’re currently looking to replace your roof, rooftop deck, or both, check out this modern, clean project for some design inspiration, as well as ideas about a better way to approach rooftop decks in general.

The 7 Most Popular Deck Features of 2019

Posted in: Infratech outdoor heaters, Infratech, Infratech infrared heaters, SCREENEZE, SCREENEZE screening system, Motorized Porch Screens, Motorized Outdoor Screening Systems, Automatic Porch Screens, building a deck, Archatrak, deck pavers, Screen Room

James Moylan

Monday, February 11, 2019

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Most Popular Design Features for Decks and Screened Porches for 2019

With the continuing popularity of enhanced outdoor living areas, many homeowners are looking into ways to make their exterior spaces more beautiful, functional, and polished. Whether you’re aiming to add an entirely new outdoor living space in 2019 or you’re simply renovating an existing area, here are a few popular decking options that are primed to dominate the design and build industry throughout the year.

Best Practices for Installing and Maintaining Archatrak Deck Tiles

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

James Moylan

Thursday, December 20, 2018

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How to Properly Install Archatrak 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 Archatrak installation process, as well as maintenance tips for keeping the product looking pristine.

Top 8 Benefits of High-Performance Archatrak Deck Tiles

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

James Moylan

Monday, December 17, 2018

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What Are the Benefits of Archatrak 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 Archatrak deserves to be at the top of your list.

Introduction to Archatrak Tile Pavers

Posted in: rooftop decks, Tile Decks, Archatrak, porcelain, porcelain pavers, Deck tiles

James Moylan

Friday, December 14, 2018

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Archatrak is Porcelain Tile Decking with Low-Maintenance and High-Performance

If you’re in the market for a decking material to surface your patio or rooftop deck project, you’ve probably considered all the usual suspects: wood, concrete, stone, and standard deck tiles. One material you might not have considered, however, is porcelain. With its durability, resistance to staining and fading, lighter weight, and host of other benefits, porcelain pavers are on the rise in the home improvement industry, and Archatrak is at the forefront of that material.