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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.

How to Save Money on Your New Deck Design in 2019

Posted in: Deck Building Tips, Deck Building Questions, Deck Tips, Deck Design, deck builders, rooftop decks in Washington, DC, building a deck, building a rooftop deck, Deck tiles

James Moylan

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

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How to be Efficient and Economical When Building a New Deck Design

When it comes down to it, decks serve to increase the amount of usable space around or on top of a property. They are functional and accessible to all ages for entertaining, relaxing, cooking, and more. However, they can cost a lot in terms of the time and money required to invest in the design and build of a high-quality, low-maintenance deck. To ensure a solid economical plan heading into a project, here are 5 top tips:

What Is Egress, and Why Is It Important for Rooftop Decks in Washington, DC?

Posted in: deck questions, deck boards, Porch and Deck Accessories, rooftop decks, rooftop decks in Washington, DC, building a deck, building a rooftop deck, historic deck building

James Moylan

Monday, March 18, 2019

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The Role of Egress in Building Rooftop Decks in Washington, DC

Rooftop decks are becoming increasingly popular in the Washington, DC, area, and if you’ve started to look into adding one to your property, you might have come across the term “egress” during your initial research. What exactly does this concept mean, though, and how could it impact your potential new home improvement project?

2019 Outdoor Living Space Trends Guaranteed to Surprise You

Posted in: radiant heating systems, AZEK, building a deck, building a rooftop deck

James Moylan

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

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Design and build firms that have projects booked well into 2019 have excellent insight into what customers are looking for with their outdoor living spaces in the coming year. Using these early cues, here are four trends you can expect to see throughout the coming months across outdoor living areas.

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.