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Options for Enclosing an Existing Outdoor Space

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James Moylan

Monday, August 10, 2020

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Options for Enclosing an Existing Outdoor Space

Lots of homeowners have open outdoor living spaces and, for a variety of reasons, find themselves wondering what their options are to enclose them. Whether you have a front porch with a roof but no screens, a deck, a double deck without screens, or a patio, the logistics of how to enclose these existing spaces is one of the most common questions posed to design and build firms.

All about the Structureworks Screen Panel Systems

Posted in: Pergolas

James Moylan

Friday, August 07, 2020

 

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Do you love the look of your pergola but worry it doesn’t provide enough practical shade? Want a convenient, beautiful way to add privacy to your exterior living space? Then Structureworks, a leading industry pergola manufacturer, has exciting news for you! Read on to learn all about their new screen panel systems.

Unique Pergolas: Get Design Inspiration Today!

Posted in: Pergolas

James Moylan

Tuesday, August 04, 2020

 

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When you think of pergolas, do you think of one kind of structure? Do you imagine a latticed rectangular top with vertical posts for support? This is, perhaps, the most traditional kind of pergola, but today we’re going to be exploring some more unique options and learning just how diverse and creative these exterior structures can be!

How Pergolas Differ from Coast to Coast

Posted in: Pergolas

James Moylan

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

 

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Over the years, pergolas have become increasingly popular additions to people’s exterior living spaces. As their popularity has grown and more people have shown interest in them, their designs and utility have changed to accommodate. With that in mind, here’s a little bit about how pergolas on the West Coast today differ from those on the Eastern Seaboard.

The Best Decking Material for a Rooftop Deck in Washington, DC

Posted in: Deck Design, roof building tips, deck questions

James Moylan

Thursday, July 23, 2020

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A rooftop deck is fundamentally different than a ground-level deck, and that extends to the materials you should use. Because of the extreme sun and weather exposure a rooftop deck in Washington, DC, has to endure, you and your design and build team will need to carefully think through exactly what you want to use in order to receive the best aesthetics, price point, and longevity.