Is Your Decking Contractor's Insurance Policy Sufficient?

Posted in: Deck Contratcors, Deck Building Tips, Deck Estimate, Deck Contractors Insured

James Moylan

Tuesday, December 23, 2014


Contractors Insurance Policy

Make sure your contractor's insurance policy has the right coverage to protect you and your property

The house is a precious space, where sock-footed children wander down hallways, families chatter over home-cooked dinners, and napping dogs stretch out on sunny porches. When it comes to remodeling, you want to make sure your house is in the hands of someone you can trust. That’s why it is essential to find the right contractor for your project.

Does One Crew Work On More Than One Job At A Time?

Posted in: Deck Screens, Deck Building Tips, Deck Building Questions, Deck Estimate, Deck Products

James Moylan

Wednesday, September 03, 2014


Make Sure Your Deck Contractors Don't Work Strange Hours

Posted in: Decks in Maryland, Decks and Patios, Decks in Virginia, Deck Contratcors, Deck Building Tips, Deck Building Questions, Deck Estimate, Deck Tips

James Moylan

Monday, August 18, 2014


Before You Hire a Decking Contractor - Make Sure Your Aware of their Standard Work Hours 

When comparing bids, something you might not think to take into consideration is the hours that your deck contractor will be working. After all, it’s no skin off your back when they do their job, right?

But it can have an impact on your day-to-day living, and it can say a lot about how the contractor views you and your project. If your contractor wants to work weekends and evenings, then you may find yourself facing these issues.

How Much Does Zuri Decking Cost?

Posted in: Decks in Maryland, Decks and Patios, Decks in Virginia, Deck Building Tips, Deck Estimate, Zuri Deck, Deck Products, Deck Tips

James Moylan

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Zuri Decking

Pricing for Zuri Decking: What to Expect to Pay for Zuri Deck Boards

Zuri decking is an engineered decking material designed by Royal Building Products. It's an upscale, high-performance deck board that is locally produced in Virginia. It's also still relatively new to many areas of the country, meaning homeowners and commercial deck builders in Maryland and Virginia might not know how much Zuri decking costs or how to install Zuri decking.

Royal Building Products considers Zuri to be their “premium” line of decking, which is a nice way of saying it doesn’t come cheap. In fact, when compared to other kinds of synthetic decking on the market (Azek, Fiberon, TimberTech, Trex, and others), Zuri decking can be twice as much. What this means in real numbers depends on how much decking you need and what kind of design and style you’re going for.

What You Need to Know to Get a Good Deck Estimate Quickly

Posted in: Deck Building Tips, Deck Building Questions, Deck Estimate

James Moylan

Sunday, June 22, 2014

Beautiful Decks in Maryland and Virgina

When looking for a deck estimate, you’ll need to determine two main things: how you plan to use it and what material you want to use.

Start by thinking about what you want to do on the deck:

  • How many people do you want to fit comfortably on the deck?

  • Will you use it for big parties on holidays like the 4th of July and Thanksgiving?

  • Do you want a sitting area?

  • Do you want to fit a table and chairs? What about a big grill?