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Top 6 advantages of the online proposal review

Posted in: design blog

James Moylan

Monday, March 23, 2020

Design Builders sketchIn our building process, the online proposal review is the next step after your initial consultation. Just like that first consult, our proposal reviews are always conducted online, and that offers six main benefits to our customers.

The Design Builders online consultation : What happens when things return to normal ?

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James Moylan

Friday, March 20, 2020

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This will end.  In the meantime, you want to at least talk about the idea of adding a porch, or a deck, but you certainly don't want anyone coming to your home right now.  We get it.  Design Builders has the solution.  The Design Builders ONLINE DESIGN CONSULTATION.

More than ever: advantages of the Design Builders online design consultation

Posted in: design blog

James Moylan

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

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Online design consultations is more convenient and easy than you realize.  You may be home hitting design link after design link, thinking you can't do a thing about it right now.  That is not True.  Our ONLINE DESIGN PROCESS means you can talk styles, pricing, options, all in real time, just as if we were sitting around the kitchen table.  Here are the  top ten advantages we’ve found to our online design consultations.

7 Deck Maintenance Tips for the Spring

Posted in: Decks in Maryland, Screen Porch, Decks and Patios, Sun Room Maryland, Screen Porch Tips, Deck Screens, Screen Porch Screens, Decks in Virginia, Deck Contratcors, Deck Building Tips, Deck Building Questions, Deck Estimate, Deck Products, Deck Tips, Deck Design, Screen Porch in Maryland, Deck Contractor Permits, Screen-Porch Design Tips, Deck Maintenance, design exercise, design blog, Screened Porch, round deck, rooftop deck design

James Moylan

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

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How to get your deck ready for spring after a harsh winter

Deck owners rejoice! After a long Maryland winter full of ice, snow, cold, and freezing rain, decks everywhere are primed to be reclaimed from mother nature. While there was little that could be done to help our outdoor living spaces in recent months, rising temperatures and increasingly-present sunshine are ready to join your quest to reverse the havoc caused by foregone seasonal elements.

The Benefits of Adding Infrared Heaters to a New Screened Porch in Washington DC, NOVA, and Maryland

Posted in: Screen Porch in Northern Virginia, Screen Porch in Maryland, design blog, infrared heaters, Infratech outdoor heaters, electric heaters, outdoor heaters, Infratech infrared heaters, porch topics, screen porch products, Screened Porch in Virginia, Screen Room, screened porch in Washington, DC, Screened Porch, Screened-in Porch, Three-season rooms, screen room addition, screen room ideas, screen porch design

James Moylan

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

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When the weather turns cold and icy gusts of wind howl in the backyard, many screened-in porches fall to neglect. It’s understandable — screened porches may shield inhabitants from bright sun, cool rain, and pesky insects, but they provide little protection from chilly air and cold wind. This can come as a disappointment to homeowners who had been hoping to use their screened porch during parties and get-togethers over the holidays or football season.