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July 12th, 2017

In the United States, we often use the term arbor to describe a garden feature on which vines are often hung. This isn’t always accurate, though. Arbors are more of an arch, generally, while pergolas are a fuller structure with four or more posts. A pergola is what you see on a patio or out in a yard covering a larger space. The pergola has posts connected by crossbeams with some lattice work on top. It almost gives the feel of being inside a room but is almost entirely open. They are…

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July 1st, 2017

We are blessed in Raleigh, Durham and the greater Triangle area to have four seasons to enjoy our great North Carolina outdoors. Having a deck, porch, or patio to spend time on in this environment is priceless. The more time you can arrange to spend outside, the better. With that in mind, you should highly consider adding an outdoor kitchen to your patio. Triangle Deck Builders can custom build an outdoor kitchen that will take your patio to the next level. Elements of an Outdoor…

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June 26th, 2017

Porches serve to bring our lives closer to the unique natural elements surrounding our homes. Every setting for a house is different and should attempt to complement its natural surroundings. When considering a screened-in porch and how to best fit it in with your property, you’ll want to work with a team that knows just how to fit it in with your yard, trees, and landscaping. Triangle Deck Builders in Raleigh are your ideal teammates in this goal. Welcoming Nature in The most common…

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June 12th, 2017

Entertaining your friends and family on the patio is one of the joys of being a homeowner. It doesn’t matter what time of year it is or the weather, you can usually find a way to have a good time. Triangle Deck Builders has been in the business of building patios for people to enjoy for years. We’ve seen patios being used in all sorts of creative and fun ways. Below we will share a few things we’ve seen that might help you better entertain your loved ones on your patio. Fire…

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May 22nd, 2017

Using every inch of space wisely is important for a homeowner. You want to be able to enjoy the space as much as you can, or at least use it for something. The “under the deck” area is one that is often just left abandoned. This is a waste because you can do a lot with that area rather than leave it as a muddy eyesore. What you can do with it will depend somewhat on the pitch of the yard and the space between the ground and the floor of the deck, but there is a lot to consider. Here are…

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