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Why Do Decks Pop in Cold Weather?

by Diamond Decks on September 25, 2017

When it starts to get colder, most decks start making noise. Strange thunks and moving sounds, like someone just walked on your deck. Pops and cracks, like something breaking or snapping. Creaking and whining noises, like a poorly oiled door hinge. These can make a homeowner quite worried about the state of their deck and […]

Sunroom FAQs & Answers

by Diamond Decks on August 24, 2017

Sunrooms have become very popular here in Maryland in recent years and offer many advantages. A sunroom can provide more living space in your home and create a unique, versatile and charming space for entertaining. Sunrooms help you enjoy outdoors with indoor comfort and help you enjoy the view around your home. If you’re considering re-purposing […]

Bill Zinnert Featured on NADRA’s Website

by Diamond Decks on July 17, 2017

We are proud to have had our very own Bill Zinnert featured as the North American Deck and Railing Association’s (NADRA) member spotlight for July! Visit the NADRA blog to learn how Bill defines success, his advice on careers, and about his band.

Why Do Decks Turn Gray?

by Diamond Decks on June 12, 2017

The day you installed your deck it was pristine and gorgeous, offering you the advantages of aesthetics and functionality both. But now here we are a few years (or potentially months) later and the wood has begun to gray. What causes this, and what can you do to make the problem go away? Follow along […]

When to Stain a New Deck

by Diamond Decks on May 16, 2017

If you’ve just had a new deck installed at your Maryland home, chances are you can’t wait to give it that first test run. But before you invite all your friends over for a BBQ, you’ll want to make sure the deck looks its best and that it is protected—with a high quality wood stain or deck […]

Now Installing Equinox Louvered Roof Systems

by Diamond Decks on April 12, 2017

We are proud to announce that we now offer louvered roof installations to property owners in Maryland, and we are proud to offer the Equinox as our system of choice! Designed to protect you and your deck or patio from the elements and keep you comfortable in the shade, a louvered roof is the perfect addition […]