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Which Decking Material is the Best for Your Home?

Posted on: January 5, 2022

When building a new deck, your chosen deck professionals in Clarksville MD will go over the options you have available to you for  materials. There are lots of things to consider and you need to make an informed decision as to which materials are in your budget and will do the job you want done. Here are some of the options available…

Wood Materials

Wood decking materials are generally the most affordable, and they have a warm, pleasing aesthetic to them as well. They can be customized based on the type of wood, stain, and finish. While they do require  maintenance, they are strong and durable and last for a long time if that maintenance is regularly carried out.

Composite Materials

There are a variety of different composite materials available for decking projects. Most composite decks are going to cost more than wood decks, but there are affordable options as well. Composite materials are an advantage to the homeowner who doesn’t want to have to maintain the deck with painting and staining over the years. These materials also last a long time and don’t rot, and neither do they have issues with snow and ice.

Consider Your Options

You are going to want to think about what budget you have available for the project and what materials you can fit into that cost parameter. That alone may help you to decide in which direction you want to go. You will also want to think about the climate in which you live. If it rains more often than not, perhaps a wood deck that could rot without proper maintenance is not in your best interest. There are lots of other things to consider, and when the professionals work on the project with you, they can help you make an informed decision

Contact Deck Professionals in Clarksville MD

When you are ready to move forward with a new deck, or you want to start looking into the options, the best deck professionals in Clarksville MD at Diamond Decks are here to help. Give us a call and we can give you an estimate along with a free consultation to talk over the options and help you figure out which direction you want to take with your project.

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  • "My wife and I are very pleased with our recent experience with Diamond Decks. Our interaction with everyone from the company was great from the schedulers on the phone to the men who did the work. William remained in close communication with us until the job was completed and we were satisfied. The deck itself is beautiful and of excellent quality. We will be recommending Diamond Decks to everyone we know. -Kev Mitchell, Piney Orchard, MD"
    Customer: Kevin and Winnie
    Address: Odenton, Maryland
    Date: 07/18/2017
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