ipe-wood-deckingsuperior_hardwoods_of_montanaA wood deck can be a lot of fun. Imagine having an intimate place to hang out in the afternoon or have friends stay a bit longer when they visit because everyone has a place to relax. Having a deck on your property makes it easier to enjoy staying at home and appreciate your natural surroundings.. You can enjoy the beautiful day outside without going beyond your fence.

But, what are other reasons why so many homeowners want to build their own deck?  Will it be a worthy investment of both time and money?

Here are some of the top benefits of building a wood deck:

  • It extends your home space. If you have limited living space, you don’t need to create an interior addition. Adding a deck is a great way to widen your living space for a fraction of the cost.
  • It makes use of bare backyard space. Having a plain backyard isn’t very welcoming, even when the weather is beautiful. Building a deck gives you a reason to utilize your yard and gives you something to look forward to every afternoon.
  • It is a smart investment. For homebuyers who plan to sell their homes in the future, a wood deck can add to your home’s overall value.
  • It lets you enjoy the beauty of nature. Decks that are built near the garden or among trees allow you to enjoy your natural surroundings without spending a dime on transportation or travel.
  • It offers comfortable functionalities. A deck is a great place to warm up around a fire pit on chilly nights or have a place to cool down during hot days.
  • It provides a good place to spend time with friends and family. You and your loved ones can have backyard cookouts or other intimate gatherings in a comfortable, intimate environment where you can enjoy yourselves as long as you would like.

tiger_deck_superior_hardwoods_of_montanaIf you decide to build your own wood deck, make sure that you use reliable materials to ensure safety and longer-lasting service. An ideal material to use are Tiger Deck and Ipe lumber because it is durable and has a unique beauty. Reclaimed wood is an eco-friendly option, but Tiger Deck and Ipe are more commonly used.

Superior Hardwoods of Montana offers both Tiger Deck and Ipe lumber that is perfect to use for wood decks. There are many options to choose from, including different wood species and tones, so you can find the perfect kind of wood to fit your preferences.

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