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Five Benefits of Adding a Deck to Your Home

Posted November 19, 2019 to Before You Buy: Tips, Advice, Checklists.

Tags: Decks

Homeowners interested in adding beauty and value to their home should consider adding a deck.  There are several different options based on the benefits of the land and the goals the homeowner has in mind. 

Here are a few reasons to spruce up your home with a new deck:

  1. Decks are great for entertaining: A deck is the ideal place for hosting events where guests have more freedom to move around. They are great for enjoying the beautiful weather while saving the inside from needing extra clean up. It is an ideal location to gather around the BBQ
  2. A deck increases the value of a home: Home improvements are always a great idea when it comes to increasing the value of your home. Choosing to add a deck is beneficial to not only the home’s value, but it’s desirability too! Decks are typically a sought-after feature for homebuyers when searching for a forever home.
  3. It provides extra space: A deck provides more space, whether it’s for a quiet retreat from a hectic house or for entertaining. This “extra space” also comes in handy by providing additional storage space to free up room in the yard for other needs.
  4. Decks provide a safe space for kids and pets: Decks are perfect for outdoor memory making and family bonding time. The great thing about having a deck is that they can be built with rails and gates, creating a secure area for little ones and/or pets to play. 
  5. They can fit any budget: Decks can be customized to meet the homeowner’s budget and desired look. It can enhance the existing qualities of the home without draining savings. Adding a back deck is practical for homeowners who are on a budget but want to add value to their home.

Transform your home and yard with a new deck.  Deciding on a desired style and finding a trustworthy contractor are the first steps to scoring a dream deck.  Sierra Structures wants to help bring that vision to reality.  Contact us today to discuss porch options for your home!