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Advantages of Having a Deck

Advantages of Having a Deck
Consider these reasons why adding a deck can make your home so much more enjoyable!

Our homes are meant to be where we feel most relaxed and most ourselves. It’s a place to stay safe indoors and have fun outside in the backyard. A home may have a great design, but it may sometimes be not enough for our lifestyle needs. While the inside of a home may have all the amenities, the outdoors are lacking. Adding a deck to the backyard is one of the best ways to give your home the benefits it needs.


Added Curb Appeal

One simple benefit that a deck adds to a property is curb appeal. Having a beautifully-designed one adds to the whole appeal of the premises, especially if you choose materials and colors that go with the home’s architecture. When you pull up to your house or look out from the interior, you can enjoy a stunning view every day.

Increased Home Value

The value of your home will also increase after the addition. All of the benefits that a deck adds will make the home more valuable, so you can get more from your house if you choose to sell one day. A deck makes your home a more expensive property.

More Square Footage

One of these advantages that makes your house price rise is the added square footage. This outdoor addition means you and your family have more space to roam and still call it all home. Decks can have many different accessories, like an outdoor kitchen, a dining area, a lounge area, a fire pit, or even a double-sided fireplace. You can also add a shaded feature on one side of the deck, like a pergola, gazebo, or screened-in porch.

More Space to Entertain

With the different types of features you can add on your deck, you also have the potential to entertain outdoors. Everyone loves fresh air and the sunlight; a deck is a perfect place to take loud gatherings of friends out of the house. It is also ideal for campfire settings on temperate evenings. Whether you dine or relax, a deck allows you to do either in style.

Ability to Enjoy the Outdoors

Spending time outside has many health benefits. The sunshine and fresh air can do wonders for the lungs and the mood. Having a deck can encourage one to eat more meals from the grill and engage in a healthier, active lifestyle.

Bring Your Landscaping Vision to Life with Michael Bryan Landscapes

When you work with Michael Bryan Landscapes, you are bringing your landscaping vision to life with a team of experts who are committed to the quality of their work on your home. Whether you want to design a landscape for your outdoor space, build a deck, or install a stone patio, our team of experts is ready to help you make it happen. Since 2009, we have served Maryland and Northern Virginia with a variety of landscaping, hardscaping, design, and installation services that not only keep your outdoor space looking great but working as efficiently as possible to meet the needs of your family throughout the year. If you are ready to get started with your landscaping project or service today, call us at 443-203-1951 or email us at Be sure to check us out on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest for updates and weekly landscaping tips!

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