Hardwood Decks Saugerties NY

Owning an elegant hardwood deck in Saugerties can feel like a tropical fantasy. The rich color variations and stylish grains of woods like ipé, mahogany, and walnut provide an exotic twist to a home's outdoor extension.

Local Companies

Willow Brook Gardens
(845)266-5411
1 Market Lane
Clinton Corners, NY
Ghent Wood Products Inc
(518)828-5684
1262 Route 66
Hudson, NY
Country Landscapes
(845)687-2118
3056 State Route 213 East
Stone Ridge, NY
Decker Construction Inc
(518)537-5331
28 Legrand Avenue
Tivoli, NY
Michael
Mountainside Home Inspections

845-688-7831
552 route 214
Chichester, NY
Alderwood Land Improvement
(518)325-3272
1362 County Route 11
Craryville, NY
Top of the Line Lawn Services
(518)537-3100
567 Snyderville Road
Elizaville, NY
Grandiflora
(845)758-2020
144 Pitcher Lane
Red Hook, NY
Meadowtop Farm LLC
(518)789-9777
4930 State Route 199
Pine Plains, NY
Staccio Charlie P Excavating CO Inc
(845)338-0069
81 Union Center Road
Ulster Park, NY

Provided By:

Source: BUILDING PRODUCTS Magazine
Publication date: May 29, 2007

By Jeffrey Lee

Owning an elegant hardwood deck can feel like a tropical fantasy. The rich color variations and stylish grains of woods like ipé, mahogany, and walnut provide an exotic twist to a home's outdoor extension.

But caring for tropical hardwoods can be a nightmare due to the staining, oiling, and washing required--and that's not to mention those pangs of guilt every time the environment-conscious homeowner thinks about the rainforest from which the woods were harvested.

For these and other consumers, composite decking manufacturers are delivering durable, low-maintenance boards with the more refined look of tropical wood. "High-end decking people like the richer colors, the hardwood look," says Kevin Brennan, vice president of sales and marketing for TimberTech, which offers its Earthwood plank in a tropical walnut color.

Though these high-end composite offerings are generally three times more expensive than basic pressure-treated pine, they're priced only slightly higher than lumbers like redwood, cedar, or ipé, and can be cheaper than more exotic woods. Basic composite decking, offered with fewer colors or options, is about two times the price of pressure-treated pine. Considering its minimal maintenance cost, composites can be a better value after just a few years.

Composite decking is sustaining its growth. Demand will expand more than 15 percent annually through 2009.

Click here to read full article from Replacement Contractor

Related Articles
- Hidden-Fastener Tool Saugerties NY
Premium synthetic decks are the heart of my deck-building business, and I use hidden fasteners on all of my projects. In fact, I’m so familiar with hidden clips and screws that I almost wince just typing about them.
- Fending off Sun, Wind, and Nosy Neighbors Saugerties NY
- Engineered Lumber Saugerties NY
- Exterior Products Introduction Saugerties NY