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A deck is a valuable home addition to your home’s architecture. But you can’t identify the advantages until you install one in your house. Who can deny the extra square footage that adds value to your house in terms of real estate? Let’s take a look at some common benefits of adding a deck to your home.

  • Additional square footage
  • Increased functional and live space
  • Enhanced aesthetic appeal of the house
  • Family get-together and parties hosting area
  • Low maintenance, yet, more comfort and opportunities to relax
  • Cheaper than other home additions

What is a Composite Deck?

You can pick from a wide variety of different decks. Choosing one that best suits your needs is critical to prevent the loss of time, energy, and even your money.

Composite Decks are a convenient option among homeowners. As opposed to a traditional wooden deck, composite decks consist of a few materials besides wood. Below are some reasons to choose a composite deck for your house.

Why Choose a Composite Deck?

Expensive in the Short-run, Cheaper in the Long-run

This is one of the primary differences between a traditional wooden deck and a conventional composite deck. Due to the use of certain materials in building a composite deck, they are more expensive than wooden decks.

However, they provide a significant return on investment in the long-run. The composite material in the deck can withstand different weather conditions, insects, molds, mildews/ fungus, and other sorts of wood-damaging problems to a great extent. Hence, they offer extreme durability and longevity.


As earlier, composite decks are not susceptible to the effects of wear and tear. In fact, they do not require hefty maintenance like painting, staining, or taking care of any splinters (which is common in wooden decks). An additional feature in some of the latest composite decks makes them slip-resistant. Now, you can enjoy the rains with your family while sitting on the deck.


You get plenty of variety when selecting a composite deck for your home. The colors will suit your home’s unique style. The texture and the grain of the composite deck provide the appearance of a traditional wooden deck. At the same time, it retains robust durability and longevity.


Besides the task of choosing a composite deck, you will have to consider the process of installing it. Of course, you cannot do it all on your own. You should hire highly-trained and knowledgeable professionals. Tom Curren Companies can help people improve homeowners improve their property’s interior and exterior. Contact us today to get started. 


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