Improving the Curb Appeal of Vinyl Decks when Selling Your Home

Selling a home quickly is important when you’re a homeowner, and overlooking “curb appeal” can hold up and sale, including that of your back yard and vinyl deck. So how can you improve the appeal of your vinyl deck when it comes to selling your home? Tip #1: Take Care of Doors If you’re already giving your front door a …

Last-Minute Father’s Day Gifts for Vinyl Deck-Loving Dads

Father’s Day arrives in just a few days, are you ready? Help Dad enjoy time on his vinyl deck even more this year with some easy last-minute outdoor gifts for Father’s Day. Relaxation Gifts for Hard-Working Dads After a long day, does Dad like to spend time unwinding on his vinyl deck, patio or roof deck? You can help him …

Decorating Vinyl Patios and Decks with the Color of the Year

If you’re looking for a new direction when decorating vinyl patios and decks, consider Pantone’s color of the year, “Greenery” – it’s beautiful! Get inspiration with this color and use it to bring some brightness to your outdoor space. What is “Greenery”? Pantone’s greenery is a soft, mellow, but cheerful shade. It’s not as bright as a grassy hue, but …

Checking your Vinyl Deck in Spring

So spring has finally arrived, and as the days warm up you’re ready to start enjoying your vinyl deck, roof deck, or patio. But is it safe to do so? If you’re not sure, please take a bit of time to read this post and do a safety check. Why Check Vinyl Decks in Spring? After all, your deck just …

Easy Mother’s Day Gifts to Compliment Vinyl Patios 2017

Yikes! There are just a few more days until Mother’s Day 2017. If you’re stuck for a gift, we have a few last-minute suggestions to get you through. Here are our recommendations for gifts for moms who like to spend time on their vinyl patios, decks, and gardens. Say it With Flowers Drab deck? Pitiful patio? You can instantly jazz …

Vinyl Deck Safety Month – Protect Your Deck

The North American Deck and Railing Association (NADRA) declares each May deck safety month and Econodek wants to help you ensure your vinyl deck is as safe as possible, so we’ve pulled together some things to look for. You can also download NADRA’s checklist for more tips. Look for Wet Wood Under Your Vinyl Deck Any issue with wood can …

Low Maintenance Vinyl Decking – Alternative to Wood Deck

While most of us love the look of wood decks, it’s the annual maintenance that’s a major drawback. Rather than spending hours sanding and staining, perhaps it’s time to find an alternative to a wood deck surface that significantly cuts down on maintenance. Econodek recommends covering your deck surface with vinyl decking. Here’s why: Vinyl Decks – Ready for Spring …

6 Inspirations for Improving Decks & Patios this Spring

Now that spring has arrived in our part of the world, you’re likely looking forward to warmer afternoons spent relaxing on your patio, balcony, or outdoor vinyl deck. If your vinyl patio or deck needs a bit of work before you’re ready to relax into it, here are some places you might want to start: Spring Tip #1: Add Zones …

Choosing a Vinyl Surface for Pool Decks

Who doesn’t love a good pool? What becomes a pain is dealing with the pool surround. Typically concrete, over time the pool deck surface can heave and crack – leaving the homeowner with an unattractive surface. Fortunately, a vinyl decking surface can be just the ticket to restoring a pool surround. Vinyl Pool Decks – Immediate Improvement With different colors …

Can a New Vinyl Deck Help Your Health?

How are you feeling these days? A bit tired, slow, sad, or just not yourself? Surprisingly, the cure to what ails you could be waiting for you in your backyard. That’s right, a new vinyl deck could be just the ticket to help you find your health again by reducing stress and anxiety, even lowering blood pressure. Here’s how! Sunshine …