Posted on 10/19/2020 4:00 AM By iDesign
As the temperature continues to cool and the fall season settles in, homeowners in Minnesota prepare to start their next round of house projects. Fall marks as an ideal season to take on one house project in particular: deck construction!
Posted on 5/20/2019 7:20 AM By iDesign
There are a variety of reasons as to why you should consider upgrading your deck. For one, like any upgrade, the purpose is to make your life easier. Additionally, you may want to add space, incorporate design features you’ve seen elsewhere, or simply just update for fun. To achieve your goals, meet codes, and stay on budget, you should work with a proven contractor like Intelligent Design, so your upgrades go well.
Posted on 8/20/2018 4:00 AM By iDesign
Summertime is the perfect time for you to remodel your backyard deck. With all the features that decks have to offer, you can create the ideal backyard experience for family or friends.
Posted on 6/4/2018 10:30 AM By iDesign
It is Springtime, and you are looking for a nice place to relax outdoors at your home. A deck is a perfect place to sit and relax with a cold drink, good book, and maybe even grilling. If you do not have a deck but have been thinking about building one, now is the time to build it. Intelligent Design has four steps to build that perfect deck for you and your family to enjoy.
Posted on 4/24/2017 4:00 AM By iDesign
Spring and summer are the perfect seasons to add a new deck. The weather is perfect, and everyone is looking forward to a great bar-b-que. If you are in the market for a new deck, then there are a few things you should consider when it comes to getting the perfect deck for your household.
Posted on 1/16/2017 4:00 AM By iDesign
It would be impossible to list every reason anyone has ever wanted to upgrade their deck, but there are a few common ones. The bottom line is, like any other home renovation, the process is designed to make your life better. To that end, it's always a good idea to discuss honestly with your contractor what you want to achieve with the renovations. Whether you want to incorporate a design feature that reminds you Grandmother's old deck, or a cosmetic aspect you like about a friend's deck, or simply want more space, your contractor has likely worked with similar reasons in the past and will know how to incorporate your vision with building codes and safety features to design and build a beautiful deck for you and your family.
Posted on 11/7/2016 4:00 AM By iDesign
If your house has a small, basic deck which came with the house, and especially if you like to spend time outdoors, you've probably considered ways to improve the deck whether adding on with an expansion or possibly building a new deck if you live in an older home. You may want more space, or you may want want a portion of the deck customized for a specific function. Regardless of the size of the deck, there are always options available to make it more suitable for your needs.
Posted on 4/4/2016 4:00 AM By iDesign
A deck on your home can be the source of a lot of happy memories with your friends and family. Decks are extensions of your home, so choosing the right deck is integral to getting the most enjoyment from your deck. At Intelligent Design, we want to help you realize your entertainment goals by increasing the chances you choose the appropriate deck for your home.
Posted on 3/7/2016 4:00 AM By iDesign
Decks enhance the look of homes. They provide a great way for families to enjoy their outdoor space at their convenience. However, decks tend to be an afterthought when it comes to making home improvements. The fact that it’s an outdoor structure, which may take less of a priority over other aspects of your home improvement project, makes it one of the last renovations homeowners do to their home.
At Intelligent Design, we have years of experience working on decks. As a result, we wanted to share a few benefits to adding decks that you may have overlooked.