Search Result for decking — 21 articles

Tips and Ideas on How To Build a Floating Deck

Posted by: on May 9th, 2014 | 13 Comments

Perhaps the most striking feature of Kristin Jackson’s recent backyard makeover is the island deck– or floating deck– she and her husband built. It’s a pleasant, shady spot in her backyard that incorporates the trees in its design. Kristin is an interior designer and author of the design and DIY blog The Hunted Interior, so [...]

Inspired: Patio Decorating Ideas

Posted by: on March 12th, 2014 | One Comment

No matter the size of your space, you can set up a great outdoor lounging or entertaining area with just a few accents. Here are a few patio decorating ideas to inspire you to get outside! Adirondack Chairs If you’re sprucing up a smaller space, Adirondack chairs are a great solution for a relaxed and laid back [...]

Refresh Your Deck With New Post Caps

Posted by: on July 16th, 2013 | 2 Comments

  Give your backyard deck a quick, inexpensive refresh before your next outdoor party or family gathering by simply adding or changing out the post caps. You’ll not only dress up your deck, but also enhance the look of your entire outdoor space. In this short video you will see just a sampling of the wide [...]

Places: A Floating Deck

Posted by: on July 10th, 2013 | 2 Comments

  Having a nice deck conveniently located just off the kitchen or living room is ideal for outdoor dining and relaxation. And who wouldn’t want to walk right out onto a deck from the bedroom to enjoy morning coffee and the newspaper? But if the design of your home won’t allow for the addition of a [...]

How to Build an Outdoor Privacy Wall

Posted by: on June 14th, 2013 | 3 Comments

  This stylish divider provides a little privacy on your platform deck while letting the breeze through. We have step-by-step instructions for the DIY outdoor privacy wall project. You can also download printable instructions.

Tips and Supplies for Cooking Outdoors

Posted by: on June 6th, 2013 | 2 Comments

Summer activities that include food cooked on the grill make for some of the best memories — and satisfied taste buds. It doesn’t matter whether you’re gathered around a gas or charcoal grill or an open campfire. The good times really get going when it’s time to eat. Even though it’s a familiar tradition, there [...]

A Charming Courtyard: Small Backyard Ideas by Hannah of Maple + Shade

Posted by: on May 3rd, 2013 | 5 Comments

In our Style Challenge series, we ask some of our favorite bloggers from around the web to surprise us with their ideas for creating a stylish and functional space using Home Depot products as a starting point. As a talented designer, we knew Hannah Maple would come up with some terrific small backyard ideas for this year’s Patio Style [...]

Places: Colorful Deck Ideas

Posted by: on March 20th, 2013 | One Comment

  Lately we’ve been so enamored with smartly decorated screened-in porches and beautifully painted floors, we’ve hardly had time to notice all the colorful deck ideas people are starting to explore. As the boundaries between indoor and outdoor living spaces continues to fade, many homeowners are taking a much brighter and bolder approach to their [...]

Deck Maintenance Tips

Posted by: on February 28th, 2013 | Make A Comment

  If you are fortunate enough to own a home with a deck, then you don’t need us to tell you that they are great outdoor living spaces. But if your favorite outdoor room has become weathered, splintered and gray from the all the abuse it takes from the elements, perhaps you’d appreciate some deck [...]

Home Depot’s Patio 2013: Patio Furniture Design Inspiration

Posted by: on February 6th, 2013 | 3 Comments

  Spring is quickly approaching, and before we know it, it will be time to brush off those patio cushions, pull out the umbrella, and prepare for afternoons basking in our outdoor rooms. With that in mind, we thought it would be nice to sit down with our resident design expert Sarah Fishburne, the Director [...]