An open, un-roofed porch or platform, either free standing or extending from a house or building. Modern decks usually consist of a support structure made from treated wood which is floored with deck boards made from treated wood, composite materials, vinyl or  naturally insect and decay resistant wood such as redwood, or ipe.













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About Tony Wood

Tony is a life time resident of North Carolina with over 30 years experience in multiple facets of the industrial, commercial and residential construction industry. For the past 23 years he has owned and operated Wood's Home Maintenance Service, providing services primarily in Johnston, Wake and Sampson Counties of North Carolina. ______________ ______________________________________________________ The information contained in this Blog is opinion derived, from hands on experience of over 30 years in the construction industry and by extensive research by the author. All postulations are referenced to the geographic location in which this experience was gained.
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