4 Reasons You Should Add a Deck to Your Home
A home is never truly finished. There are always options for renovations & remodels. Whether you are looking to change up your current layout or are still a few more projects away from your dream home, there is always more to do. One project many homeowners consider is the addition of a deck. There are many reasons to build an outdoor deck and because every homeowner is different, decks have a lot of different values.
- Perfect For Introverts & Extroverts
The most common benefit brought up around the concept of adding a deck is hosting. From BBQs, birthdays, to Fourth of July parties, the list of events goes on and on. And big parties are all well and good, but for many deck owners, a hidden benefit of owning a deck is the tranquillity it provides. Some homeowners enjoy getting to leave their house without actually leaving their house for a quiet morning cup of coffee or a late night dinner.
- Add Home Value
Adding a deck can greatly increase your home’s market value. The return on investment on a well-maintained deck can be very high. Whether you are planning to sell soon and want to increase your asking price, or planning to sell decades down the road, building a deck now will boost your home’s market value.
- Larger Home
Installing a deck provides your home with more space. As your family grows so should your home. Owning a deck means more space for your family to spread out without having to pay for an entire extension. Decks also act as the perfect connection between your home and your back or side yard.
- Inexpensive & Quick Project
Compared to remodeling, renovating, or extending your home, adding a deck is a project with a high return on investment. A deck can be built quite quickly and the materials needed are not too expensive. Many homeowners start the decking process in early Spring so that their deck is up and running before the beginning of summer. Overall, a deck installation offers an entirely new space to your home filled with potential for a relatively cheap and easy installation.
If you are looking to add a deck to your home, consider having it done professionally by Driscoll Contracting. At Driscoll Contracting, we can help you choose materials, design your deck, and install it so that you can get the most out of your home this summer. For a free quote or with any questions call us at 781-405-5584 or contact us on our website.