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These Five Great Patio Door Options Can Boost Your Home's Appeal

If you’re updating your home’s patio, the patio doors are a great place to start. It’s a good idea to consider the available options before simply replacing your current doors with a similar selection, however. It’s possible to upgrade your home’s look without spending money—and it’s just as easy to enhance your home’s overall appeal, comfort, and energy efficiency with these five options.

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How A Screened Porch Benefits Your Home

Adding a screen to your porch can open a wide variety of options for you and your family. Whether it be barbecues, enjoying drinks in the sun, or simply looking at the stars at night, a screened porch can offer so much opportunity to enjoy the outside (without the hassle that generally comes with being in the great outdoors). Here's a look at some of the many benefits that come with a screened porch.

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Is a Screen Porch in Your Future?

Right now, it probably seems like winter will never end. And we all know that northern Midwest winters last quite a while. All we can think about is the warm months that are ahead! That’s why it’s never too early to think about ways to enjoy your spring and summer months while they last. In fact, if you're due for a refund on your taxes from 2018, planning an addition to your home can be a fun and rewarding project that could help brush away the winter blues.

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Signs Your Patio Doors Need to Be Replaced

The patio doors in your home do not last forever. Regardless of whether you have sliding patio doors or doors that swing on hinges, there will come a time when they need to be replaced. Here are a few of the most common signs that your patio doors are nearing the end of their lifespan and need to be replaced:

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Is Wood or Composite Decking Best for You?

When the time comes to build a new deck on your home, you may wonder which construction materials are the best choice for your particular location. Before making your final decision, consider the following information:

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Designing a Deck for Your Lifestyle

Few structures can make a backyard more liveable and comfortable than a well-designed deck. Decks provide a clean place for the kids and to play and for friends and family to gather for a fun party under the sun or stars.

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Choosing the Best Patio Doors for Your Home

Patio doors can add value to your home by opening up a dark interior and flooding it with beautiful natural light. Warm sunlight has a therapeutic effect on the human mind and body by helping to lighten your mood and providing a healthy dose of Vitamin D.

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Adding More Outdoor Living Space with a Deck or Screen Porch

Outdoor living spaces, such as screened porches or decks, can expand a homeowners options. For instance, a deck with an overhead pergola can give you a beautiful place to grill those steaks and hamburgers for family and friends out of the hot sun. It would also provide a place for kids to play outdoors and parents to relax with a refreshing drink after a long day.

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Five Inspiring Front Porch Ideas

Your home’s front porch can be a defining feature. Many homeowners install windows and doors to instill a sense of warmth, comfort, and security in their living area. Sometimes, however, the front porch makes all the difference.

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Why Trex Wooden Decks Beat Out Concrete, Every Time

C&T Siding loves giving our homeowners valuable decking options. If you haven’t yet, check out our Custom Deck Builder. We feel every home deserves custom-tailored woodwork. Before you install a concrete deck, consider picking a modern Trex installation.

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