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Decking Long Island
Enhance how you use space by adding storage.
Are you getting the most out of the space on your deck, or do you have clutter like gardening tools, watering cans, and kids’ toys? If you spend a lot of time in your yard, it may be natural that you stuff starts piling up on your deck. Adding storage to your deck helps you get organized and gives you more space for hanging out.
Storing your supplies in deck boxes helps you neaten up a bit, but we recommend you try a built-in storage bench for the combined benefit of more seating and more storage. You can either build a storage bench yourself as a weekend project or talk to your contractor, and it can easily be made out of the same material as your deck.
Add a pergola, and drape it with vines for shade!
Bougainvillea is a great vine for covering your pergola!A pergola over your deck provides shade from the sun and protection from weather while adding visual appeal to your deck. Many have a lattice time structure with an open top, which allows for air flow to your deck, but it’s possible to add a proper roof. If you have a vinyl or wood deck, you can have a pergola constructed from the same material, or you can opt for an aluminum pergola.
Depending on the structure of your pergola and how close together the rails are, you will achieve some shade with an open top pergola, but for full coverage, you need something to fill in the gaps. One option is draping cloth over your pergola. However, if you grow some climbing plants over the top, you’ll have a natural shady solution. We’re obsessed with pergolas covered in bougainvillea because it’s thick and woody for maximum shade, and the flowers come in beautiful shades of pink and purple. Plus, it’s naturally pest-free.
Other woody vines you can use to drape a pergola in the mid-Atlantic region include:
Wisteria (If you can, grow American wisteria rather than the varieties from Asia, which are classified as invasive species)
You may opt to cover your entire deck with a pergola, but if that seems claustrophobic rather than cozy to you, you can cover one area and leave the rest open.
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