What is the ROI on Wood Decking?

In a recent survey of Remodeling Magazine’s 2010-2011 cost vs. value data, U.S. homeowners can recoup an average of 72.8% of their investment from adding a wood deck, and 66.25% from adding a composite deck, based upon the increase of the resale value of their home…and these numbers were reported in the middle of a…

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Ipe Deck Repair using Ipe Color Head Screws

Last month I received a frantic call from a customer whose first contractors messed up a lot of expensive Ipe decking!  They screwed the boards in very haphazardly, countersinking some, leaving others at the surface, and completely ignoring any concept of straight lines. The new contractors hired to fix the problems had to flip the boards and…