Green Deck Guide
Decks, porches, and patios can boost the living space of a small house without the extra cost of walls, roof, and utilities
Yes, green building is about tight envelopes, water efficiency, and indoor air quality. But what if you want to build a deck so that you can enjoy the morning paper with coffee, or a cold beer in the evening, how do you make a deck green?
Begin by reviewing this collection of green deck building articles, advice, insights, and opinion.
Green Homes Articles
A Durable Deck Ties This Home to the Landscape
Green Building Strategies
Use naturally rot-resistant wood outside
Choose recycled wood-plastic composite lumber for decks and railings
Consider a patio instead of a wooden deck
The deck-house connection