A well-designed deck can create a comfortable outdoor room that blurs the boundary between inside and out and provide architectural interest on an otherwise bland façade. Challenges on difficult sites can be mitigated by decks that offer usable space on steep, sloping sites and limit disturbance to critical root zones near mature trees.

A floating deck creates an inviting entertaining area under mature treesMulti-levels provide distinct areas for dining and entertaining
This multi-functional deck also provides architectural interest for the façade
Floating decks can minimize tree damage and increase usable spaceA series of steps and deck landing create a dramatic front entrance to this hillside home