1. Care, Maintenance, and Upkeep For Your Deck

    Having a deck in Fort Collins is nice, isn’t it? If you have a West-facing deck, you might be lucky enough to have a view of Horsetooth Rock. If it faces East, you likely have a front-row seat for all of the lightning storms over the plains. Heck, even if your deck doesn’t provide you with a vie…Read More

  2. 4 Traits Of A Quality Deck

    In Northern Colorado, the deck on a home is one of the most popular places to be for three out of four seasons of the year. With our relatively temperate and mostly dry climate, decks in and around the greater Windsor, Colorado area also tend to hold up quite well, unlike decks in the Southwest wher…Read More

  3. Outdoor Home Entertainment 101

    Late summer and early fall are both excellent times to spend with family and friends in the cooling Northern Colorado climate. From watching the Broncos play on Sundays to celebrating birthdays, anniversaries, and national and religious holidays, there are lots of great reasons to get together at th…Read More

  4. How to Choose the Perfect Pergola for Your Deck

    As a homeowner, you’re always looking for ways to make your home more valuable to you and your family. What’s more, you want to spend more time outdoors. What better way than to address those wants than to install a pergola with or on your deck? As the premiere decking contractor in Northern Col…Read More

  5. 5 Easy Tips to Keep Your New Deck Clean

    Did you just get a new deck installed by your local deck contractor serving Fort Collins? Now you have a great space to unwind after a busy day or entertain your friends and family. What’s more, the extra time you will get to spend outdoors may help improve your health. A new deck is a win-win for…Read More

  6. The 5 Common Mistakes DIY Deck Builders Make

    So you’re thinking about building your own deck. It’s a great project to complete by yourself. In most cases, a deck can be built in stages so that it doesn’t require a lot of time each day to make gradual progress on it; however, the deck building process is rife with potential mistakes that …Read More

  7. Here’s How DIY Deck Building Costs You More Money

    You want a new deck for your home. Either you’re replacing the one you have, or you need to hire a local deck installer to get a brand new one added. You may think you want to build a deck all on your own. At JJ Fencing & Decks, we encourage the DIY spirit. One of the reasons we build decks fo…Read More

  8. 5 Impressive Deck Designs for Your Deck Build

    You want to build a deck for your home in Fort Collins, but you’re not sure what type or style of deck you want. You’ve got a list of how you want to use your new deck, but you’re not sure how the design is going to affect this list. Ultimately, you’re ready to talk to a local deck installer…Read More

  9. The 4 Reasons to Build an Outdoor Living Space

    Imagine your home. Where do you spend the majority of your time? For most, it’s the bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, and backyard. You spend time in most of these places due to necessity. You have to sleep, shower, and eat. But why do we love to spend so much time outside? An open letter from Harvard s…Read More

  10. 6 Important Deck Safety Tips

    As a deck owner, you have one more obligation to maintain and take care of: your deck. One of the scariest moments for a deck owner is when their upper-level deck gets overloaded and collapses under the weight of friends and family. It can be a tragedy that you do not want to experience. This is jus…Read More