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How To Get Your Deck Fall-Ready

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You don’t have to say goodbye to your deck just yet! Here are some easy tips for preparing your beautiful deck for the fall season.

The end of summer doesn’t mean you can’t still enjoy your beautiful outdoor space. You’ve used your deck to take advantage of the warm weather all summer long, but September doesn’t mean the fun is over. September in Maryland is a mild month. We still get warm days and cool evenings, which is perfect for grilling and dining on your deck. You don’t have to say goodbye to your deck just yet! Here are some easy tips for preparing your beautiful deck for the fall season.

Consider Its Purpose

If you’ve loved dining and entertaining on your deck this summer, September is another great month for just that. Just because the days are getting a little shorter, it doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy a glass of wine or some perfectly grilled early fall dishes. Make sure you’re lighting is equipt to brighten up space while setting the mood as well. If you plan on using your deck well into the fall, consider investing in a space heater to keep everyone comfortable while still taking in the great outdoors.

Know How To Prep

If you’re going to use your deck all year long, you must also know how to prepare for that kind of long-term use. Make a checklist of everything you think you will need and need to get rid of from the summer months. Maybe it’s time to tone down the bright pillows and cushions with something a little more fall-friendly. Maybe it’s time to consider new furniture if your current furniture is looking worn. Whatever it may be, this is a good time to re-imagine your deck space.

Do A Quick Check Up

Now that you know what you want to use your deck for this fall, it’s time to do a quick inspection. Go around your deck and look for any signs of damage. If you see something that can quickly be addressed, handle it with care. If you notice something that requires an expert’s touch, don’t hesitate to reach out to a local deck repair service.


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Albaugh & Sons specializes in commercial and residential deck installation and repair, among other deck services. With Albaugh & Sons, you’re choosing a trusted, family-owned business that has the right tools and professionals for your decking job. Turn your dream deck into a reality by contacting Albaugh & Sons today!

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