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The Best Way to Utilise Your Deck
Decking August 31 2022
Who doesn’t want a backyard where they can spend cool, breezy summer days? Building a deck will surely cater to your summer bucket list. Once you’re done with designing the structure and building your backyard beauty, the next step is to figure out how to use it in the best way possible. Melbourne Construction Solutions has one of the finest Carpenters Ferntree Gully-wide who can help you with every decking concern. If you want your deck to stand out, continue reading and get in contact with us today.


A fireplace can be a great addition to your deck. It adds to the aesthetics and keeps you warm as well. Although it may only be of use in winter, it still adds beauty to your backyard. Remember, you don’t have to go with everything that’s made for decks. Keep your layout and your property theme in mind when you decide to implement new ideas.

Built-in Furniture 

You may have already seen built-in furniture on decks before. Some people use it to stash towels while in a pool and some use it for family gatherings. It is one of the most exciting features that can make your deck comfortable for the guests. Get built-in furniture and transform your outdoors to a pleasant space.

Stair Design 

Designing a unique idea for your staircase can make your whole deck stand out. Most decks are built with curvy or rounded stairs. However, the designs are not limited and you can always get creative with your decking stairs. Depending on how your space works, you could even go for a winding staircase to make your deck look unique.


You can also get some nice plants and decorate your deck. It gives off a lush, green vibe and makes it a comfortable and pleasant space to spend some time outdoors. You can get pots, vases, and even vines that you can hang around the benches. Not everything needs to be expensive or complicated to add to your deck. Small and subtle things can also make your deck stand out.

Outdoor Lightning 

Creative deck lights come in handy when it is time to give a bit of dazzle to your deck. Outdoor lightning can give your deck a warm and cosy vibe, but it can also be used to improve your deck’s safety. Lightning is a simple thing but the way you represent it and decorate your deck makes everything look more elegant.

Seating Area 

Creating a seating space is not just for aesthetics but it is one of the best ways to utilise all that extra space. You can create it under a high deck and let it provide shade to the seating area on the patio. It provides a good and comfy space to sit outside and enjoy the weather. Now that you know different ways to decorate your deck and use it in multiple ways, reach out to Melbourne Construction Solutions so we can turn your dream into reality! Mel Pic