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Embrace Fall Foliage and Flowers with UglyDeck

Embrace Fall Foliage and Flowers with UglyDeck

Gardening season doesn’t end when summer does! There are some classic fall flowers and plants that are just about to come into bloom with the cooler weather. Here are some of the top picks for popular fall plants to spruce Learn more
Bring the Comforts of Your Living Room Outside to Your Patio or Deck

Bring the Comforts of Your Living Room Outside to Your Patio or Deck

When you think of outdoor furniture, stiff plastic loungers, splintery wooden chairs, or uncomfortable metal benches and tables might come to mind. Luckily, those trends of the past are no longer your only options for outdoor furniture! In fact, there Learn more
How to Protect and Enjoy Your Deck This Fall!

How to Protect and Enjoy Your Deck This Fall!

Just because summer’s over doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy your outdoor deck anymore! Even though the temperature drops in the fall, homeowners’ use of their decks doesn’t have to follow suit. In fact, fall is a great time for Learn more
Keep Warm This Fall by Adding a Built-In Fireplace to Your Deck

Keep Warm This Fall by Adding a Built-In Fireplace to Your Deck

As the weather gets cooler and the leaves start to change colors, other fall staples like cider, warm sweaters, and anything pumpkin-flavored start sounding better and better. Sitting around a bonfire is one of those fall traditions that everyone loves! Learn more
Throw the Best Fourth of July Party with UglyDeck.com!

Throw the Best Fourth of July Party with UglyDeck.com!

What do you get if you cross a duck with fireworks? A firequacker! Celebrate this Fourth of July with one of the best American party pastimes – grilling out on your deck with family and friends. Relax and soak up Learn more
Summer of the Pergola: Add a Versatile, Custom Outdoor Living Space

Summer of the Pergola: Add a Versatile, Custom Outdoor Living Space

Duck houses come in all shapes and sizes, from simple to elaborate. Regardless of the styling, there are a few necessities for a house to be acceptable to a duck. A good duck house needs to be large enough, have Learn more
UglyDeck.com Winter Prep Step 3: Dress It Up

UglyDeck.com Winter Prep Step 3: Dress It Up

It may be hard to believe, but there is a man who dresses up his pet ducks every year for the annual Royal Easter Show in Sydney, Australia. He employs a dressmaker who actually styles each bird for his fashionable Learn more
Host the Perfect Fall Barbeque on Your Maintenance Free Deck

Host the Perfect Fall Barbeque on Your Maintenance Free Deck

Ducks do not bathe – at least not in the traditional sense. Instead of taking water baths, ducks engage in preening. What is preening? Preening is one of the most common activities of a bird, second only to feeding. It Learn more
Watch Your Materials: Traditional Decks May Cost More Than You Think

Watch Your Materials: Traditional Decks May Cost More Than You Think

What do ducks get after they eat? A bill! And what do many homeowners get when building with traditional decking materials? BIG bills! That’s right! The decking materials for building a traditional structure may be more costly in the long Learn more
In Addition to Supporting Homeowners and DIYers, Contractors Can Find Help at UglyDeck.com

In Addition to Supporting Homeowners and DIYers, Contractors Can Find Help at UglyDeck.com

Backyard chicken keeping has moved from hot trend to accepted practice. Given the familiarity with the urban poultry movement, some feel it is time to take it to the next level – duck keeping. Ducklings are cute, fairly easy to Learn more