How DecksDirect Makes Your Deck Project Smooth, Easy, and Fast!

It can be intimidating to take on a deck project, especially if you haven’t upgraded a deck before. But with the right guide, a deck project can be smoother than you imagine - and take it from us: a better deck life is totally worth it.

At DecksDirect, we are committed to being that guide, so that no matter your skill or experience level, you can enjoy everything a great deck has to offer. Whether you're renovating an existing deck or building a new one from the ground up, we’ve got a website full of project planning help and a team of experienced project managers ready to chat via phone or email. Read on to learn how you can work with DecksDirect’s team for any and all of your deck project needs!

An experienced deck project planner helps a customer plan their dream deck

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Don’t Know What You Want?

If you’re still trying to plan your new deck, let DecksDirect be your inspiration guide! We carry the widest selection of premium deck products around so you can browse all sorts of style and feature options.

To start, browse our photo galleries and see how other customers of ours have created one-of-a-kind decks with our premium offerings.

Browse Photo Galleries

Additional Resources

Need to know what deck railing matches your home’s architecture? Check out our Railing Style Guide.

Want to find the right deck boards for your space? Check out our Deck Boards Guide.

Call 1-888-824-5316 to talk to an experienced project planner about your specific deck goals.

A dream deck with a grilling area and outdoor games area

Don’t Know What You Need?

So you’ve got a rough vision in mind, but you don’t know all the parts and systems you need to get there - if that’s the case, our project planners can offer the perfect next step!

Give our team a call at 1-888-824-5316. We’ll chat with you about your dream deck - how it will look, who will use it, and where it sits - then draw you up a personalized plan to fit your budget, timeline, and goals!

Call A Project Planner
A deck project plan becomes a reality

Additional Resources

Want to read more about deck projects? Check out our Knowledge Builders section for informative articles on all things decks.

Don’t know what that piece is called? Brush up on your decking terms in our Deck Terms Glossary.

A diagram showing the basic parts of a deck frame

Don’t Know How Much You Need?

If you’re in the planning process and need a ballpark of how much material you need for your space, you’re in luck! We offer a handful of quick estimating tools to help you determine how many balusters you need for a railing, or how much underdecking your space requires.

Free Estimating Tools
Deck boards being installed with hidden fasteners

Additional Resources

We staff an in-house team of estimators to plan your projects as efficiently as possible. Give us a call at 1-888-824-5316 to make sure you don’t over-buy or under-buy materials.

Another option: measure out the dimensions of your deck space and sketch a rough outline with the dimensions labeled. Email it to along with a quick description of your project, and we’ll follow up to get you a detailed materials estimate.

Don’t Know What To Do?

Not sure how your project goes together? Need help planning a project you can finish by a certain date, maybe a grad party, a Fourth of July celebration, or the end of building season? This is the perfect time to contact our project planners, who can connect you with all the information you could possibly need.

At DecksDirect, we love all the minuscule details of a personalized deck project. When you’ve got a building full of people who love learning and remembering so many odd details about deck boards, fastening systems, top rail profiles and more (we’re weird, we know), it’s easy to find the answer to any project questions you have. Give us a call and see what we can do for you!

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Additional Resources

You can find lots of valuable project walk-throughs in our collection of How-To Guides from industry pros.

A dream deck setup with a fireplace