M.E Contracting is excited to announce that we were featured on the Marc and Mandy show recently. Daryl Ellis, our Landscaping Construction expert was invited on the show to answer a few questions about choosing the right material for our Pools and Decks. Benefits of PVC Deck over Wood … Read more about Pool Construction Q&A on the Marc and Mandy show
People often tend to group all "man-made" decking materials together. You either choose a more traditional wooden material, such as cedar decking, or you go with the "other" option. However that's not the case, and today we are going to look at two of the decking materials that are typically placed … Read more about Comparing PVC Decks to Composite Decks
Trex decks offer a wealth of advantages to any homeowner and are capable of overcoming the challenging conditions that they are almost certain to meet if installed in the Toronto area, but you won't be able to enjoy them properly if you don't have the proper lighting installed. Lighting is probably … Read more about Complementing Trex Decks With the Right Lighting
There are plenty of decisions to be made if you've decided to have a decked area installed in your yard, but none are more important than the type of material that the deck will be constructed from. The material will affect both the deck's appearance and the extent to which it is able to resist … Read more about Why Choose PVC Decks in Toronto?
Coming to the decision to have a deck built at your property is not hard; additional multi-functional living space that is affordable and known to offer an extremely high return on investment (87.4 percent according to Remodeling Magazine's Cost vs. Value Report). Sounds like a good deal, right?! … Read more about Questions You Should Always Ask Deck Builders Before They Start Work
You've most probably seen numerous decks during your lifetime that made you think "I want one of those!" The end results can look absolutely stunning, and while these decks might have appeared to just naturally integrate into the exterior areas of the home they were fitted onto and other features in … Read more about Design Aspects to Consider When Planning your Composite Decks
Now a must-have feature that seemingly every homeowner in Toronto wants, the range of options you have when having a deck installed are now vast. But it wasn't always that way! Actually until a company called Trex came along and developed the first composite decks, the options were actually fairly … Read more about Are Trex Decks the Best Choice for Your Toronto Backyard?
Along with Trex decks, Azek decks are now one of the leading manufacturers of residential decking products, boasting four different "collections" of decking boards in addition to innovative features that can be integrated into the design of a decked area to improve both aesthetics and functionality. … Read more about A Brief Guide to Azek Decks
What comes to mind when you think of your backyard deck? Perhaps it will be where you gather for family barbecues, parties, or a place where you can enjoy solitude in a hammock or deck chair. The bottom line is that your deck is where you will be able to enjoy yourself and the nature around … Read more about Composite Decking in Toronto – Factors to Consider
Your decking is an external extension of your home. Because of this, it needs to be attractive as well as practical. Whatever your individual values, you would perhaps also require your decking to be environmentally friendly, durable and low maintenance. If these are qualities of decking that you … Read more about All You Need to Know About PVC Decking in Toronto
Toronto homeowners, who are seeking to renovate or build decking, are faced with the staggering number of available material options. This cheat sheet will help you understand the various materials and design options of custom decking that are available to you, to best suit your family’s budget, … Read more about Toronto Custom Decking Cheat Sheet