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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

Does a deck increase home value?

A back deck may (or may not) increase your home’s value or attract potential buyers if you’re looking to sell. According to the Remodeling Impact Report: Outdoor Features, a new wood deck with an estimated construction cost of $10,000 recovered $8,000 for the overall recovery of 80%. Still, 9% of realtors suggested that home sellers should add a new wood deck before putting their home on the market, and 4% said this project has helped closed deals. 

The impact of adding a new deck will likely depend on its material (wood, composite, etc.) and where you live. For example, if you live in an area where people rarely spend time outside because of the weather, it’s reasonable to predict that prospective home buyers might not rate a deck highly on their list of must-haves when looking for a new home.  

When in doubt, consult with your realtor or a real estate expert to figure out if adding a new deck to your home is the right move to increase your home’s value. If it is, contact the best deck contractors near you to get free estimates and start planning your project.  

What’s the best way to set up a consultation or an appointment with a general contractor during the COVID-19 pandemic?

To set up a consultation or appointment with a general contractor during the COVID-19 pandemic, start by performing an online search for local professionals near you.

Message the contractor, and see if they are willing to set up a video consultation call instead of an in-person site visit. With video chat, the contractor may be able to assess the scale of the project, give you better information on what needs to be done and perhaps provide an estimate. Be sure to discuss virtual payments, as well as general strategies for staying safe.

What should I ask a deck contractor?

One of the first questions you should ask is whether the contractor has the proper license or insurance. To be a licensed contractor in many states, they must have the experience and knowledge to pass the requirements from your state’s licensing board. 

You should also inquire if they have done work related to your specific project. Just because they’re a contractor, that doesn’t mean they’ve built a deck or an addition like yours. Ask for photographs of decks they've built in the past, and go online to read reviews from past clients.

You also need to ask for a free estimate from several contractors so you know how much the project will cost you and so you can pay the best price.

Get started today by contacting the best deck contractors near you

How much does it cost to build a deck?

The cost of building a new deck or porch is $1,500. However, this price can vary depending on a few different factors. The square footage of the space, the type of materials to be used, the intricacy of the project and your specific region can cause the price to fluctuate. To find out how much your new deck will cost, get free estimates from the best deck contractors near you.

For more information, read “How much does it cost to build a deck or porch?

How can I find out if a general contractor is considered an essential COVID-19 service provider?

To find out whether a general contractor is considered essential in your area during the current coronavirus pandemic, visit your city or state’s government website, which will have information on essential services.

Find information on national recommendations by visiting CISA’s Identifying Critical Infrastructure During COVID-19 webpage. However, not all jurisdictions follow CISA’s definitions of critical infrastructure. 

Is it hard to build a deck yourself?

If you don’t have the skills, experience and qualifications, building a deck may be difficult for you to do on your own.

Structural integrity is key when constructing anything, but especially something you plan to have your family and friends use regularly. The safety of the structure takes careful planning and experience.

Professional contractors have the knowledge to make a safe, beautiful deck for you. They also know the proper permits and insurance required to legally build a new deck or remodel a porch in your city.

When in doubt, contact the best deck contractors near you and start getting free estimates today.

Can I use digital payments to pay for general contractor services?

Currently, many general contractors are using common digital payment services like PayPal, Venmo, Square Cash, Zelle, Google Pay and more. And more will likely adopt these and similar platforms as coronavirus continues to force companies to take on digital capabilities.

Contact general contractors beforehand to discuss whether they accept digital payments, and take all necessary measures to meet social distancing recommendations. You can also compare general contractors side-by-side online to see which ones accept digital payments.

Do general contractors offer remote or virtual services?

General contractors perform manual work and typically need to be present to complete their projects. However, if you come across a profile that states the contractor is offering remote services, ask what those services include. You can also ask if they can perform a consultation via video call and if they can do the job while following guidelines from the CDC and local agencies.

Reviews for Roswell decking professionals
Stephanie S.
Fixed rotted deck boards and repainted our deck- very pleasant to work with and did great quality work thank you
T Miller PaintingT Miller Painting
Jimmy M.
My deck was just serviced yesterday and I can state that Ross Property Services, LLC did a fantastic job staining my weathered deck.
Ross Property Services, LLCRoss Property Services, LLC
Shayne J.
Good value-for-money deck guys
Renew CrewRenew Crew
Tarakanath P.
I hired renew crew to get the deck staining done. They finished the project with power washing being done immediately and the actual deck staining couple of weeks later. Their overall work was okay with the staining but disappointed that they did not do the power washing underneath the deck which they said they would do but eventually did not do.There were also stains on the metal grills after the work was done which were not there before. Overall decent for deck staining but lacked in punctuality and customer satisfaction.
Renew CrewRenew Crew
Shan T.
Had a great experience with Jerome will definitely recommend him for any Deck repairs
NuLife In Home RepairsNuLife In Home Repairs
Mandi H.
Our deck turned out great! Kevin updated us at all times and we are happy with the work!
Penney Brothers ConstructionPenney Brothers Construction
Mary L.
Beautiful work! Jose removed our old deck and rebuilt a larger deck made from composite wood with cedar and aluminum railing. He matched our existing stacked stone columns perfectly. Work was completely on time and Jose actually showed up earlier than expected to start on the project. Highly recommend!
José DeckingJosé Decking
Thumbtack Customer
I could not have been more pleased with J & H. I needed my deck stained for a graduation party, and gave them very little time schedule to work with. Not only did they fit us in, they did an outstanding job of staining our deck. We had extensive damage and buildup from years of poor quality jobs and dog hair- J & H made our deck look brand new. Very professional and friendly crew- I will definitely be telling my neighbors about this company. Thank you!
J & H Painting Inc.J & H Painting Inc.
Jerry L.
Marco was prompt and was very careful in his work. I am very pleased with the job he did on our decks.
MG tree  & paintingMG tree & painting
Marie H.
We're so happy with the deck Bob built for us! He is adept at his craft and I would highly recommend his services.
Sully's HomeworksuSully's Homeworksu
Thumbtack Customer
Christian pressure washed and painted my deck. He did a wonderful job. He even went out of his way to repair a broken board before painting.
Alliance Home ImprovementAlliance Home Improvement
Elizabeth N.
The stairs to our deck were literally falling apart and we needed them fixed for safety, and the deck needed repainting as well. Ron's crew tore out everything that needed to go and rebuilt the stairs from scratch after putting down cement so they don't rot away again. They got it done quickly and the actual construction only took one day (plus a day before of power washing and a couple hours after for clean up). Everything blends seamlessly, you can't tell any work even happened on the deck except that with the new paint job it looks like new. Its a relief to have it fixed and done. It looks great and more importantly its sturdy and built to last now.
Peach State Painting and ConstructionPeach State Painting and Construction
Gabrielle F.
Quick to respond and got a big job done FAST at an amazing cost! My house is sparkling and deck looks great. Thank you Aries we’ll definitely be hiring again!!
Aries Empire LLCAries Empire LLC
Emily K.
Robert built a big, raised deck on our house and he did an excellent job. He’s easy to work with, has great craftsmanship and very tidy. 5 stars all around
Sully's HomeworksuSully's Homeworksu
Danny V.
My experience with PPI and Jordan was exceptional. He was always on time for appointments. He had excellent follow through. He is always polite and very professional. I hired PPI to rebuild a 30+ year old deck. I was very impressed with how quickly they were able to rebuild the deck. The quality of the build is top notch. I have never had a home renovation go so smoothly. I look forward to hiring PPI for future projects.
Preferred Property ImprovementsPreferred Property Improvements
Edward F.
Complete waste of time. Several missed appointments and broken promises after committing to my deck repair project. Poor communication and no regard for my time. I definitely don’t recommend anyone using this guy.
Sustainable Home and GardenSustainable Home and Garden
Thumbtack Customer
Scoa Remodeling installed new deck boards to replace the old ones. The price was fair, great quality, and they finished when promised. They cleaned up good afterwards too. We will use them again in the future.
Scoa Remodeling & Home RepairsScoa Remodeling & Home Repairs
Jeffrey S.
TLC Field Services did an extraordinary job on my deck. They replaced everything and went above and beyond the estimate. The quality of their workmanship is superb. Excellent fit and finish. I would certainly recommend them and use them again.
TLC Field Services llcTLC Field Services llc
Michael W.
José and his crew were fantastic. José was super responsive, they showed up early and worked so fast and got our deck done so quickly. I would highly recommend using José for your next project.
José DeckingJosé Decking
Melissa S.
J&H redid our two level porch. Moved all furniture, pressure washed, prepped and re-stained. Work was complete in two days. They weren't the cheapest, or the most expensive - and their work was great. Our deck looks amazing!
J & H Painting Inc.J & H Painting Inc.
Lyndsey H.
Extremely happy we found Jordan. Wish we had sooner. He did a great job adding stairs from our deck to the backyard and also adding built in bookshelves to our family room. You will be happy you contacted him.
Preferred Property ImprovementsPreferred Property Improvements
Denise S.
I reached out to Robert on Monday afternoon he came out Monday night to look at the job which was replacing deck stairs and railings. He did the job Tuesday and it was fantastic. Robert was very professional and definitely knows his craft. We WILLbe using him again. Highly recommend him
ATG LLCATG LLC
Dominique P.
I have only praises for Jose. He was very professional and his prices are very fair. He demolished & completed a new deck as well as other smaller wood work projects at my property. He was always on-time, did great work, extremely responsive and an over all pleasure to work with. Will definitely work with him again and highly recommend him.
José DeckingJosé Decking
Bill R.
Robert did a great job with the deck and I would highly recommend him to anyone. From the beginning, he outlined in the quote step by step what he was going to do and priced accordingly. He communicated with me throughout the process and let me know what the process would be. The final product could not be better and the work more than met my expectations.
Sully's HomeworksuSully's Homeworksu
Justin G.
Jose and his men were phenomenal. They quoted me a fair price to add stairs to my back deck, and used high quality material. The job was complete within 48 hours of Jose viewing the site and quoting me a price. They were friendly and answered all of my questions. Would highly recommend Jose, and I will use him for any other projects around my house.
Payma Home Solutions & More LLCPayma Home Solutions & More LLC
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