Factors to Consider in Designing a Deck

Choosing the right material

Design and location are two of the most important factors to consider before deciding on your deck but choosing the right material is another key factor. There are different materials to choose from in designing a deck including wood, vinyl and plastic. Consider the environment where your home is before deciding on your material. Determine what type of weather your home will encounter. Ask our experts what type of material would be best suited for your home. Our professionals have years of experience and have worked with a number of different homes.

Safety Factors

Safety factors is another important factor to consider before designing your deck. Many homeowners don’t consider safety elements when planning their decks. Stairs, guard rails, and handrails should all be included in deck designs. The location of stairs should be away from any windows and should provide easy access in the event of an emergency. Additionally, guardrails and handrails should be in the proper locations at the proper height to prevent people from falling from the deck. Safety features should always be a main priority in deck design.

Enhance the beauty of your home with an underdeck. RainAway Under Deck systems can match your home’s current gutter and siding. We also offer 23 different colors, including cream, white, eggshell, cocoa brown, bronze and much more!

RainAway can even install accessories to make your outdoor living space more enjoyable, including ceiling fans, lights and porch swings. The accessories are firmly attached to a joist to provide maximum stability.

Unlike other companies that install your underdeck system and don’t provide protection against leaking, RainAway offers a lifetime warranty on your underdeck installation.

RainAway Under Deck Systems has been creating dry spaces under second story decks for over 20 years. If you are interested in having an underdeck installed at your Atlanta Metro Area home, call us today at (770) 928-7246. We specialize in dry below deck systems, dry underdeck systems, underdeck drainage systems and basement waterproofing.

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  • Customer Testimonials
    Almost one (very rainy) year ago, we used RainAway Deck Drain Systems to install our underdeck system at our home. It is fabulous. It is life changing. We now enjoy grilling, entertaining, reading, writing, relaxing on our patio under the deck. Rain or shine, we can still be outside and comfortable! After researching and talking to other similar companies, we chose RainAway. The quality, care and attention to every detail by the employees was amazing. And they take great pride in their work and want to make sure the customer is happy with the product. And the quality of the ...
    Couldn't be happier! Jeff was very helpful in answering a lot of the questions we had and was always quick to respond. He was able to get us scheduled and the team came out and did a tremendous job installing it within day. No leaks, it looks great, and now we have an extra living space outdoors to stay cool and dry! Thanks Jeff!
    Jeff Butler and his team did a GREAT JOB on our project!!! His crew was courteous and professional and finished the work on schedule and on budget. The finished product is better than we had imagined and we will enjoy it for many years to come.