Deck Projects

Customize your deck like never before.

Building a deck is a great way to increase your outdoor living space, and it has never been easier. There’s also never been more options: from treated lumber to composite, you can customize your deck like never before.

The experts at Carter Lumber can help you create the perfect deck to beautify your outdoor space. Browse our wide variety of decking products, get a customized quote for a new deck, or take some time to learn why Carter Lumber is the best place to start your deck project.

Choose the Right Decking

Having options is great for consumers, but too many options can be overwhelming. There are more options for decking and railing today than ever before, so let Carter Lumber help the right material for your new deck. We help our customers find products that fit their style and budget.

Building and Designing a Deck

Have a new deck project in mind? Building a deck is an exciting home improvement that not only adds value to your home, but it also makes for an enjoyable outdoor area. There can be more than what you'd expect when building and designing a new deck. Below is what you should expect for your decking project. Let's start tackling the basics for your new outdoor focal point.

If you still need help, any of our locations can assist you or refer you to a local contractor who can help you get started. Contact us today to get started.

Treated Lumber FAQs

Pressure-treated lumber is a wood that's been treated with a preservative to protect it from weather, fungus, decay, and insects. It's the foundation of every deck, but it's also a great option for deck boards and railings due to it's durability.

There are, however, misconceptions about treated lumber and things you should know if you're going to choose it for your deck. We're here to clear things up and give you peace of mind.

Deck Maintenance and Repair

Unfortunately, no matter what type of deck material you choose, treated lumber or composite decking, you'll have some regular maintenance to perform to keep it looking like the day it was installed.

Let Carter Lumber help you keep your deck looking brand new.