One thing that we forget to consider with a vinyl roof deck is that it is a…roof! Not only do they provide a great place to relax and enjoy the view or entertain friends, but they are also an important barrier between the elements and the rest of your home. Regular usage and extreme weather, as
If your condo vinyl decking requires repairs, what happens if your strata delays? An interesting article caught the Tuff Industries team’s attention recently. A reader and condominium owner wrote into The Province, detailing her difficulty with her East Vancouver strata which required multiple vinyl deck repairs since 2000 but were subsequently delayed by her strata.
If your townhouse, or condo, or home leaves little room to enjoy nature, perhaps it’s time to consider installing a garden on your vinyl roof deck or patio? For very little investment you can enjoy all the splendors of your own little forest or garden oasis, with a few tips from Tuff Industries, of course.
You have a home, townhome, brownstone etc., and are considering the addition of a vinyl roof deck. The first question you ask yourself – “is it worth it?” Tuff Industries will help you decide whether installing a roof deck will enhance or detract from the sale-ability of your home. Statistics on Vinyl Roof Decks and
During the bad weather months, it’s a great idea to think about how much you’re going to use your vinyl deck or patio this year. One major trend in outdoor entertainment this year is to get even more use out of your spaces by installing an outdoor kitchen. But why should you install an outdoor
Wood decks do offer a neat look – but unless you’re prepared for a huge amount of maintenance it might be better to find an alternative. Whether you are building a new deck/patio, or simply want to refresh the look of your current deck, vinyl decking offers major advantages over wood. Tuff Industries explains why:
Although concrete was once a popular option for pool surrounds, today vinyl pool decks are just as popular and much more beautiful. Whether for a new build or to revitalize an existing outdoor pool, adding a vinyl pool deck surface offers significant benefits. Tuff Industries has pulled together a few things to consider to help
When you think about it, waterproof decks have to deal with a lot of factors. Decks need to maintain their structural integrity, protect the underlying surface, and stay looking great through bad weather and traffic. If the slope of a waterproof deck is not enough to clear water, standing puddles can cause issues. Additionally, areas
A hot tub is a fantastic addition to any vinyl deck or patio. With any major renovation adding a hot tub requires some serious consideration and planning. Tuff Industries has pulled together some best practices for hot tub installation on your vinyl deck to maximize your enjoyment. Tip One: Start with Function Before you start
Once you’ve decided it’s time to refresh your space with a new vinyl deck surface, the next step is to find a contractor to install the vinyl membrane. Tuff Industries has pulled together a few tips on choosing a vinyl deck expert for your project. Start by asking the following questions: Are you licensed to