All decked out

When it comes to enjoying the outdoors at home, it’s hard to beat a deck

Posted: June 7, 2014 at 2:02 a.m.

Adding a gazebo provides shade during the hottest months. Custom Deckworks photo

Whether you're looking for a quiet spot for morning meditation or a place to call party central, decks offer an easy way to connect with the great outdoors and expand livable space. Decks can be elaborate, multilevel outdoor living space limited only by your imagination ... and your budget.

This story is only available from our archives.