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Stunning Deck Ideas for Small Yards

Small yards present unique opportunities to create intimate, cozy, and inviting outdoor retreats.

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Stunning Deck Ideas for Small Yards

In the realm of outdoor living, size should never limit your creativity. At 3 Brothers Decking, we believe that every space, no matter how compact, holds the potential for breathtaking design. Small yards present unique opportunities to create intimate, cozy, and inviting outdoor retreats.

Multi-Level Decks: Take advantage of vertical space by incorporating multi-level decking. Tiered platforms not only add visual interest but also create distinct zones for dining, lounging, and gardening. By utilizing different levels, you can maximize every inch of your small yard while adding depth and dimension to the design.

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multi level deck with framed glass railing
multi level deck with frameless glass and cable railing

Floating Decks: For yards with limited ground space or uneven terrain, floating decks offer an elegant solution. These minimalist structures appear to “float” above the ground, providing a seamless transition from indoors to outdoors. Opt for sleek, low-profile designs to maintain a sense of openness and spaciousness.

floating deck with stairs
floating deck with cable railing
floating deck stairs with lights

Built-In Seating: Integrate built-in seating directly into your deck’s design to save space and streamline the layout. Bench seating along the perimeter not only maximizes seating capacity but also eliminates the need for bulky outdoor furniture. Consider incorporating storage beneath the seats to stow away cushions, gardening tools, or outdoor accessories.

built in deck bench seating
built in deck bench seating
built in deck bench seating

Compact Dining Areas: Create an intimate dining space on your deck with a compact table and chairs. Opt for space-saving furniture designs such as foldable tables, stackable chairs, or built-in benches with a pull-out table. Enhance the ambiance with string lights, lanterns, or a stylish outdoor rug to define the dining area.

dining area with outdoor lighting
cozy deck with seating area and roof cover
cozy outdoor seating for deck with firepit

Pergolas and Shade Structures: Escape the sun’s harsh rays and add architectural interest to your small yard with a pergola or shade structure. These overhead elements provide relief from the heat while adding visual appeal and defining the deck’s outdoor living space. Customize your pergola with retractable shades, climbing plants, or integrated lighting for added comfort and ambiance.

roof cover and shade structure for deck
pergola and string lighting for deck
cozy gazebo

Fire Features: Extend the enjoyment of your outdoor space into the cooler evenings with a fire feature. Whether it’s a sleek fire pit, a cozy fireplace, or a tabletop fire bowl, adding warmth and ambiance to your deck creates a welcoming gathering spot year-round. Arrange seating around the fire feature to encourage cozy conversations and relaxation.

cozy seating around firepit for deck
cozy deck seating around fire pit
cozy deck seating around fire pit

At 3 Brothers Decking, we specialize in maximizing space and functionality without compromising on style. Whether you’re dreaming of a cozy dining nook, a serene garden oasis, or a chic entertaining space, our team is dedicated to bringing your vision to life. With thoughtful design, innovative solutions, and expert craftsmanship, your small yard can become the ultimate destination for relaxation, entertainment, and enjoyment year-round. Contact us today to start transforming your outdoor space into a haven of beauty and tranquility.

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No matter the size of your project, we will provide you with the best quality craftsmanship available to create a deck that suits your personal tastes and needs.

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Our team of decking specialists is some of the best in Washington state, having planned and constructed hundreds of decks. We build decks that are tailored to the specific needs and wants of each individual customer, ensuring that you get exactly what you desire.

Our customers choose us for many reasons. First and foremost, we make sure to use only the highest-quality decking materials and construction techniques. Our goal is to build decks that last and that add value to a home.

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Deck railing systems

Transform your deck into a stylish and secure outdoor oasis with the perfect railing system. At 3 Brothers Decking, we provide a wide range of tailor-made railing choices for decks, all designed to complement the aesthetic of your home and deck.

We offer a range of railing options, all designed to match the rest of your home and deck. You can opt for cable railing, glass railing, aluminum railing, or natural wood railing.

Each type of railing offers something different, whether you want an unobstructed view with frameless glass railings or a natural look with wooden options. For those seeking a low-maintenance option with great longevity, aluminum may be the option for you.

We understand that each of our customers has different needs, and as such will add an outdoor railing system that will complement the rest of your property.

Deck cover installation

Extending your roof or building an awning over your deck creates a safe covered space in all seasons, especially winter and summer.

We build deck covers, pergolas, awnings, automatic-pergolas, gazebos, and more to keep your deck out of the damp rain and heavy sun.

Home siding installation

If you are looking to improve the exterior of your home, consider using home siding. We have been repairing and constructing siding for many years, becoming the preferred supplier for hundreds of homeowners in the Washington and North Idaho area.

Our expertise spans a wide range of materials, from classic wood to sleek aluminum. Our mission is to provide you with not only the best functional solution but also one that adds to the overall beauty of your home. We'll work with you every step of the way to ensure the materials, colors, finishes, and textures are just right for your unique vision.

Deck lighting installation

Lighting can help bring your deck to life and enhance the mood of your outdoor space. With the right deck lighting, you'll have an impressive space in which to enjoy and entertain day and night.

At 3 Brothers Decking, we offer a variety of deck lighting options. From traditional lighting to modern LED lights, we have the perfect fit for you. Our team is experienced in customizing the right lighting solution that meets your budget and style.

Whether you want subtle illumination or a bold effect, our deck lighting experts will work with you to create a stunning outdoor ambiance.

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