Have an older home? Layout not quite like the newer homes? Want the charm of your older home but the layout of a newer home? Well, it sounds like a home renovation may be your answer. Renovating your current layout may give you that open concept you have been seeking but didn’t quite know how… Read More

Like many other homeowners with old decks, you may have recently opened your deck up for the season and noticed some rot and/or damage. Did you ask yourself “Is it time to replace my old deck?” If you considered replacing your old deck, here are some “red flags” to help you determine if it is… Read More

In the past few years, decks have completely transformed from simple square wooden structures to elaborately designed outdoor rooms.  This trend has quickly “caught on” and people are taking full advantage of all the features available to make a deck a stylish and comfortable outdoor living space.  These spaces can be multifunctional  to provide the homeowner with endless possibilities such as… Read More

Looking to improve your home and add some style to the exterior or interior?  Have you considered adding stone veneer?  If not, this is why you should…..  Stone veneer is a simple home improvement project that can add texture, color, beauty, and an element of design to the most simple home features.  Adding stone can totally… Read More

What is the big difference between a Screen room and a Sunroom addition?   Here is a builder’s perspective on the pros/cons of each project when considering to add this type of space onto your home. A Screen room is considered a 3-season room because it can be used mostly year round with the exception of… Read More

Deciding on what deck materials  to use when building a new deck on your home or when simply replacing the decking and railing on an existing structure can be a challenging task.  There are so many deck materials on the market today to choose from and a lot of information to comb through.  It seems that the… Read More

Adding a deck or patio to your backyard is a great way to expand your living space to the outdoors while creating a backyard retreat.  The idea of a “staycation” (a vacation at home) has changed the deck and patio industry over the past few years.  Homeowners are not just adding small functional decks or patios onto… Read More

Welcome to our new blog page.! Moving forward we hope to use this page to educate our consumers and the newest products and trends, provide ideas for all your home improvement needs, and share stories or thoughts from our customers.  Distinctive Designers & Builders wants to provide our customers the very best in all aspects when it comes… Read More