Outdoor Living

Happy earth day As we celebrate Earth Day this year, it’s more important than ever to consider how our everyday choices can impact the environment. One area where we can make a significant difference is in the materials we use for our outdoor spaces, such as decking. Choosing sustainable materials like composite decking or thermally […]

Thermally Modified Wood is a type of timber that has undergone a special heat treatment process, which improves its resistance to moisture, decay, and insects. One of the main advantages is its sustainability. It is a renewable resource and produced through responsible forestry practices. Additionally, the heat treatment process is chemical-free, making it a safe […]

As we step into 2024, the world of decking continues to evolve with new styles, materials, and technologies shaping outdoor living spaces. Whether you’re planning to build a new deck or renovate an existing one, staying on top of the latest trends can help you create a space that is both functional and aesthetically pleasing. […]

7 spring cleaning tips you can start today. As the season changes from winter to spring, it’s time to think about sprucing up your home. Spring cleaning and home improvement projects are an excellent way to renew your living space and start fresh.  Plus, doesn’t it feel good to clear out the old stuff and […]

Whether you believe climate change is real or not, our planet is warming up and 2017 saw a record number of wildfires ravage the West Coast of North America. The effects on humans, wildlife and fauna were of course far more serious than our need to build beautiful new decks, but as many communities continue to […]

Advances in all-weather materials and furnishings have extended the usefulness and enjoyment of our Outdoor Living Spaces, but while these comforts have become the norm, the backyard lifestyle continues to evolve, as homeowners look for new ways to extend their time in the fresh air. Trex offers a glimpse at the top five outdoor living trends this […]

Living in Vancouver – you have to expect a little rain here and there and local Social Media users often flood the streams of Instagram, Twitter and Facebook with photo’s and hashtags to do with whatever weather system has blown our way. Whether it be fogcouver or raincouver, it seems we’re obsessed with our weather, so come rain, […]