Deck Repair Coquitlam
If you have an experienced deck contractor constructing your deck using the highest quality of materials -and you don't get too lazy with maintenance work- you will significantly decrease the likelihood of needing a repair on your deck. However, decks are a structure that typically receive on the highest exposures to the elements around your home. Depending on the material you have, this could mean some wear and tear over time. Not to mention, decks are also a pretty high traffic area. There's just a lot that could happen on the deck which could cause you to require some repair services in the future. When we first take a look at a deck repair job, we give a full assessment of the deck. This will help us determine the exact extent of the damages and what the underlying issue is. In some cases, damages to your deck can be caused from areas that you might not necessarily see from "above" the deck. The structural framing of your deck can also be susceptible to damage but can also be repaired. Our team has repaired many decks in both commercial and residential settings. If you see some damage on your deck, give us a call for a free consultation on your deck repair.
One of the most common deck repair jobs we get called in for his wood rot. Our climate in the pacific northwest brews up the perfect storm for rot. Warmer summer times, the level of precipitation we receive, and winds from the coast can create a nice environment for rot to grow on your wood decks. When performing a rot repair, it is important to know the exact location of the growth. This combined with knowing what the type of rot is will helps us understand how it will continue to try and spread. Through this assessment, we'll typically find out what caused the rot growth and potentially put in some measures to mitigate any future risks for your deck as well.
Vinyl decks may also need some repair or restoration work over the years and is a quite popular service amongst our commercial clients. Dirt and stains can accumulate over time to create an unpleasant look and cleans should be done to avoid build ups. Most vinyl deck warranties also require for cleaning of the decks so this should not be overlooked. If the membrane of your vinyl is damaged, there are a few options for your to consider. If the damage is not significant and you are not too worried about a small blemish on your deck, repairing the spot with a new patch can be a pretty easy fix. It's an economical solution and the repair itself is pretty quick. If you have multiple spots that need repair or the area underneath your deck cannot be exposed to leaks, a complete replacement of your vinyl deck may be necessary.
There are some alternative solutions if the damage is not large. If a patch repair can get the job done but you are not a fan of the look, integrating new patio furniture to cover the spot can be a relatively easy fix. If you deck is getting older, applying a new deck coating could be a great option as well. This is a excellent way to add a new layer to your deck to help keep moisture out and to renew your deck.
If you notice some damage on your deck, don't hesitate to reach out to our team for a free assessment on your deck repair.