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Cumaru Deck with Border Details

Choosing a decking material that complimented this home lead us to cumaru. Cumaru decking is a beautiful wood that varies in color. By using cumaru for the deck, we matched the red hues of the house. The warm color tones were striking in the special floor details we designed. Patterns stood out in a unique…
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Ipe Deck with Pergola

This project consisted of a deck at the main entrance featuring an ample pergola, ipe tropical hardwood, and the burnt wood process known as shou sugi ban.  The dark burnt wood is an excellent contrast to the pressure treated framing. Of course, we used reinforced concrete footings and sturdy post and beam construction. This deck…
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Ipe Deck with a Planter Wall

The intention of this project was to create a deck more engaged to the beautiful outdoor space. By designing the deck approximately 28 inches off the ground we could eliminate the need for railings. Thus, avoiding a cagey deck amidst the unique landscape. Our concept was to make very minimal design choices, which included clean…
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Mid-Century Modern Deck

This unique mid-century home had some modern twists. Many of the house details had fifteen degree angles, accentuating the perspective of furniture and spaces. We carried this element into the design of the deck, using pitched posts in the railing. Our edge conditions were playful, matching the spirit of the home. We then added the…
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