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Why Screen Rooms are Popular in Pittsburgh

October 16, 2019

Screen rooms, once a popular feature of many homes, are returning to the scene.  Homeowners still enjoy their enclosed sunrooms, but are seeking more of a connection with the outdoors.  Quaker State Construction, located in Carnegie, PA, sees the increase in popularity partly due to the beautiful fall weather experienced in western Pennsylvania.  If you […]

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Entertaining on Your New Deck

September 8, 2019

A new deck is a beautiful addition to any home.  Being able to enjoy your outdoor living space with your friends and family makes the time and money invested even more worthwhile.  So why not make the most of your new space by creating a mecca for entertaining.  From deck accessories to deck lighting, there […]

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Enhance Your Outdoor Living Space with a Porch Roof

July 14, 2019

You have a stunning outdoor addition to your beautiful home, but are only able to enjoy it when the weather is favorable.  If the sun is too hot or the rain hasn’t ended in days, not adding a porch roof may make your deck investment seem all for not.  Quaker State Construction wants you to […]

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Entertaining on Your New Deck

June 10, 2019

A new deck is a beautiful addition to any home.  Being able to enjoy your outdoor living space with your friends and family makes the time and money invested even more worthwhile.  So why not make the most of your new space by creating a mecca for entertaining.  From deck accessories to deck lighting, there […]

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New code requirements for 2019 – What You Need to now

May 26, 2019

With the summer season in full swing, many are out enjoying their decks, grilling on the BBQ and spending time unwinding with friends and family. If you plan to use your deck or have any repairs or replacements completed this summer, it is essential to know what the new code requirements are to ensure your […]

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Why Should I Choose an Extreme Deck Makeover?

May 15, 2019

If you’ve grown tired of repairing and maintaining your old deck but can’t afford a brand new deck, an extreme deck makeover may be the solution for you! If your deck is eligible for an extreme deck makeover, you can get a great looking deck for half the price of replacing and building a new […]

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6 Tips to Save Money on Your Deck

September 20, 2018

You’ve finally made the decision to build the deck of your dreams —but will it fall within your budget?  With the proper research and a professional deck contractor, like Quaker State Construction, you will soon be able to realize the dream of having a backyard oasis of serenity.

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Choosing a Deck Material for Location in Direct Sunlight

June 26, 2018

You have made the decision to add a deck, but realize that the only potential location is in direct sunlight for the majority of the day.  Will it be worth making the investment to add an outdoor living space? Or will it only need to be replaced in a couple years due to the harsh […]

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Upgrading Your Deck to Composite While Keeping Your Original Substructure

May 29, 2018

Is your deck ready for entertaining this summer?  Or is the wooden structure in need of major repair?  Splintering boards? Faded wood?  Thinking of tearing it down and starting over?  If your substructure is structurally sound, why go through the expense, hassle and time involved with rebuilding?  With favorable weather now upon us in the […]

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Retractable Awnings vs. Deck Roofs

March 30, 2018

Considering using your deck for more than just sunny, summer days, but can’t decide whether to purchase a temporary or permanent covering?  With so many options on the market today, it can be overwhelming trying to compare the two.  When deciding which type of covering is best for you, you will want to consider the […]

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