Gap Under the Deck: Hide It or Use It! Ideas for What to Do with your Gap Under the Deck

Gap Under the Deck: Hide It or Use It! Ideas for What to Do with your Gap Under the Deck

Here are 6 ideas to transform a landscape eyesore into a landscape feature.  Courtney Olander, a Houzz Contributor, says “At last you’re ready to install the deck of your dreams. Before you begin construction, it’s important to consider how to address the underside of the deck and accompanying staircase. If the deck will extend from the second story, this can be quite a lot of potentially usable space. There will be less space to address if the deck will extend from the ground-level story, but the eye will still be drawn to that dark (often weedy) slit of earth. So how do you maximize this awkward space? Whether you want to completely hide this area, create a semiprivate screen or turn it into storage, here are six ideas to help transform what’s often a landscape eyesore into a landscape feature. Read and See More of Olander’s insights:

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