We all love to spend time outdoors when it is protected from sunlight, wind and rain. An open deck area, when covered, becomes a better living space for you. A covered terrace is very pleasant when you are sitting with a cup of coffee, reading a book by yourself or enjoying your time with a group of friends. A well-planned, warm and spacious covered terrace provides additional space in your home.
The main benefit of having a covered deck is that it protects the outside of your home and protects it from all climatic changes. The covered deck offers more space for your home and can be used as a multipurpose room by every member of the family. Depending on the size and area of the outdoor area, there are various options for designing the covered terraces for residential buildings. Custom options allow you to take advantage of the open space around your home and make targeted use of what can be more convenient.
Why build covered decks?
The main reasons you need to cover the open decks around your home are:
- A covered deck helps you to enjoy nature as it is not closed on all sides and you can enjoy the fresh air and the cool wind in hot summers.
- A covered deck offers perfect protection from heavy rain or snowfall, which damages the open deck and keeps you away from the hot sun.
Types of covered decks
The most popular types of covered decks are:
1. Two levels: This deck is provided with an upper and a lower protective layer.
Second Pavilions: It is a stand-alone remote structure and can be expanded from wall to wall.
third Verandas: These covered decks are open at the front and temporarily closed at the rear.