Deck Contractors Gloucester County, New Jersey

Having a deck built by a contractor on your home or property in Gloucester County, New Jersey adds value and an outdoor living space. Gloucester County homeowners use decks for many things. Some build decks around above ground pools, others build decks of their house to eat or entertain on. While others have their deck constructed to use it for a staycation (vacation at home), a place to relax.

The licensed deck contractors at Gloucester County Home are insured and have years of deck building experience. From tiny 8×12 foot decks off the dining room to large 2000 square foot decks that are backyard entertaining masterpieces. The outdoor living space experts we partner with the best local deck builders. They have reviews and references so you know they do good home improvement work.

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Deck Building Design & Plans Gloucester County, New Jersey

As with anything that is successful, it all starts with a plan. Our deck construction experts can assist or create a deck design and plans you are sure to love. Taking in consideration the goals you have for your decks use, landscape features and other long-term needs. There are many things to think about with your deck design. Get help from our deck design-builders.

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Common Types of Decks in Gloucester County, NJ

The hardest part of building a deck is deciding on what type of deck to build. You will want to talk to your deck builder to see what type of deck is right for you. Not all deck types can be built, based on the specific conditions, layout of the home or deck building codes.


Common Deck Styles

  • Wraparound Deck
  • Multi-Tier Deck or Multi-Level Deck
  • Attached Deck
  • Detached Deck
  • Rooftop/Over Garage Deck

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Deck Building Codes Gloucester County NJ

Our builders follow the deck building codes in each town in Gloucester County, New Jersey. Every year we hear about contractors or homeowners building a deck without a permit and the added cost they suffer because they did not follow the deck building codes in New Jersey. Having a licensed deck builder build your deck is one way to ensure your deck is built to code and has each deck inspection stage meet the codes.

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Deck Building Permits Gloucester County, New Jersey

Getting a permit for your deck in Gloucester, New Jersey before you start to build any deck is one of the first things to do. When you get a building permit, they look over the plans to make sure you meet codes, zoning laws and other factors. 

The deck inspection stages are deck footing inspection, deck framing inspection and a finished deck inspection. These inspections make sure your deck is solid and safe.

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Deck Building Materials

There are many materials that go into building a great looking deck. The concrete or helical deck piles for the footings, the pressure treated wood that frames the deck to your choice of decking and handrails. Not to mention all the hardware that goes into building the deck. Hidden fasteners, joist hangers and other forms of deck hardware add up. Our Gloucester County, New Jersey deck builders use the right materials and hardware to make a strong structure that is beautiful.

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Decking Types

Common types of decking are pressure treated wood, cedar, ipe and composite or sometimes vinyl decking. Your budget style, and goals will determine what type of decking you should use. If your deck has handrails, you will want to see what options you have. These days a safe, solid PVC or Composite handrail is the standard. White composite handrails are the favorite, but tan and other colors are available.  


Best Brands of Composite Decking

No matter the type of decking you choose or want our deck building contractors are here to help. Get a FREE quote today!

Deck Building Cost Gloucester County, NJ

Many factors need to be considered when getting a price for a new deck in Gloucester County, NJ. A contractor can only give a basic estimate based on square footage and material types that will be used. What you want is a detailed deck quote.

What we see is when a homeowner gets a deck square foot estimate, then has deck plans created, and a solid deck contract price, the prices differ greatly. Each deck is a custom-built project, not a deck kit. Therefore, getting a great contractor to get  the cost to build a new deck is more accurate.

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Deck Prices Gloucester County, New Jersey

Pressure Treated Wood Deck Prices. 

Expect to pay around $27-30 per square foot. Things that will increase the price are level which it is built, handrail and steps or other added features. 

Composite Deck Prices.

Decking like Trex and TimberTech are more expensive than treated wood deck boards. Therefore the average cost of a composite deck ranges from $35 and up. Things that add to the cost are the type of fasteners used, special board designs and other deck items you may want.

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Deck Maintenance & Repair Gloucester County, New Jersey

Things to think about when building a deck are the long-term maintenance requirements. While a wood deck may be the affordable deck building option, in the long term it will cost more. A more expensive deck may be cheaper when you factor in deck repairs, maintenance and long-term value.

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Common Deck Repair and Maintenance Projects

  • Cleaning the deck and handrails
  • Staining, Painting or Sealing the Deck
  • Replacing boards, spindles or other materials.
  • Tighten fasteners, screws and bolts.


These are a few things to consider when you design, build and use a deck. Our deck builders can construct the deck that is right for you and your lifestyle. A maintenance free deck would be the better option for those who do not like DIY projects or want the expense of upkeep the deck. Others with a DIY attitude may opt for a more affordable pressure treated deck.

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From deck design to the final inspection and long after they build decks right the first time and for a long time.

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Deck Builder Service Area in Gloucester County, New Jersey

East Greenwich
Elk Township
Franklin (Franklinville)
Harrison (Mullica Hill)

Logan Township
Monroe (Williamstown)
National Park
South Harrison

Washington Township (Turnersville)
West Deptford
Woodbury Heights
Woolwich Township