Author Archives: Diamond Decks

7 Reasons to Build a Pergola

Are you a part of the 88% of Americans who are dissatisfied with their outdoor space? You don’t have to live with a backyard that you hate. It’s time to embrace the outdoor living lifestyle with a simple home improvement project. Build a pergola and create a shady outdoor living space

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Outdoor Kitchens: Top Tips for Eco-Friendly Designing

As Americans become more interested in spending time outdoors with loved ones, outdoor kitchens are becoming essential in architectural design. 34% of homeowners said they would prioritize a cooking/dining space when remodeling their backyard. And 68% of architectural designers include outdoor kitchens in their projects. If you are doing an outdoor

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Pavers vs Concrete Patio: What Are the Differences?

The first use of cement dates back to Ancient Greece and Rome. Our ancestors mixed lime, volcanic ash, and water to create a hard substance resembling stone suitable for building structures. In our modern world cement, and stone-like substances such as pavers, are used widely in the construction of courtyards,

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How to Build Outdoor Kitchens

Nothing says “San Antonio” quite like an outdoor dining experience–especially one that involves barbeque. What if you could cook and eat outdoors as often as you wanted? Outdoor kitchens are an absolute dream in states like Texas, where outdoor dining is possible practically all year round. In fact, adding an

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What Are the Best Deck Materials to Build With?

Did you know that more than 23% of homes in the United States in 2017 had decks? Having a deck for your home can be a great use of space since you can use it to spend time with your family outside, grill food, read a book, and do virtually

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7 Features to Include in Your New Outdoor Kitchen

Did you know that San Antonio was named the #3 barbecue city in America? Without a doubt, Texas barbecue is high on the list of the nation’s favorite foods. Dry-rubbed meat that’s cooked low and slow is a pitmaster’s dream. Do you know what else he dreams about? An outdoor kitchen.

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Diamond Decks Won Best of Houzz Award for Service in San Antonio by Houzz.com

2022 people’s choice award highlights top home professionals among the Houzz community, based on quality service and most popular designs [TEXAS, USA], January 27, 2022 – Diamond Decks of San Antonio has won a “Best of Houzz” award for Service on Houzz®, the leading platform for home remodeling and design.

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How to Choose a Stamped Concrete Contractor for San Antonio Homeowners

Stamped concrete ornamentation might seem like a small industry, but the numbers say otherwise. Did you know that the value of the industry for decorative concrete around the world was worth more than $14.9 billion in 2018? On top of that, it is expected to be worth nearly $24 billion

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7 Benefits of Building a Deck for Your San Antonio Home

Last year in Texas the number of homes sold increased by almost 10% to nearly 400,000. If you’ve moved into a new home or even if you’ve lived in the same home for several years, building a deck can be an attractive renovation option. While they are expensive, building a

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The 6 Best Outdoor Fireplace Ideas for Your Backyard Patio

Installing an outdoor fireplace in your Texas backyard is a wonderful way to bring the entire family together. It’s also a great reason to entertain guests. A fireplace presents the perfect opportunity for everyone to huddle around and come close together to take in all the warmth while telling stories,

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