What To Look For In A Deck For Your Commercial Establishment
- July 27, 2017
- Posted by: Metro Lawn Care
- Category: News
Nothing makes a hotel more inviting that an outdoor deck specially made for your guest to enjoy. Decks can provide a nice place for your employees to take breaks, too, and they can act as a staging area for your business projects. In short, decks could make a nice addition to your place of business. However, not any old deck will do. It will have to meet certain criteria.
The number one concern of any business establishment is the safety of their customers and employees. Injured employees don’t work and injured customers don’t return. So you will want your deck to be made by professionals so that the construction is sound. You will also want to include safety features such as rails and plan on wide stairs with built-in traction.
Features Specific To Your Needs
If you plan on using the deck as part of the employee break area, you will want to put it close to the other employee amenities. If it is supposed to be a feature for guests to use, you may want to build in comfortable seats for their enjoyment. If you want the new deck to be a staging area, you will want to make sure it has wide unobstructed spaces. Make a list of the needs your deck will meet before doing any planning, and make sure that the deck’s design will meet them.
Blend The Deck Into Your Landscape
Your deck should fit the land you are using. You want to take advantage of any views and natural features of the property. This will make maintaining and using the deck easier, and it will be far more attractive as a part of the whole landscape and not just a random structure coming out of nowhere. Even if you have utilitarian intentions for your deck, a pretty landscape will make work more productive and rewarding.
If your commercial establishment is considering adding a deck, be sure to contact us. We have many years of experience that will let us make the perfect deck for you.