• Wood Deck Rot Removal

    How to Remove Minor Wood Rot from Your Deck If you’re like us, your backyard deck is one of your favorite places!  So, one of the last things you want to find is wood rot.  What seems like a small… Read More

  • Patriotic Deck Party

    Enjoy a Patriotic Party with These Deck Decorations    Summer’s biggest holiday—the Fourth of July—is just around the corner, and that means it’s time for parties and patriotism. Many Maryland homeowners celebrate our nation’s independence at backyard barbecues, pool parties,… Read More

  • 3 Keys to a Long-Lasting Wood Deck

    Wouldn’t It Be Nice? 3 Keys to a Long-Lasting Wood Deck Summer is here and that means it’s backyard R & R time for Maryland homeowners. You’ve got a lot of plans coming up, and many of them will take… Read More

  • Before You Install a Security Gate

    Before You Install a Security Gate Your security gate should be an integral part of your home’s protection.  Whether you’re installing it along your driveway, your fence line, or around your pool, it plays a pivotal role in guarding the… Read More

  • Walkout Basements You’ll Love

    Walkout Basements You’ll Love What’s better than reclaiming the square footage in your basement?  Turning your downstairs into one of these amazing walkout basements!  Since this feature opens up naturally to your backyard, you can easily incorporate an indoor/outdoor living… Read More

  • How Long Does it Take to Build a Deck?

    How Long Does it Take to Build a Deck? One of the first questions we always get before building a deck is, How long does it take to build a deck?  Truthfully, this answer can vary based on the size,… Read More

  • Hot Tub on Deck: For Year-Round Fun

    Why pay for a pool when you can add a hot tub instead?  If you’ve been going back and forth about which water feature to install, hopefully this blog will help you decide.  As your Maryland fencing and decking experts,… Read More

  • Outdated Remodeling Trends to Avoid

    If you’re itching to try some remodeling trends this year, maybe you should read this first.  No matter how frequently they’re described as “timeless” or “classic” most popular design styles have a definite shelf life.  It appears that these particular… Read More

  • When It’s Time to Remove an Old Deck

      Is your old deck looking a little worse for wear these days?  How do you know when it’s time to remove it?  While there’s no exact expiration date for these outdoor features, look for signs that could compromise your safety. … Read More

  • To Paint or Not to Paint

    Deciding whether or not to paint your home is a big decision.  It requires careful consideration but can also bring about a big transformation—with minimal expense.  If you’re still sitting on the fence about painting, maybe this blog will help… Read More

Excel Fencing & Decking
508 Winslow Drive Bel Air, MD 21015
Phone: 410-803-9499