Building a Raised vs. Grade-Level Deck

When considering the addition of a deck to your home, many homeowners are unaware that there are two types of decks: raised and ground-level. While you may believe that the option is irrelevant because both decks are identical, this is far from the truth. Indeed, there are a few critical distinctions between a raised deck and a ground-level deck, and it’s prudent to educate yourself about them.