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Top 3 Deck Building Mistakes to Avoid

A deck is a versatile space perfect for hosting, exercising, and simply soaking up the sunshine! Creating a personalized deck that fits your needs and aesthetic entails a whole lot of big decisions, but the York Companies’ deck building team is here to help! Here are some of the most common deck building mistakes we …

Is a Sunroom a Good Investment?

Sunrooms are a stunning addition to any home. They add extra space to your house and allow you to enjoy the sun without the hassle of heat, elements, or bugs! That being said, they are an investment. So, is a sunroom a good investment? Here’s what the pro team at York Companies has to say… …

How To Design a Sunroom For Your Needs

There are many benefits of having a sunroom in Kansas City, including increasing your home’s value, having space versatility, and sun exposure aiding your mental and physical health ☀️ As the weather begins to push us inside, now is the ideal time to design a sunroom so you can experience looking at the outdoors minus …

Decorating a Screened Porch for Fall

There are many reasons you’ll love a screened porch in Kansas City, especially during the fall 🍂 They’re a great way to continue enjoying the outdoors without the downsides of rain, debris, and bugs. So, how should you use it in the fall/winter? Here’s a guide to decorating a screened porch for fall from the …

3 Pergola Ideas for Your Backyard

Pergolas are a timeless addition to your backyard and come in a variety of materials and styles. You can create a shaded space from the pool, a trendy dinner space, and much more! Check out these pergola ideas from the experts at York Companies or see our portfolio for more.  Sheer curtains Adding lightweight sheer …

3 Patio Styles for Summer 2021

After another crazy year, we could all use a break this summer! As schools are finishing up and the weather continues to warm up, now is the perfect time to get your patio ready. Whether you’re building a new outdoor living space or just looking for new patio styles & inspiration, York Companies is here …

Three Backyard Patio Ideas on a Budget

Ambient Lighting Forget the harshness of bright fluorescent outdoor bulbs that attract tons of bugs! Ambient lighting with string lights makes everything much more cozy and relaxing. There are many string light options available to light up your space to beautify your backyard patio on a budget. From tiny fairy lights to lanterns or colorful …