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4 Amazing Reasons to Build Patio and Deck if Your Outdoor Area Has Space

If you’ve been thinking about adding a patio or deck to your outdoor space, but haven’t made the leap yet, it’s time to take the plunge! There are so many reasons why building a patio or deck is a great idea. In fact, I think every home should have both! Here are four reasons why:

  1. Create a space to enjoy the outdoors

A patio and deck are great additions to your home because they can be used for so many things. You can use them to entertain, relax, cook, and garden, or just sit back and enjoy your favorite book!

  1. Have a place where you can entertain family and friends

Patios and decks are great places to entertain family and friends. If you have an outdoor area that has space, it’s a good idea to build a patio or deck so that you can show off your home by entertaining with style. Patios and decks are also perfect for parties and get-togethers, as well as for family gatherings or simply relaxing outside with friends on a warm summer day.

  1. Create a space that you can use year-round

If you are looking to create a space that can be used year-round, it’s important to consider the weather. Patio heaters and umbrellas are great ways to keep your patio warm during cold months and provide shade from the sun during hot months. A patio table is also essential for any outdoor area; this will allow you to entertain friends or family members in comfort and style. If it gets rainy, invest in some waterproof rugs so that guests won’t slip on wet surfaces!

For those who like swinging back and forth while enjoying nature’s beauty, hammocks are great additions as well–especially if you live somewhere with lots of trees nearby! A sofa can also be very useful because most people prefer relaxing on something soft rather than sitting directly on hard ground (unless they’re just weird).

  1. Make your home more valuable when it’s time to sell
  • Patio and deck is a great selling point
  • Home buyers are looking for patios and decks
  • Patio and deck increase the value of the home
  • Patio and deck can be a great place for entertaining, relaxing, or both!


If you have a big backyard or an area that makes sense for entertaining, then patio and deck are an important part of every home. They provide a great place to relax, dine and entertain guests year-round. Patio and deck also increase the value of your home by adding more living space without taking up any square footage inside your house.

We hope that this article has helped you see the value in adding a deck or patio to your home.

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Gosia, Executive Assistant

Gosia who was born and raised in Poland and started her career in construction seven years ago after her arrival to the US where she became a property manager in a highly sought-after area of San Francisco.

Through her years of property management, she has amassed a deep knowledge of construction processes, standards, principles, property management and resident services.

Her work has given her continuous exposure and opportunities to work alongside general contractors, real estate agents and property managers.

She is an energetic professional who doesn’t mind wearing multiple hats. Experienced in handling a wide range of administrative duties and executive support, her presence at Casa Utopia is an asset as she ensures the team is meeting client expectations in a timely and orderly manner.

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Idan, Head of Operations

With over ten years of experience in the construction industry, Idan is an asset to any construction project.

His knowledge has helped several homeowners enjoy a successful, stress-free experience with remodeling and reconstruction projects in Silicon Valley.

Idan’s strength is in creating affordable and quality-oriented budgets and risk-free plans that minimizes delays, change orders and cost overruns.

Through his commitment to excellence and dedication to professionalism, Idan has continued to exceed industry standards by forming strong professional partnerships based on integrity, ingenuity, and reliability.

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Elior, Founder

Elior Shushan began his journey in 2011, working as an independent general contractor for a plethora of projects with various sizes and budgets, providing them with assistance in making the job run as seamlessly as possible. His on-field knowledge and expertise allowed him to garner a hand-picked team, surrounding himself with grade-A talent.

With a specialty in the custom home and remodeling industry, Elior expanded his knowledge and experience by integrating architectural designs and layouts into his work. His experience working with various clients and expectations as an independent contractor allowed him to scale up his projects into more complex and intricate ventures.

Since Casa Utopia’s founding in 2020, Elior has worked tirelessly to expand on the company’s vision, hoping to deliver his expert services statewide.

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