These days, just relaxing is an accomplishment. If you set aside time for rest and then find yourself scrolling through your mobile device until your eyes dry out, you’re not alone.

We feel that way, too, sometimes. Sometimes we have to go outside to feel like normal humans again.

Imagine going out on your brand-new low-maintenance deck. Close the door behind you and breathe the fresh air. Stretch your limbs and take in some sunlight. You always feel better afterward.

Why not make this a part of your every day? Relaxing on the deck doesn’t just feel better than sitting inside. It’s better for you.

Your Deck Could Help You Live Longer

Here’s what we know: more time outside means lower stress, and lower stress means a lower risk of . . . pretty much everything.

The biggest killers in modern life—heart disease, cancer, diabetes, and so on—are linked to inflammation. And inflammation gets worse with stress. We’re living unnatural lifestyles, and we’re paying the price.

There’s a simple solution to help add balance to unnatural lifestyles. Get into nature. Be more active. And create a space to relax and unplug.

Time on Your Deck Will Help You Focus on What Matters

If you’ve ever felt overworked and frazzled, you know that taking time out can help you stay focused. It helps you do your work well—and be fully present to your family.

They probably want to go outside with you.

A deck can be a great place to rejuvenate, connect with loved ones, and get some of nature’s natural medicine.

If this sounds like a better life to you, give us a call. We’re here to make it happen.