canaan wrote:Defence21 wrote:What's a good size for a deck? At first I was thinking something like 10 x 18 or 10 x 20 -- but now I'm starting to think more along the lines of 12 x 16 for the sake of not having to cut the lumber to size. For those with decks, what's better: square or rectangle?
do you plan on using the deck as a place of social gathering, or mostly for grilling/chilling?
We do a lot of grilling/chilling -- but we also have social gatherings. That being said, when we have social gatherings, we'll include our yard, and not just the deck.