Archadeck Outdoor Living Launches "Dream Backyard Makeover" Contest


Feb 04, 2013, 06:00 ET from Archadeck

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Is your backyard just run of the mill and nothing special?  Not quite the oasis you would like? Are you NOT currently living your backyard dream? 

Then enter the Dream Backyard Makeover Contest for a chance to win a $70,000 backyard makeover. You can get the backyard of your dreams courtesy of Archadeck Outdoor Living, North America's largest and most trusted designer and builder of outdoor living spaces, (; Belgard Hardscapes, North America's leading manufacturer of hardscape paver products, (; and TimberTech, a leading manufacturer of composite decking and railing materials ( To enter, homeowners should visit and submit a photo along with a 200 word description of why their backyard is the most deserving.

The Dream Backyard Makeover contest begins February 1, 2013 and runs through April 22, 2013 via Facebook. The grand prize is a complete backyard transformation from Archadeck, Belgard Hardscapes and TimberTech. Second and third place prizes will be the renovation of an existing deck or patio, courtesy of Archadeck, and the installation of an outdoor lighting system provided by Outdoor Lighting Perspectives, respectively. Two finalists will be selected at the end of February, March and April, and their entries will be posted on Facebook. On April 23, voting will open for one week so that Archadeck Facebook fans may voice their opinions on the most deserving backyard. Winners will be selected by a panel of judges and Facebook fan votes, and winners will be announced in May 2013. 

"While many backyards are in need of renovation, we're looking for that special backyard that really stands out for one reason or the other," said Rob Haslip, vice president of Archadeck.  "Whether a homeowner wants to create a soothing sanctuary for two or an entertainment area for family and friends, our team will provide the upscale outdoor design that makes their dream come true, utilizing beautiful paver products from Belgard Hardscapes and gorgeous composite decking materials from TimberTech."

Archadeck, established in 1980, has built more than 100,000 projects across the country and is recognized as the largest deck and porch builder in North America. The company's design expertise includes outdoor living rooms, fire features, porches, pergolas, sunrooms and patios — all featuring the latest trends in outdoor leisure enjoyment and functionality.

For full Archadeck Dream Backyard Makeover contest rules, visit:

About Archadeck Outdoor Living
Established in 1980, Archadeck is recognized as the largest deck and porch builder in North America and has lived up to its motto -- Better Building by Design -- by completing more than 100,000 projects across the country. A part of Outdoor Living Brands, their mission is "to enhance the lives of our customers by creating unique and innovative outdoor living environments."  Recognized for overall operational excellence, Archadeck was named a World-Class Franchise® company for 2013 by the National Franchise Research Institute and was ranked 12th on Qualified Remodeler magazine's 2012 Exterior 200 list of top remodeling companies. Archadeck projects have graced the covers of Gardens, Decks and Patios and Decks & Backyard Projects. The company has been featured in This Old House, Smart Money and Gardening & Deck Design, as well as on Home & Garden TV (HGTV). Visit for more information and to download a free copy of our "Design Guide" to help make your dream backyard a reality.

About Belgard Hardscapes
Belgard® Hardscapes, part of Oldcastle® Architectural, offers a complete collection of paver and wall products for outdoor living spaces, walkways, driveways, parking areas and retaining walls. Available in a range of styles, premium Belgard products have been found in America's finest homes and award-winning commercial and retail properties since 1995. For more information or a complimentary Idea Book, visit or call 1-877-Belgard (235-4273). Find more inspiring outdoor space ideas at

About TimberTech
TimberTech is one of the world's top producers of high-performance decking, railing, fencing and lighting solutions. With a passion for outdoor living and a global reputation for quality and innovation, TimberTech delivers a wide range of low-maintenance, wood-alternative products in an unmatched selection of colors and styles – all available through a network of more than 8,500 contractors and dealers worldwide. For more information, visit or view product installation videos on the TimberTech YouTube channel. Stay up-to-date on TimberTech by following the company on Twitter (@timbertech_deck) or Facebook at

SOURCE Archadeck