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Welcome to The Cutting Edge blog from Clear Choice Contractors. We’re a deck builder, concrete paver, pool installation, and painting company located in Plymouth, Michigan. Our team of expert craftsmen brings their combined experience together on this blog to deliver information homeowners need to know about their home’s outdoor spaces. Click around to learn about deck maintenance, how to choose a contractor, and much, much more.

5 Ways To Make The Most Of National Grilling Month The days are long, the weather is warm, and with National Grilling Month on the horizon, it's time to celebrate. Get the whole family together this July and do summer…

Now that the world is turning again, this summer is going to be the best to date. What better way to keep the festivities going than hosting a deck party on the Fourth of July? We all know and love…

We’ve all been there. You just finished the noble task of painting your home. You take a step back to admire your hard work, and notice there’s a little spot of paint on your lamp. And your floor. And your…

Building Your Own Deck vs Hiring A Contractor Whether you're renovating your existing deck or looking to install a new one, upgrading your outdoor space is an exciting endeavor. If you're stuck deciding whether you should build your own deck…

What's the best decking material for you? When you first start your deck installation, it’s easy to get overwhelmed . From choosing a contractor to nailing down a design, you’ve got a lot to think about. There are many options…

Outdoor Living: 6 Ways To Get Ready For Summer It's time to get ready for summer! With those magical long summer days just around the corner, you’re probably starting to think of all the amazing ways to enjoy your fun…

Which One Is Right For You? Installing a pool in your backyard is one of the most exciting ways to elevate your summer. But with all the options on the market, it’s hard to know what kind of pool is…

Is it time to paint your commercial building?As a business owner, you know how important it is to keep your commercial space looking its best. The first thing that customers and clients notice when they visit your business is how…

Your deck is one of the focal points of your home’s exterior. You and everyone you love spends hours on it enjoying your great outdoors.  Like every other outdoor space, there are potential safety hazards for adventurous children and clumsy…

When looking for a deck installation contractor, it’s crucial to do your homework. With a good contractor, the installation process goes smoothly and you end up with a result you love. With a bad one, an exciting project quickly turns…

How to Build a Deck & What to Expect During a Professional Installation If you’re ready to get your brand new deck installed, you’re probably wondering how to build a deck. The process will vary depending on how much prep…

For most homeowners, painting is a task that needs to be done from time to time. Whether it be maintaining the look of the home or refreshing where paint has worn off, painting is a job that takes time and…

Who doesn't love Trex Decking? Getting started on building a new composite deck raises a lot of important questions. What installation company am I going to use? How much money do I need to spend? What style do I want to…

Name a better use for a summer day than lounging in the sun, connecting with friends, and enjoying a delicious meal fresh off the grill all while the kids swim with their friends. If you install a pool in your…

The pool is an essential part of your backyard. The right layout and features can take it from just another pool to a beautiful multipurpose space that can elevate any summer event. The right contractor can help you design the…

Do you think it might be time to replace your pool? There are some tell tale signs you can look for yourself.  If you see any of these, it may be time to have it checked out by a pro.…

Are you looking to spruce up your home, and worried you might makes some classic interior painting mistakes? Then you've come to the right place! Painting your home’s interior is a quick and easy way to bring new life to…

If your home is due for a new coat of paint or you're simply wanting to change things up, exterior painting is a great way to go. It can really transform the look of your home and make it stand…

Choosing a painting company is a big deal, and can be very stressful. You want a result that you're going to love and enjoy for years to come. After all, it is the your home we're talking about! If you're…

Homeowners today are seeking the perfect unique look and feel for their outdoor spaces - and why wouldn't they! With more options than ever and a million styles to choose from, finding the ideal design for your dream deck is…

Just like any other part of your home, your deck needs periodic maintenance. While it's easy to overlook small problems, addressing them early on will save you the time and effort of rushing to get them fixed before they get…

So, you’re ready to install your new deck. But just how do you choose a service provider? The deck installation service you go with determines not just the quality of the finished product and cost, but also your experience along…

Often overlooked, your driveway is one of the first things your guests notice when they come over to visit. It's also what you're greeted by each time you leave and return home. Driveway pavers and other customizations are increasingly popular…

Looking for some patio ideas and inspiration? Whether you’re looking to make the most of your existing patio area or want to install a new one, there are endless ways that you can take your outdoor space from plain and…

A Local Paving Contractor Tells You How To Pick One Installing pavers is a fantastic way to elevate your home's curb appeal and give it a unique and interesting look. The options are endless and you can customize your pavers…

Installing a pathway is the perfect way to elevate your outdoor space from boring to the talk of the neighborhood. With their whimsical feel and endless design options, pathways are a true classic for a reason. They divide your outdoor…

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