So you want to spend more time outside with family and friends but you’re not sure what your best option is. There are several things that need to be considered when making this decision: cost, safety, durability, diy?, maintenance, etc. Pools are a great option but do require maintenance and precautions need to be taken in order to maintain complete safety all the time. Covered patios are a great option for outdoor entertaining but can get pretty expensive and are almost certainly not a diy project.
The best option might be a building a deck in your backyard. Deck construction in Fulshear is a good way to get more out of your backyard and remain as close to nature as possible. Not all backyards are a good shape to have a backyard deck so keep that in mind before you make your decision. Decks also do require a little maintenance making sure the wood I in good shape so pressure washing and staining your deck is necessary every few years at least.
The cost of a deck is generally lower than a covered patio and certainly less than a pool – it may also be possible to build it yourself if you count yourself extremely handy. Keep safety in mind too, especially if you plan to build a raised deck. Otherwise, think of all the fun you will have in your more useful backyard!