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Archadeck of Nova Scotia Receives Archadeck Outdoor Living’s Design Excellence Award in the Deck Category

Archadeck of Nova Scotia was awarded the Archadeck Outdoor Living Design Excellence Award for Decks in their First Quarter Design Excellence Contest.

Richmond, VA – May 6, 2016 – Maurice Meagher, owner of the Archadeck of Nova Scotia location in Halifax, Nova Scotia was awarded the Archadeck Outdoor Living’s Design Excellence award in the Decks category in the first quarter Design Excellence contest. As North America’s largest custom designer and builder of outdoor structures and spaces, Archadeck Outdoor Living has grown to a franchise network of over 50 locations across the United States and Canada. The contest recognizes design excellence in several project categories among its franchise locations each quarter.

The Archadeck Design Excellence Award is awarded in different project categories each quarter including decking projects, hardscape or patio projects and porch and room projects. The quarterly winners of those categories are then entered to win the Design Excellence Award Grand Prize, which is determined by a collective vote by the Archadeck franchisee network at the end of the current calendar year. Maurice Meagher and his Nova Scotia team received the Design Excellence Award Grand Prize in 2015.

“To be selected as the First Quarter winner in the Decks category especially as we were awarded the Grand Prize in 2015 is very exciting,” said Maurice Meagher, the owner of the Nova Scotia location. “We constantly strive to exceed client expectations and to have our designs gain such recognition from our colleagues means a great deal to our entire team.”

Custom deck 3D design

Mr. Meagher’s winning decks project is an elaborate multilevel and multifunctional deck. The design encompasses over a thousand square feet and incorporates a large dining area adjacent to the outdoor kitchen, a spacious sitting area with a gas fire pit and features an inviting inset hot tub/spa all with access to all of thsese amenities via wide stairways. The project was constructed using low maintenance TimberTech Terrain decking and trim and is bordered with matching black Composite rail and rail cap. A privacy fence was incorporated on both sides of the structure and the deck and stairs are enhanced with lights for evening use.

Custom deck 3D design

“We are proud to present this award to Maurice Meagher and the entire Archadeck of Nova Scotia team,” stated Mike Reeder, Vice President of the Archadeck Outdoor Living Brand. “Maurice and his team are well known within the Archadeck system for their creative take on design. It’s always exciting to see what will be next and this project did not disappoint!”

Custom deck 3D design

The winning project will be featured in the Archadeck Design Excellence Award photo gallery, which will be found on the company’s website at

Archadeck Outdoor Living is North America’s largest builder of custom-designed and built decks, screened porches, sunrooms, outdoor living rooms, outdoor kitchens and outdoor living structures. Qualified Remodeler and Remodeler Magazine consistently rank Archadeck at the top of their respective annual “Best” lists. Archadeck projects have graced the covers of Gardens, Decks and Patios and Decks & Backyard Projects. The company has been featured in articles in This Old House, Smart Money, Coastal Living, Better Homes & Gardens and Gardening & Deck Design, as well as on HGTV. Additional information can be viewed at