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Deck building is not just about construction; it is about understanding the unique needs and desires of homeowners. At Demex Decks, we understand that for many of our customers, this is the first or second time they are navigating the process of building a deck. That’s why we make it a priority to provide clear communication and transparency from the initial consultation to the last nail.
Demex Decks brings a wealth of expertise to the table with over a decade of experience in deck construction. Our experienced team has successfully completed numerous projects throughout Newmarket. We have earned the trust and satisfaction of our customers. You’re choosing a builder with a proven track record when you choose Demex Decks.
What neighborhoods in Newmarket do we serve?
When it comes to decking builders in Newmarket, Demex Decks proudly serves all neighborhoods. From the historic charm of Old Newmarket to the family-friendly coziness of Stonehaven-Windham, our skilled team is ready to build decking and enhance your outdoor space.
How long it takes to build a deck?
The size of the deck should be taken into consideration, the more complex the deck design, the longer it may take to complete. On average, deck construction in Newmarket takes between 5 to 14 business days. The exact timeline for deck construction can be given after the project design has been surveyed and agreed upon.
What is the average cost to build a deck in Newmarket?
For example, the average cost to build a 16×16 deck (frame and decking) for 2023 with pressure treated wood is $34.69 / sq. ft. including labor and materials.
You can calculate the average cost of a deck using the data on the cost page. To calculate the full cost, you need to be an expert in deck building and understand all the technical aspects, know the quantities of all materials needed and their costs, as well as your city’s deck building codes. Or simply contact us for an estimate.
How to contact the Building Services Department in Newmarket?
Municipal Offices Address: 395 Mulock Drive P.O. Box 328 Station Main, Newmarket, Ontario
Customer Service Counters are open:
Monday – Frtiday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m
The Customer Service Call Centre is open:
Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m
Whether a permit is required to build a deck in Newmarket?
Decks which are attached to a structure require a building permit. A building permit is also required for other decks that are larger than 10 square meters (approximately 108 square feet).
A Building Permit is usually NOT required when:
Whether or not your deck requires a building permit, you should contact the Zoning Examiner to determine if your proposed deck meets the zoning requirements for your property, primarily setback from property lines.
Which are Zoning By-law Standards in Newmarket?
Zoning by-laws address issues such as how land can be used, what types of buildings are allowed and where they can be located, lot sizes, parking requirements, density, height, and setbacks. Use the interactive map of Newmarket to quickly and easily determine your property’s zoning designation.
The Zoning By-law is a complex document that must be interpreted in its entirety. In addition to the zoning of your property, there are other requirements that must be met for many types of changes. If you have any questions regarding your zoning, please contact Demex Decks and give a consultation or the Planning Services Department of Newmarket before undertaking any work.
What building codes govern the construction of decking in Newmarket?
Your project must comply with the Ontario Building Code, the Town of Newmarket Zoning By-law and other required permits. The Ontario Building Code (OBC) is the regulatory framework that governs the construction, renovation and remodeling of structures within the province of Ontario. The OBC is a detailed set of technical requirements and minimum standards for construction in the province. You can read the Ontario Building Code dated May 12, 2023 below.
Are there any residential deck building guidelines for homeowners in Newmarket?
Review the helpful guide that provides step-by-step assistance with decking applications in Newmarket.
What properties are on the Ontario Heritage List?
Newmarket has designated 47 properties as heritage properties and 72 properties as part of the Heritage Conservation District (HCD) on South Lower Main Street. The designation of these properties is in recognition of their cultural and architectural heritage value. They are protected from demolition, and any alterations made to the building must respect its heritage value. Please contact the Planning Department for more information about designation and/or alterations to a property. See their list in the document below.