One of the benefits of custom decks is that they leave your options open. Backyards have their differences in terms of size, slopes, design, and style. But the most important aspect of deck building is functionality. Aesthetics come next. Although equally significant, deck decorating ideas are relatively easy to implement and change. Though, if the deck area is not functional, it will make your days spent outdoors a tad difficult. So planning well and in accordance with your needs is essential. Here are some main ideas that will help you maintain function without losing form.