Custom Outdoor Living Spaces – Portland, Oregon: Let Us Create Your Dream Space

Three Rivers Custom Decks



The Great Outdoors – at Home


Here in the Northwest, we love to be outdoors. When we’re enjoying our outdoor living spaces at home, we want to be comfortable, too. We’re one of the Portland deck building companies that does more than just deck installations – at Three Rivers Custom Decks, we build dream outdoor living spaces.  


What Kind of Outdoor Living Spaces Do We Build?


Just about anything you dream up – we can build it. From a simple pergola installation to a full backyard re-landscape and outdoor kitchen living space build out, we’ve got you covered! Read on to learn about some of the typical outdoor living projects we do in the Portland area.


Custom Overhead Structures


Our custom overhead structures are designed to provide you with the right combination of comfort and exposure. Our overheads are popular with those looking to find some sort of cover from the elements. 


Some of these include:


  • Shade arbors
  • Fully waterproof roof structures
  • Retractable covers
  • Pergola
  • Trellis
  • Gazebo
  • And more!

Whether you seek shade from the sun, or protection from the rain we can artfully craft an outdoor space you can use to entertain, relax and everything in between. We use top quality materials in all our covered outdoor living spaces to ensure that you will get maximum life span with the least amount of maintenance.


Custom Outdoor Kitchens


Life and gathering takes place around food. Want to bring the party out of the kitchen and into the beauty of the outdoors? Let Three Rivers Custom Decks design the outdoor kitchen you’ve always wanted.


Your custom outdoor kitchen can include great features like a:


  • Fireplace
  • Built-in BBQ
  • Grill
  • Fridge
  • Mounted TV

Want to enjoy the space all year-round? Stay warm by having us install:


  • Gas heaters
  • Electric overhead heaters

Our talented design team can bring your vision to life and create a gorgeous outdoor kitchen for your and your loved ones to enjoy. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation!



Anything You Can Dream – Our Well-Connected Team of Portland Deck Builders is Ready to Help You Make It Happen


With the help of Three Rivers Custom Decks, you can have one of the most lavish outdoor living spaces Portland, Oregon has to offer! 


In addition to tapping into our network of expert electricians, plumbers, etc., when the project demands, we work with talented local landscape companies in Portland who can overhaul your backyard and create the perfect oasis in which to enjoy your custom outdoor living space.



Ready to Start Designing Your Dream Outdoor Living Space: Here’s a Look at Our Process


Stage 1: Initial Consultation & Design


Step 1:

The first step in our process is to meet with you face to face to understand your needs and discuss your ideas for the project. During this meeting, you will bring any photos, floorplans, Pinterest boards and any other wish-list items to the table. We’ll go over your vision and discuss the key features you want to incorporate into your dream design. We’ll be offering our own ideas as well as addressing any concerns or questions that may come up. Have some questions before we get started? Check out our FAQs below.


Step 2:

After we gather all of the necessary information and have a vision in mind, we will provide you with a quote that includes pricing for all of the various elements of the project as well as an initial plan and timeline. We’ll work quickly to provide this quote – 95% of our bids are emailed out within 48 hours of the initial consultation. 


Step 3:

Upon acceptance of the bid,  we will begin shaping the project to perfection via email, phone or further on site visits. Our commitment to your vision is paramount. We will revise the initial project until you feel good about the design and are ready to get started!



Project Management


Once we’ve started building your dream custom outdoor living space,  we will ensure that you are in the loop for the duration of the project. You’ll know what to expect every step of the way. You will receive information like:


  • The schedule for the project, 
  • Progress photos and updates, 
  • Design suggestions
  • Expense updates,
  • And more.

Have any questions or concerns during the project? Don’t hesitate to contact us and we’ll get back to you right away.



Execution of Custom Outdoor Living Space Project


Now for the best part of the whole process – you relax and let our team work our magic! At Three Rivers Custom Decks, we value your time and ours. You can expect that our talented team of professionals will have your dream deck completed as efficiently as possible without compromising any quality. 



Final Meeting and Walkthrough


As we get nearer to the end of the project, we will come and meet with you a final time to walk through the project and address any questions or concerns you might have. During this final walkthrough, we will also go over warranty procedures and arrange for the final payment of the completed project. 


FAQs About Our Custom Outdoor Living Space Installations


How long does it take to build a deck?


Every one of our custom outdoor living spaces is its own project. The time it takes to create this space from start to finish depends on a number of factors. Some of them include:


  • The unique design of the project
  • The size and scope 
  • Whether the desired materials are readily available
  • Delays with permits for more complicated projects
  • And more.

In our custom quote for the project, we’ll be transparent with you about the timeline. We value your time and ours and we will work to complete the project as efficiently as possible while ensuring the highest quality. Schedule a free consultation today!


How much does it cost to build a deck?


The cost to build a deck depends on a variety of factors. Every project we do is customized to fit the wants and needs of the client. For a custom deck in Portland, the cost will generally range from $50 per square foot to $150 per square foot.


We’ll work with you and your budget to create the custom deck of your dreams. Three Rivers Custom Decks has always been praised for great value. The timeless saying is still true today: ‘you get what you pay for’. Our prices are competitive with other Portland deck building companies. Working efficiently helps us keep our prices aligned with industry standards while delivering service and quality that goes above industry standards.


Ready to start designing your dream outdoor living space? Request a quote below!



Who will be building my custom outdoor living space?


We pride ourselves in our craftsmanship and dedication to quality. We employ Crew Leaders with an average of 15 years experience working with decks and outdoor living spaces. Our team strives to exceed your expectations and will work with you throughout the duration of the project to ensure you are pleased with the finished product.


Have a question that we didn’t answer? Contact us to hear more about our process.