Their deck really needed replacing. After talking about how the old deck was used we discovered that they did not use it very much because of the heat, due to the southern exposure and the bugs. A screened porch was the obvious answer. What a great f Their deck really needed replacing. After talking about how the old deck was used we discovered that they did not use it very much because of the heat, due to the southern exposure and the bugs. A screened porch was the obvious answer. What a great fit for this backyard. There were a few challenges, but the end result is spectacular.