Our Mission Statement

To create a project that exceeds our client's expectations by utilizing a quality design, proper budget considerations, superior craftsmanship and excellent customer service.

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About Outdoor Environments

Since 1991, Outdoor Environments has been providing Kansas City homeowners with custom-designed outdoor living solutions, including custom decks, 3 and 4-season rooms, screened porches, outdoor kitchens, patios, and more. We utilize innovative designs, superior craftsmanship, and exceptional customer service to provide you with an amazing outdoor living space that will enhance your families’ enjoyment of your home for years to come.

Outdoor Environments is dedicated to meeting your needs and exceeding your expectations. Our experts will work closely with you during every step of your outdoor living project. We will sit down with you to discuss your ideas, needs, and wishes. Outdoor Environments will then take your wish list and create 3D conceptual renderings. From there we will work with you to customize and tweak the plans to create the perfect outdoor living space.

Outdoor Environments is locally owned and operated by Dick DeVuyst who holds a degree in Architectural Engineering from Wentworth Institute in Boston Mass. He launched Outdoor Environments after noticing a lack of top-quality custom deck companies in the Kansas City area. Dick is a member of the Kansas City National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) and a Certified Remodeler with that organization. He has assembled team of talented professionals includes NARI certified remodelers, NARI certified lead carpenters, and a registered structural engineer. All team members of Outdoor Environments are expert in their field as well as licensed and insured. Outdoor Environments has won numerous local and national awards for design and construction, including being named the Contractor of the Year for Exterior Specialties by NARI twice, and Remodeling Magazine’s Big 50 award in 2004. Outdoor Environments has also been featured in several national and local publications, including Qualified Remodeler, Today’s Homeowner, Executive Real Estate, and Kansas City Homes and Gardens.