Chicago Rooftops & Backyard Outdoor Living Spaces

Chicago's Award Winning Deck Builders for 40 Years.

Unique Deck Builders, Chicago's #1 Builder of Roof Decks and Back Yard Decks.A Deckorators Certified Elite Contractor and installer of Composite Decking and Rails. Deckorators Decking in Voyage, Vault, Vista and Venture Decking. Deckorators Brand Aluminum A.L.X. Vertical and Cables rails.

Respected for our Chicago Roof Deck and Design Builds of , Pavilions, Pergolas, Privacy Walls, Buffets and Lighting.

Call Unique Today to set your in home Estimate or Showroom visit to see our Deckorators Deck displays, the only brand to offer a 50 Year material warranty and 25 year labor warranty.

This is the last Deck your going to Build.

We will extend your Outdoor Living space with a new Garage or Building Roof Deck.


Pavilions, Pergolas, Arbors.
Extend Your Outdoor Living Space.

Pavilions Provide total coverage with
Lighting and options for Heaters.

Pergolas, Arbors provide Shade.

We offer Sundance Motorized
Pergola Roofs.


This is what we do! Unique Deck Builders has been designing and building outdoor living spaces since 1982. Our award winning team will listen to your needs, view the space, and create a unique outdoor experience that maximizes the potential of your vision.    


Updating your indoor living space as well? We have extensive experience remodeling kitchens and bathrooms.

industry-leading warranty

Deckorators® products are backed by industry-leading Warranties. Their mineral-based composite decking is Warranted with a 50-year Structural warranty & a 25-year Limited Removal & Replacement warranty.

Deckorators® Aluminum Railing & Balusters have a lifetime limited warranty on manufacturing defects & powder coating.

Deckorators Certified


Spotlighting Joel Boyer of Unique Deck Builders in Highland Park, IL. Joel discusses good workmanship, standing behind our product, and using the best tools and resources to design and build our award-winning decks.

Don't Just Take Our Word For It! 

5 star review

"They are professional, reliable and clean-up each day! They were there when they said they’d be there, and the men installing my deck were amazing!!! They were polite, and very hard workers! There were no surprises!!!"


4.5 star review

"Now in our 3rd Summer of living on our deck is Pure Quality! The deck is beautiful to the eye, it’s solid as a rock and it’s design provides us with 3 distinct ‘zones’ with each one providing a different user experience. "


5 star review

"Joel and his team did a great job rebuilding our entire roof deck. Even in the face of this pandemic, he was able to finish the deck around the timeline he originally quoted. Would definitely use them again. "


5 star review

"We used Unique Deck Builders to redo the flooring of the roof deck on our 3-unit condo building (wood boards to composite boards) and could not be happier. Joel and his team were fantastic from beginning to end. "


Chicago Roof Decks By

Chicago Roof Top Decks by Unique Deck Builders is Chicago’s Premier Design build, Professional Specialty Firm to call or contact for your Custom Roof Top Deck, Roof Deck, Pergola, Arbor or Pavilion, Veranda Pergola and backyard Deck Space that your thinking into transforming into additional outdoor space.

Our Award-Winning team, led by Joel Boyer will meet at your home to start the process and review your specific needs, roof decks, backyard decks, terraces and Patios, we can cover with Maintenance Free Decking any space that needs to be transformed with Decking prodcuts from Trex Decking, DecKorators Decking, Azek Decking, Timbertech Decking, Ipe  and Pau-lope Hardwood Decking and Cedar Decking materials, these are the best surfaces to use.

Unique Deck Builders Pavilion Project

DecKorators full line of Aluminum and Cable rails, Feeney and Rails F.X custom powder coated cable rails.

We incorporate Electric lighting and fans into our projects.

Covered Pavilions, set on our Rooftop and backyard decks, we design Pavilions with sloped and Pitched Roofs concepts and beautiful incorporate finished ceilings in maintenance free Versatek composite with recessed can lights, wall lighting and fans to provide the ultimate entertaining space covered out of the elements.

Our Designs and work also include Screen rooms, Pavilions open on all sides and closed with sliding doors and walls, By Pella windows and Nano Wall.

Our Chicago and suburban completed jobs can be viewed on this site, call today or fill out the contact form to Schedule your in Home Estimate.

Unique Deck Builders Pergola Project

We also work with Porcelain tiles and synthetic turf by Perfect Turf along with design and building Custom B.B.Q buffets and buffet tables. We have Stainless Steel Cabinets for adding the extra outdoor storage with 2 or 3 drawer units and singe and double door stainless cabinets.

We work on Residential and commercial Spaces. Decking, Pergola’s and Arbors in Cedar and Steel, Privacy walls custom designed and built using Cedar and Ipe Hardwoods.

We are the Ultimate Urban Roof Deck design build firm, 39 years in business with a showroom located in Highland Park, our team and staff build the best composite and Cedar roof decks, we have Motorized Pergolas and arbors with opening roofs in powder coated aluminum.

Custom Screen Rooms

A Deck Building Team You Can Trust

Deckorators Certified
Nadra Certified

Ready for Your Outdoor Living Project?
Let's Get Building?