How to Build a Deck
In this series, Chip Wade shows you how to build a deck from the ground up.
Planning Your Deck Design02:02
Learn how to plan your deck's design so it fits your space and needs.
Choosing Deck Materials02:07
Learn how to choose the best materials for building your new deck.
Installing a Ledger Board02:19
Learn to securely install a ledger board to attach the deck to your house.
Installing Deck Footings02:36
Learn to properly install footers and posts so the deck is safe and stable.
Installing Joists and Decking02:52
Learn how to safely install the joists and decking for your new deck.
Installing a Deck Railing02:06
Learn how to properly install the outer railing for your deck.
Installing Deck Steps02:28
Learn how to properly install sturdy, safe stairs for your deck.