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Building a Deck

10 Things to Know Before Building a Deck

Planning for a new deck? Be sure to keep these expert tips in mind.

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Create a Solid Base

The footings for your deck must meet local codes and be installed properly. The depth of your footings, which will be set in concrete, will depend on your geographic location, and will need to be below the frost line.

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