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Top 100 Deck Building Projects

  1. 16. Stairway Stringer Layout (00:58)

    Fabricate the stairway stringers, the boards that support the stairs.

  2. 17. Attaching Bamboo to a Pergola (00:52)

    Paul attaches bamboo roof panels to a pergola.

  3. 18. Episode 5 Deck Time Lapse (00:35)

    Watch the Decked Out deck in episode 5 being built in 35 seconds.

  4. 19. Cutting Perfect Stringers (02:12)

    Create perfect stairway stringers with this efficient method.

  5. 20. How To Build a Floating Wood Deck and Pergola

    A floating deck and wood pergola add both function and architectural detail to an outdoor space.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  6. 21. Making a Deck With Low Curves (03:58)

    Paul's design optimizes a large, empty yard and creates a relaxing space.

  7. 22. How to Install Deck Flooring and Posts

    With the joists in place, now you can start to lay the deck flooring.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  8. 23. Low-Level Deck Footings (00:53)

    Paul explains how low-level footings help with drainage.

  9. 24. Diagonal Decking Design (00:39)

    Properly support the diagonal decking using these professional tips.

  10. 25. Cutting Joists with Accuracy (01:04)

    Get professional tips on cutting boards to a perfect length.

  11. 26. Selecting the Best Decking (00:25)

    Valuable tips for selecting the best decking boards to fit your budget.

  12. 27. The Waterfront Deck (20:00)

    Paul and the gang build a deck masterpiece that matches a homes view.

  13. 28. Fast Formula for Square Decks (00:57)

    Take a quick geometry lesson before you begin building your deck.

  14. 29. Focal Point Deck Staircase (00:34)

    Paul shows a funky focal point of a staircase being attached to a deck.

  15. 30. Deck-Building Difficulties (06:25)

    Two friends try to build a deck on their own in three days for $2,000.

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