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Top 100 Deck Building Projects

  1. 16. Selecting the Best Decking (00:25)

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

  2. 17. Investing in a Good Level (00:31)

    Find out why you should invest in a high-quality level for your tool box.

  3. 18. Episode 11 Deck Time Lapse (00:34)

    Watch the Decked Out deck in episode 11 being built in 34 seconds.

  4. 19. Visually Aligning a Deck Spine (00:39)

    Paul explains the importance of visually aligning the spine of a decm.

  5. 20. Fast Formula for Square Decks (00:57)

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

  6. 21. How to Install Stair Stringers (01:14)

    Jeff Wilson explains what you need to know about installing stringers.

  7. 22. How to Build a Shade Canopy Frame To A Deck

    Step-by-step instructions for building a shade canopy frame structure for your deck.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  8. 23. Deck Water Features (00:52)

    Paul explains how he added a water feature to a deck.

  9. 24. DIY Deck-Building Quicktips (00:01:00)

    John DeSilvia shares his tips on how to build a sturdy deck that will last.

  10. 25. Creating a Horse Farm Deck (03:15)

    A dramatic three-season deck enables the homeowners to enjoy their view.

  11. 26. Must-Have Building Permit (01:04)

    Plan ahead and prevent future problems by obtaining a building permit.

  12. 27. How to Create an Outdoor Grilling Area

    Learn how to create a grilling area that is comfortable as well as functional.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  13. 28. Design Your Dream Deck (02:01)

    Do a little homework and design a deck that fits your family's needs.

  14. 29. Handrails and Supports (00:33)

    Begin the stair stage of this project by adding supports for the handrails.

  15. 30. Beam and Joists Basics (01:02)

    Learn how to install the first beam and joist using a pneumatic nail gun.

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