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Top 100 Deck Building Projects

  1. 31. Deck Railings and Balusters (01:06)

    Follow this mathematical formula to get started with cutting the balusters.

  2. 32. Joist Installation (01:33)

    Tom Gerlach gives advice on how to install joists when building a deck.

  3. 33. Dream Backyard Oasis (03:00)

    See all the incredible features and upgrades of this fabulous backyard project.

  4. 34. Beam and Joist Installation (01:21)

    Learn smart tips for installing the outer beam and nailing the joists.

  5. 35. Pythagorean Theorem (01:08)

    Paul explains why you had to study the Pythagorean Theorem in school.

  6. 36. Deck Foundations and Footers (00:49)

    Find out more about digging and pouring a concrete footer.

  7. 37. Deck-Building Tools (02:23)

    Brad Staggs covers consumer info on deck-building accessories.

  8. 38. Deck Face-Lift and Staircase (07:26)

    Update a deck with safer railing and a new staircase down to the yard.

  9. 39. Building a Grown-Up Deck (03:51)

    A stone pad with no shade is incorporated into a relaxing private retreat.

  10. 40. Deck Building (20:01)

    It's a six-hour challenge to build the coolest multi-level deck.

  11. 41. The Deck That's High (20:01)

    Paul and his crew build an unbelievably gorgeous elevated deck.

  12. 42. Creating a Horse Farm Deck (03:15)

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

  13. 43. Getting Started on a Deck

    From the plan drawings to the joists, what you do at the beginning when building a deck can make a difference in both the ease in compl...

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  14. 44. How to Build a Deck

    A new deck can liven up a backyard.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  15. 45. Deck Fasteners from A to Z (01:42)

    Take a look at a variety of fastener styles available for a deck project.

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