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Top 100 Deck Building Projects

  1. 31. Limestone Around Deck Footings (00:26)

    Paul explains why crushed stone is placed around foortings.

  2. 32. DIY Deck-Building Quicktips (00:01:00)

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

  3. 33. How to Build a Lattice Wall Beneath Your Deck

    If you'd like to use the space underneath your deck for storage but don't want the area to look cluttered and unattractive, install lat...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  4. 34. Baluster Rail Sections (01:29)

    Construct and install the baluster rail sections, one segment at a time.

  5. 35. Best Handrail Post Spacing (00:47)

    Calculate the best spacing for the handrail posts with these handy tips.

  6. 36. Blog Cabin Deck (01:00)

    A quick guide to installing a deck like the Blog Cabin's.

  7. 37. Must-Have Building Permit (01:04)

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

  8. 38. How to Build Seating, Shade and Lighting Into Your Deck

    This multi-step project will spiff-up your deck with the addition of a shade canopy, a built-in bench and inset lighting.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  9. 39. Deck Water Features (00:52)

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

  10. 40. The Hot Tub Deck (20:02)

    Paul & team replace an old deck with an impressive multi-level work of art.

  11. 41. Creating a Horse Farm Deck (03:15)

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

  12. 42. Design Your Dream Deck (02:01)

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

  13. 43. The Deck That's Narrow (20:01)

    Paul achieves one of his greatest transformations with this makeover.

  14. 44. Joist Hangers For Decks (00:23)

    Find out why joist hangers will increase the strength of your deck.

  15. 45. Pythagorean Theorem (01:08)

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

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