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Top 100 Deck Building Projects

  1. 31. Deck Face-Lift and Staircase (07:26)

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

  2. 32. The Deck with Levels (20:01)

    A boring backyard is turned into a multi-level dream-deck oasis.

  3. 33. Protecting Your Deck (01:23)

    Protect your deck from all the elements.

  4. 34. Natural Deck (04:33)

    Explore the wonderful world of deck options.

  5. 35. Versatile Circular Saw (01:27)

    Here are a few smart buying tipsÂbefore purchasing a new circular saw.

  6. 36. How to Build an Eco-Friendly Deck

    Carter Oosterhouse shows how to create a fantastic outdoor deck using composite decking.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  7. 37. Quick and Easy Stair Treads (01:16)

    Complete this step of the project by installing the stair treads.

  8. 38. Deck Dominator (03:28)

    Three pros engage in a duel to see who'll become the DIY deck dominator.

  9. 39. Deck Railing Safety Tips (00:04:11)

    Here are expert tips for building and properly maintaining a deck railing.

  10. 40. How to Construct a Deck Perimeter

    With the support posts anchored in dried concrete, the next step in the project is constructing the deck perimeter.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  11. 41. Decking Adds to Home's Value (00:01:00)

    This DIY decking project will add function, beauty and value to a home.

  12. 42. How to Install a Deck Floor

    The DIY to the Rescue team shows how to install flooring for a deck.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  13. 43. Joist Hangers for Decks (00:48)

    Learn how these specialized supports hold joists in place.

  14. 44. How to Install a Composite Deck and Paver Patio

    Learn how to spruce up a backyard with a maintenance-free deck and paver patio.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $5,000 - $10,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  15. 45. Notching Support Posts (01:54)

    Try this easy technique for notching the support posts with power tools.

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