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Top 100 Deck Building Projects

  1. 46. Hints for Spacing Deck Joists (01:36)

    Discover timesaving tips and shortcuts for spacing the joists.

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

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

  3. 48. Designing a Deck That's Narrow (03:58)

    Paul and the crew turn a narrow townhouse backyard into an outdoor oasis.

  4. 49. How to Build a Flower Box

    The deck is completed with construction of a flower box and applying a fresh coat of deck stain.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  5. 50. Beam and Joists Basics (01:02)

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

  6. 51. DIY Deck-Building Quicktips (00:01:00)

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

  7. 52. Planning a Deck Project (00:31)

    Get started with a deck project using these straight-forward tips.

  8. 53. How to Build a Spiral Staircase

    Learn how to build an outdoor spiral staircase that allows people to go from upper to lower deck without going inside the house.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  9. 54. Deck Face-Lift and Staircase (07:26)

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

  10. 55. Trimming a Deck in White (03:48)

    White trim adds sleek, clean lines to a multipurpose outdoor living space.

  11. 56. Episode 9 Deck Time Lapse (00:30)

    Watch the Decked Out deck in episode 9 being built in 30 seconds.

  12. 57. Deck Building (20:01)

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

  13. 58. How to Add a Deck to the Home

    A deck addition expands your outdoor living space and could increase your home's resale value.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  14. 59. Limestone Around Deck Footings (00:26)

    Paul explains why crushed stone is placed around foortings.

  15. 60. How to Add Built-In Seating to Your Deck

    The DIY team gives you step-by-step instructions for adding a built-in bench to a wood deck.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate

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