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Top 100 Deck Building Projects

  1. 46. Episode 7 Deck Time Lapse (00:36)

    Watch the Decked Out deck in episode 7 being built in 36 seconds.

  2. 47. Loose Decking Saddles (00:40)

    Paul explains why loose decking saddles can cause problems.

  3. 48. The White Trim Deck (20:01)

    Paul and team create a multi-functional outdoor den of relaxation.

  4. 49. Episode 3 Deck Time Lapse (00:44)

    Watch the Decked Out deck in episode 3 being built in 44 seconds.

  5. 50. 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
  6. 51. Know Your Deck Terminology

    The experts at DIY Network give a primer on terminology needed when planning and building a deck.

  7. 52. Sill and Spacers for a Deck (00:44)

    For accurate measurement, find out how to use spacers to install a sill.

  8. 53. Setting Deck Support Posts (01:39)

    Tips for installing the support posts and steel post anchors.

  9. 54. Estimating Deck Materials (02:06)

    Learn how to estimate materials for any deck building project.

  10. 55. Deck Planning and Design 101 (02:45)

    Create your own comprehensive plan before you start building a deck.

  11. 56. Best Handrail Post Spacing (00:47)

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

  12. 57. How to Build a Deck for a Hot Tub

    Learn how to build a deck that will hold a hot tub.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  13. 58. How to Build a Floating Deck on a Balcony

    Make better use of an exit off a second story bedroom by building a floating deck in the form of a Juliet balcony.

    Time:
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    Cost:
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    Difficulty:
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  14. 59. Designing a Sideways Deck (03:39)

    An oddly shaped yard needs -- and gets -- a special outdoor living space.

  15. 60. Selecting the Best Decking (00:25)

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

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