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Top 100 Deck Building Projects

  1. 46. Joist Hangers for Decks (00:48)

    Learn how these specialized supports hold joists in place.

  2. 47. Outdoor Projects for Increasing Your Home's Value- Deck, Patio, Porch and Outdoor Kitchen Ideas

    From decks and patios to outdoor kitchens and exterior lighting, get expert do-it-yourself tips for stylish outdoor living.

  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 Deck for a Grilling Area

    No outdoor kitchen is complete without a grilling area. Here's how to construct the deck portion.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  5. 50. The Waterfront Deck (20:00)

    Paul and the gang build a deck masterpiece that matches a homes view.

  6. 51. Installing a Rail Cap (00:23)

    Give the rail sections a nice finished look by installing a rail cap.

  7. 52. The Deck That's Narrow (20:01)

    Paul achieves one of his greatest transformations with this makeover.

  8. 53. Building a Deck Frame (00:01:00)

    A wooden deck frame is built as the main support for new floor decking.

  9. 54. Building a Deck Bench (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics for building a deck bench.

  10. 55. Deck Maintenance Primer (00:36)

    Keep your deck safe and beautiful with this list of maintenance tasks.

  11. 56. Pythagorean Theorem (01:08)

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

  12. 57. 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
  13. 58. Joist Installation (01:33)

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

  14. 59. Must-Have Building Permit (01:04)

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

  15. 60. Episode 3 Deck Time Lapse (00:44)

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

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