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Top 100 Deck Building Projects

  1. 61. Corner Handrail Posts (02:18)

    Get tips for installing the corner posts and the handrails.

  2. 62. Beam and Joist Installation (01:21)

    Learn smart tips for installing the outer beam and nailing the joists.

  3. 63. Deck Maintenance (02:37)

    Brad Staggs shares three key tips for keeping a wood deck in great shape.

  4. 64. Setting Deck Support Posts (01:39)

    Tips for installing the support posts and steel post anchors.

  5. 65. Planning a Deck Project (00:31)

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

  6. 66. Deck Canopy Tips (02:44)

    Weekend Handyman tips and directions for building an over-deck canopy.

  7. 67. Best Water Sealing for Decks (02:03)

    To properly protect a deck, consider applying water sealer or a stain.

  8. 68. Best Handrail Post Spacing (00:47)

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

  9. 69. Protecting Your Deck (01:23)

    Protect your deck from all the elements.

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

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

  11. 71. Beam and Joists Basics (01:02)

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

  12. 72. Precise Deck Board Spacing (01:21)

    Find out how to space the deck boards properly for optimal drainage.

  13. 73. DIY Deck-Building Quicktips (00:01:00)

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

  14. 74. Deck Water Features (00:52)

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

  15. 75. Handrails and Supports (00:33)

    Begin the stair stage of this project by adding supports for the handrails.

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