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Top 100 Deck Building Projects

  1. 76. 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.

  2. 77. Handrails and Supports (00:33)

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

  3. 78. Fast Formula for Square Decks (00:57)

    Take a quick geometry lesson before you begin building your deck.

  4. 79. Taking Back Control (20:00)

    The crew gets busy building the deck, only to discover problems & setbacks.

  5. 80. Installing a Deck (01:08)

    One-minute version of building a subframe and installing composite decking.

  6. 81. How to Build a Deck Staircase

    With the flooring in place, you can build the staircase for your deck.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  7. 82. Deck Bench with Planters (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics for building a deck bench with planters.

  8. 83. How to Build Seating, Shade and Lighting Into Your Deck

    This multi-step project will spiff-up your deck with the addition of a shade canopy, a built-in bench and inset lighting.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  9. 84. Low-Maintenance Custom Deck (08:09)

    Boost the value of your home by installing a low-maintenance deck.

  10. 85. 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
  11. 86. Making a Deck With Low Curves (03:58)

    Paul's design optimizes a large, empty yard and creates a relaxing space.

  12. 87. Loose Decking Saddles (00:40)

    Paul explains why loose decking saddles can cause problems.

  13. 88. Deck Tools & Tips (01:41)

    The Weekend Handyman demonstrates deck-building tips and tools.

  14. 89. Best Stairway Construction (01:20)

    Take a look at some of the challenges of fabricating a solid stairway.

  15. 90. Building a Deck Bench (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics for building a deck bench.

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