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Top 100 Deck Building Projects

  1. 76. How to Add Stairs to Your Deck

    Building deck stairs will provide ready access to the yard and add value to your home.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  2. 77. How to Install Stair Stringers (01:14)

    Jeff Wilson explains what you need to know about installing stringers.

  3. 78. Episode 9 Deck Time Lapse (00:30)

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

  4. 79. Limestone Around Deck Footings (00:26)

    Paul explains why crushed stone is placed around foortings.

  5. 80. Deck Planning and Design 101 (02:45)

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

  6. 81. 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:
    --
    Difficulty:
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  7. 82. 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
  8. 83. How to Install Floor Joists and Deck Boards

    Having established the deck perimeter, the floor joists are finished and the redwood decking is attached.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  9. 84. Deck Maintenance (02:37)

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

  10. 85. Efficient Splicing Techniques (00:27)

    Discover splicing techniques to properly install a diagonal pattern deck.

  11. 86. Building a Pergola Over a Deck (03:27)

    Eric and Nancy build a new deck complete with a pergola for shade.

  12. 87. How to Install Post Anchors (01:48)

    Learn a simple method for installing post anchors when building a deck.

  13. 88. How to Build a Deck

    A step-by-step guide gives you all the secrets for constructing a deck.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  14. 89. Easy Tips for Cutting Boards (01:19)

    Try this method for making super straight cuts for boards and railings.

  15. 90. Posts and Anchors for Decks (01:00)

    Get basic instructions for installing the support posts of the deck.

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