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Top 100 Deck Building Projects

  1. 76. How to Build an Eco-Friendly Deck

    Carter Oosterhouse shows how to create a fantastic outdoor deck using composite decking.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  2. 77. Selecting the Best Decking (00:25)

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

  3. 78. The Deck with Levels (20:01)

    A boring backyard is turned into a multi-level dream-deck oasis.

  4. 79. Deck Dominator (03:28)

    Three pros engage in a duel to see who'll become the DIY deck dominator.

  5. 80. Building a Deck Frame (00:01:00)

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

  6. 81. Getting Started on a Deck

    From the plan drawings to the joists, what you do at the beginning when building a deck can make a difference in both the ease in compl...

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  7. 82. Decking Adds to Home's Value (00:01:00)

    This DIY decking project will add function, beauty and value to a home.

  8. 83. Know Your Deck Terminology

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

  9. 84. Installation Tips for Joists (01:04)

    Learn the ins and outs of installing the joists.

  10. 85. Deck Foundations and Footers (00:49)

    Find out more about digging and pouring a concrete footer.

  11. 86. 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
  12. 87. Design Your Dream Deck (02:01)

    Do a little homework and design a deck that fits your family's needs.

  13. 88. Hints for Spacing Deck Joists (01:36)

    Discover timesaving tips and shortcuts for spacing the joists.

  14. 89. Sill and Spacers for a Deck (00:44)

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

  15. 90. Joist Hangers For Decks (00:23)

    Find out why joist hangers will increase the strength of your deck.

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