Video-Series Preview: How to Build Deck and Shed Foundationscomments (8) April 5th, 2012 in Blogs
Veteran builder Rick Arnold walks us through the preliminary steps for two popular outdoor construction projects.
These videos are excerpted from two Fine Homebuilding's members-only series covering the complete processes of building sheds and decks. Learn how to do everything from measuring and laying out holes for footings to leveling the tops of blocks and piers to accept deck or shed-floor framing.
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Articles, Tips, and Concrete Calculators to Help You Build Deck and Shed Foundations:
- A firm foundation for a backyard shed
- A solid deck begins with concrete piers
- How to set deck and shed footings with plastic piers
- Tip: Measuring posts on uneven ground
- Pier-foundation concrete calculator
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