Grab Your Seat: Build a Custom Deck Start-To-Finish
Join professional builder Justin Fink for this three-week course on the complete process of building a quality deck. The course begins on May 30th.
Whether you’re looking to deliver more value for your clients or wanting to build a high-quality deck for your own family or friends, building a deck can a really rewarding building project, especially as more people are looking to better integrate outdoor spaces into the home. But there are a lot of components to consider, such as layout, materials, critical connections, and safe guardrails, if you want your finished project to be the kind of quality that will serve you or your clients for many seasons.
This is why we’re launching the “Build a Custom Deck Start to Finish” course. This three-week intensive course will ensure you walk away from your next deck project with pride, knowing it was done right, that your time and money was well-spent, and that your project will endure.
What You Will Learn
- How to lay out, dig, and pour concrete deck footings
- How to attach never-fail ledgers
- Framing and other critical deck connections
- Pro methods for setting posts and beams accurately
- How to form and pour concrete stair landings
- Cutting and installing stairs
- Installing guard posts and cable rails
- Adding hardwood decking and skirtboards
- Finishing options
How Does it Work?
The course is divided into milestones that allow you to learn at your own pace. Each milestone contains a group of related lessons that are divided into a series of videos that you access on demand. The milestones are released weekly and are followed by a live Q&A session with instructor Justin Fink. If you miss the scheduled live Q&A, it will be accessible on demand. You will be notified when milestones are posted for your viewing as well as when the Q&A occurs. Once you register, you will also have access to downloadable extras that will help you design and build a better deck.
How Much Does it Cost?
Early bird discount through April 30th | $199
Cost after April 30th | $249
Meet Your Instructor
|Justin Fink has more than 16 years of experience in home building, restoration, and woodworking. In March of 2020, he welcomed his first child and founded Fink & Son Carpentry and Woodworking. A Connecticut native, Justin has a soft spot for historic New England buildings. He is committed to constant learning and incorporates modern building practices and environmentally friendly materials into his work. In addition to historic buildings, Justin has worked on more modern structures, building additions and decks, adding upgrades, and creating customized built-ins. He has tackled a wide range of projects, including bars, bathrooms, furniture, cabinetry, and doors, and has helped clients create building layouts that work. Prior to starting his own business, Justin was the editorial director of Fine Homebuilding.|