Spacing deck facia on wood strips avoids conflicts with bolt heads.
Shiny new deck rails can get scuffed during installation. Here's how to buff a scuff and the railing look like new.
Chances are good that you will have to replace the whole frame too if your decking is worn out.
Starborn adapts their SmartBit system and specially designed screws to make PVC and composite deck facia board installation easy and attractive while permitting the boards to expand and contract freely.
A cautionary tale of three post bases that look very similar, but which perform very differently.
How many stair risers trigger the handrail requirement? 2, 3, 4 or more? And when might you be required to install a guardrail but not need a handrail?
Retrofitting decks with lateral load connections is made simple with new code detail and hardware.
Check these tables when spacing a ledger off a wall with structural screws.
Sanding a deck prior to finishing is an effective alternative to using chemical cleaners.
These 11 major deck-building sins are more common than you might think.
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