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Waterproof Decking Waterproof Decking

Create cost-effective dry space underneath your decks with this new breed of decking

Finishing Decks and Porches With Cellular PVC Trim Finishing Decks and Porches With Cellular PVC Trim

It won’t rot, split, or swell due to moisture, making PVC a near-perfect exterior...

Wood Porch With a Tile Deck Wood Porch With a Tile Deck

A membrane installed between the tile and the substrate helps waterproof the...

Designing Outdoor Kitchens Designing Outdoor Kitchens

The grill is the main ingredient, but there’s a lot more to a successful recipe

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An Arts & Crafts Porch An Arts & Crafts Porch

In what the builder describes as a 'fusion of Asian and Arts and Crafts influences', this generous porch offers prime pond-side seating thanks to the generous use of meranti and some exquisite architectural details. More

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Three Injured in Birthday Party Deck Collapse

Three people were injured at a child’s birthday party in Oakley, California after...

Deck of Horrors

When a Canadian couple hired a local contractor to design and build this deck,...

Atlantis Rail Opens Western Warehouse
Philadelphia Deck Collapse Injures 11

Police say 11 people were taken to hospitals after a deck collapsed at a...

RDI Railings Expands Distribution
Work Late Hours? You're Not Alone

When the sun goes down after a long day of work, the laptop lights up for many...

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Design & Construction

Treating Cuts in PT
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Treating Cuts in PT

Trimming PT joists to length, drilling bolt holes, or cutting kerfs in a rim joist... More

Attaching a Deck to a Superinsulated Fat Wall
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Attaching a Deck to a Superinsulated Fat Wall

Specialized standoff hardware helps maintain an airtight envelope More

Washington State Raises Live Load Requirements for Decks
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