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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

Common Deck Stair Defects Common Deck Stair Defects

Build deck stairs according to best practices rather than code to protect your...

Building Urban Rooftop Decks Building Urban Rooftop Decks

A modular system installs quickly without disturbing the roof

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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 trim option for deck and porch builders More

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U.S. Fires New Salvo in Softwood Lumber Dispute

The U.S. International Trade Commission says there's a reasonable indication...

Boston Archadeck Wins Award

Archadeck of Suburban Boston is awarded Archadeck Outdoor Living's Designer...

California Approves Tougher Balcony Standards

Fatal Berkeley balcony collapse leads to tougher standards for balconies and other...

Self-Taught MBA: Looking Both Ways

What’s the difference between sales and marketing? Fernando Pages Ruiz explains...

A Railing in Light and Shadow

This solid mahogany railing has 34 individual railing sections incorporating 567...

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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 trim option for deck and porch builders More

Triple-Duty Deck
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Triple-Duty Deck

A rubberized coating embedded in fabric caps this rooftop deck More

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BRANZ Study Focuses on Fastener Corrosion
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BRANZ Study Focuses on Fastener Corrosion

Should we be switching to stainless steel? Recent New Zealand research suggests... More

Forming an Elliptical Deck
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Forming an Elliptical Deck
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