Next year, PDB will switch from a bi-monthly to a quarterly publication schedule, so readers will receive four instead of six print issues in 2017. There are several reasons for this change, chief among them our continuing migration away from traditional printed content and toward more dynamic (and frequent) online content.

We’ll continue to bring you best-practices techniques and details that you can put to work on your own projects, and keep you up-to-date on the latest tools and products. You’ll just need to remember to look for this info more often on your computer, tablet, or smartphone, instead of waiting for it to show up in your mailbox. Or better yet—find out what’s new at our website twice a month by signing up at for Deck Builder Update, our free email newsletter.