Outdoor Bonus Room
A four-car garage offers plenty of square footage for a roof-top deck
Hawk 1, Drone 0
An angry hawk takes down a DJI FC40 quadcopter flying over Cambridge, Massachusetts
While rail kits are popular, some deck builders prefer to distinguish their...
Lateral Bracing for a Second-Story Deck
Are there alternatives to using the lateral-load anchors described in the IRC?
End of the Road for Perennial Wood?
After a promising beginning, Eastman Chemical decides to drop their Perennial Wood acetylated wood decking and porch flooring business
Keeping Concrete Mix Dry
All it takes is a couple of scrap 4x4s and two contractor trash bags
Lateral Bracing Alternatives
Anchoring decks to the foundation rather than to the interior framing simplifies a...
Rehabbing a Rotted Porch Stair
A template helps to fit the bottom tread neatly around round newel posts