No Criminal Charges in Fatal Balcony Collapse
There's not enough evidence to bring criminal charges against the contractors...
Attaching a Deck to Cantilevered Joists
If you can't attach a ledger to a rim joist on a cantilevered floor, how can you...
Cumulative Errors Led to Balcony Collapse
Tragedies can be prevented with attention to water management and flashing
Thompson's Aerosol Waterproofing Stain
Match wood accessories to the deck with minimal cleanup.
A new PVC collar protects rail posts from moisture in the Trex RainEscape...
Under-Deck Drainage Roundup
A variety of products are now abailable to create a dry living space below the...
Outdoor Bonus Room
A four-car garage offers plenty of square footage for a roof-top deck
Another Option for Fire-Resistant Decks
Some pedestrian traffic coatings qualify as Class A, 1-hour fire-rated roof coverings. An installer advocates for their use on decks in a Wildland Urban Interface.
Building Waterproof Roof Decks
Get better performance from your deck covering by using ‘best practices’ framing...
Thompson's WaterSeal Waterproofing Stain
A flexible film accommodates natural wood movement