Leaving Gaps Between Pressure-Treated Wood Deck Boards
Watch this video for tips on when to and not to leave a gap between pressure treated wood deck boards when building a new deck or replacing old decking.
Adding Wood Lattice Under Skirting Around a Deck Foundation
Watch this video for tips on how to cut and attach pressure treated wood lattice panels around a wood deck foundation.
When to Seal or Stain a New Wood Deck
Watch this video for tips on how long you need to wait before sealing or staining a new wood deck.
How Long to Wait Before Staining a New Wood Deck?
Pressure treated wood often arrives still wet with preservative and needs time to dry before staining. Watch this video to find out how long you should wait before staining.
Building Handrails for a Wooden Deck
Learn how to build handrails for a wooden deck the easy way, including proper baluster spacing and railing height. Watch this video to find out more.
How to Build a Storage Area Under a Deck
If you have a deck that’s built well off the ground, you may want to enclose the space under it with lattice and landscape fabric and use the area for storage. Watch this video to find out how it's done.
How to Remove and Replace Wood Decking
Find out how to remove old deck boards and install new wood decking the right way so it will last. Watch this video to find out more.
How to Add Built-in Seating to a Deck
Decks are great for outdoor entertaining, but you need to have plenty of seating in place first. To make this deck more party friendly, we added built-in corner bench made from treated lumber. Watch this video to see how it's done.
How to Trim Lattice Around a Deck Foundation
Watch this video to see how enclosing the foundation of a deck with lattice gives a finished appearance that enhances the look of your home. By making one or more of the lattice panels removable, the space under the deck can also be used for storage.