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Leaning against a deck railing exerts a large force at the bottom of the railing posts. To build a safe railing, follow these guidelines based on the latest building codes and best building practices.
Aimee McKibbin saved to Yard and Garden
The installation of railing posts is often the lead up to completing a deck project. The posts must meet Code requirements for height, spacing, strength, and even fasteners. It is important to understand how to
deb hoffbeck saved to deck railing
You install a deck post with special galvanized or stainless-steel hardware. The copper in treated lumber can corrode cheap hardware. Great video here.
M Williams saved to Building a deck
In this episode, Jason walks you through how to correctly attach a beam to a post when you're building a deck. Jason Lake shows you common mistakes, and eas...
Lester Cook saved to Deck
Tips for forming deck piers, mixing concrete, and adding hardware for a grade-level deck.
Byron Kilpatrick saved to Possible Future Home
A deck is essentially an outdoor floor supported by a frame, posts, and footings secured in the ground; assembled in stages; and built from the ground up. The following terms define all of the important components of a typical deck.
Jordan Kilbourn saved to DIY
The photo on the left shows a post set in a bracket that has been mounted to the top of a footer. The photo on the right shows a post that has concrete poured a…
TrishAnna Anastasia saved to ⌂Porch, Deck & Patio
There are lots of new decking products on the market, and deck-building methods continue to evolve and improve. Here are some of the best tips and products for a great looking deck that will last decades.
Hirsr saved to Building a deck
Tips on Planning, designing and building wooden railings. A wood deck rail can be very simple or more elaborate. With simple tips you can build something more stylish, and longer lasting.
Karen Titus saved to deck railings
It’s time to turn your blah deck into your summer happy place. These easy add-ons (much cheaper than an entire deck redo) will provide an instant improvement.
John Clearwater saved to Project: Deck