Build a Planter Bar from Treated Wood

By Belinda Remley Real Wood Treated to Last and Versatile for Outdoor Projects This isn’t your Grandma’s backyard. That’s right. Gone are the days of cheap folding lawn chairs and...

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2024 Father’s Day Gift Guide

As Father’s Day approaches, it’s time to celebrate the handyman, the fixer-upper, and the home improvement guru in your life. Whether he’s a seasoned pro or a DIYer just getting...

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Comparing prices of composite decking

With the price of wood nearly doubling, low-maintenance composite decking looks better than ever. As you research the options and compare prices, keep in mind that many manufacturers offer different product lines at different price points, i.e., “good, better, best.”

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Trex decking

Best Deck Material Options: Composite, Wood & Alternative Materials

Choosing a decking material is arguably the most important decision you’ll make while building a deck. Different circumstances call for different types of decking, such as composite and wood decking.

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Deck Joist Sizing and Spacing

Bringing your favorite people together to enjoy a beautiful summer day on your deck is a great way to unwind and relax. And while it’s important to have a deck that’s aesthetically pleasing to you, you first have to make sure it’s structurally sound.

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Above ground pool deck

How to Design & Build an Above-Ground Pool Deck

Choosing a decking material is arguably the most important decision you’ll make while building a deck. Different circumstances call for different types of decking, such as composite and wood decking.

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Trex® Seal™ Sub-Ledger Tape
Trex® Seal™ Sub-Ledger Tape

Waterproofing the ledger board is a critical step in preventing moisture damage and ensuring the structural integrity of a deck over time. To fully protect this essential component, the makers of Trex® Seal™ Ledger Tape have introduced a new butyl tape engineered specifically for use beneath the ledger board. Measuring 22 inches wide, Trex® Seal™ […]

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