New Requirements to Resist Lateral Loads
It’s soon to be deck-building season. Here are some new product highlights to help outfit your outdoor retreat. By Matt Weber Equinox XP Louvered Roof The Equinox XP Louvered Roof system is an adjustable roof that transforms from a solid covering to an open garden trellis or pergola style covering, providing […]
By Matt Weber A concrete slab is one of the basic components of modern construction throughout the world. Whether used as a building foundation, sidewalk, patio or a mounting pad for your AC condenser, the method of construction is largely the same. Building codes generally require that exterior stairways have a concrete footing or foundation. Without the foundation the steps […]
AZEK and TimberTech Together in One Booth at IBS Show
TimberTech Enhances Website Product Selector Tool To Help Consumers Find Deck Products That Fit Their Lifestyle
By Matt Weber Deck construction is an evolving art. Every year new materials are introduced, technology advances, tools are innovated, and building codes get updated. In this issue, EHT offers an update for the deck builder, to keep both professionals and DIY’ers abreast of what’s now required, what’s now available, and how to get the project […]
By Larry Walton Build a patio shade cover without obstructing the view
By Mark and Theresa Clement Every Deck has its Day. Steps for Rebuilding your Backyard Deck.
By Matt Weber Refinish a deck to renew the look and protect it from the elements.
Tools & Materials for the Outdoor Retreat