Tips from Steve Maxwell for Building the 50 Year Deck

When Steve Maxwell builds a deck he builds it with the intention that it will last for half a century. This video includes his tips on how to make decks not only structurally stronger, but better looking too.

Tips for Building a Deck:

  • build a permanent frost proof foundation
  • hot-dipped galvanized post saddles
  • strategically placed double joists
  • don’t forget aesthetics

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Posted on November 16th, 2010


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