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Installation 101: Guidelines and Code Requirements for Deck Railings

In a study conducted over the course of four years, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reported nearly 224,000 peopl...

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Lighting

How To: Deck Lighting Placement Guide

When it comes to your deck’s lighting scheme, placement can have a large impact on the safety, usability and atmosphere of yo...

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Framing

Why U.S. Homeowners and Builders are Embracing Global Deck Framing Norms

For decades, U.S. homeowners and builders have relied on lumber for deck framing projects. But with today’s zeal for outdoor...

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Railing

How-To: Cable Railing Spacing

As more homeowners gravitate towards modern, high-design concepts, it’s no surprise that cable railing systems are taking the...

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Fencing

Upfront Style: Today’s Top 2 Front Yard Fence Looks

Front yard fences have come a long way in recent years, and with today’s innovative building materials they can operate as mo...

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Railing

Modern Railing for Balconies

In a recent survey, Zumper, a rental listing site, reported balconies as one of the top ten amenities prioritized by renters...

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Railing

Stylish + Safe: 4 Beautiful Deck Railings That Protect Your Peace of Mind

Online professional marketplace Thumbtack revealed that deck and porch remodels are the fourth highest trending project for s...

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Decking

Proven Deck Building Products that Sidestep Sky-High Lumber Prices

According to a recent survey on the latest outdoor living trends, home improvement pros and deck building specialists tell Qu...

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Fencing

Fence Post Installation 101

While backyard projects can seem daunting, any inspired weekend warrior can replace a wobbly or broken fence with some foreth...

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Fencing

Fencing Regulations: Permits & Height Stipulations

For DIYers and inspired homeowners alike, embarking on a fencing project can be an exciting endeavor with high returns. After...

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Railing

The Rise of Aluminum Railings: Your Top Questions Answered

In its latest feature on outdoor living, Qualified Remodeler (QR) reports that, “everyone is thinking about building somethin...

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Fencing

Your Questions on Aluminum Fencing Answered

Outdoor spaces are one the hottest remodeling trends for 2021—new backyard decks, swimming pool installations, you name it. B...

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Framing

The Rundown on Deck Framing: Lumber, Steel and Protecting Your Investment

Thanks to the latest advances in manufacturing, alternative decking materials are able to successfully emulate the richness a...

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Railing

3 Versatile Railing Offerings for Multifamily Applications

Over the course of a year, open-air balconies have become so much more than just an amenity for ...

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Framing

Deck Structures Stand Strong with Steel in the Southern Rockies

It may feel like we just ushered in the new year, but spring decking season is fast-approaching. And while softwood lumber pr...

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