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How to Add the Finishing Touch to Outdoor Projects with Modern Deck Railing

When the time comes to build or simply refresh an outdoor living space, there’s no sh...

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Framing

Top 3 Outdoor Living Design Trends That Will Drive Channel Profit in 2021

Despite uncertainty shrouding today’s economic landscape, the country’s influx in outdoor home improvement spending shows no...

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Fortress

A Simple Eco-Friendly Building Product to Incorporate in Any Outdoor Space

Residential building professionals know that trying to predict homeowner preferences can sometimes be a challenge. While home...

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Fencing

Expert Advice: Selecting the Best Wood-Alternative Fencing Materials

Against the backdrop of today’s unpredictable landscape, one trend remains constant: Americans are spending more time than ev...

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Fencing

3 Simple Ways to Improve a Home’s Curb Appeal with a Fence

In a year dubbed “the year of the home” by Home Advisor, Americans are spending an increasing amount of time and money dreami...

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Framing

How to Keep Deck Projects Going with Steel Framing Amid the Lumber Shortage

Lumber has been the traditional building material of choice for deck framing projects—largely selected for its familiarity an...

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Fencing

High-Security Fence Systems: What to Consider Before Installation

There's a saying that good fences make for good neighbors. This axiom certainly holds true when examining physical access con...

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Framing

Unexpected ways to save time and money by building a deck during the off-season

With temperatures cooling and leaves changing from golden yellow to deep auburn, there’s no denying that it’s the season of a...

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Framing

Why Fall is the Best Time to Build a Deck

With a crisp, cool breeze in the air and the turning of leaves, there's no denying that fall has arrived. While some might co...

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Framing

Build a Dream Deck That Lasts

A recent Houzz survey reports that 1 in 5 homeowners who underwent home renovations in the last year made exterior upgrades t...

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Framing

How to Frame Deck Stairs: Making it Easy with Steel

A quick Google search of “how to build deck steps” yields about 700,000 results, indicating widespread uncertainty when it co...

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Railing

Choosing a Railing Solution That Provides Safety and Customization for Any Look

Selecting a railing solution for your upcoming deck renovation? Get ready to channel your inner design maven. From customizab...

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Railing

How To: Extend Evenings on a Deck with Outdoor Lighting

Want to enjoy late nights on your deck even after shorter autumn days arrive? If so, consider illuminating your outdoor livin...

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Railing

How to Install Horizontal Deck Cable Railings the Right Way, the First Time

It's no surprise that steel cable railings have taken the deck scene by storm. Their sleek, clean lines defer to the view, pr...

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Framing

Rot? We Think Not: 7 Reasons Why Steel Framing Will Extend the Life of a Deck

To create a deck that will stand the test of time, builders and DIYers across the country are turning to composite and PVC de...

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