How to Install Wood Deck Support Posts
Learn about the pros and cons of installing a cantilever, girder or drop beam to support your deck joists. This method allows for a notched post-to-beam connection.
Hidden fasteners create a clean deck surface and can be used with composite, wood and other materials. Learn about hidden deck fasteners at Decks.com.
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Steel deck posts with base plates can be used as an alternative to wood posts for supporting your deck.
Learn how to install concrete deck piers to support your deck frame. Use cardboard form tubes to extend your footings above grade.