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Deck Skirting and Fascia

Deck Skirting and Fascia

Skirting can be an attractive feature that can be added to any low-level deck.


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Building A Pergola On A Deck

Building A Pergola On A Deck

Learn how to build a wood pergola shade feature over your deck.

Under Deck Drainage Systems

Under Deck Drainage Systems

Water drainage systems allow you to comfortably use the space under a high deck.

Building Deck Planter Boxes

Building Deck Planter Boxes

Learn how to build planter boxes to display flowers on your deck that will look nice and hold up well for many years.

Building Deck Arbors or Awnings

Building Deck Arbors or Awnings

Learn how to build a shade feature called an arbor along your deck railing. You can even hang flower pots from the rafters.

Building Built-In Deck Benches

Building Built-In Deck Benches

Learn how to build an attractive bench for deck seating.

How To Install Deck Lighting

How To Install Deck Lighting

Step-by-step instructions on how to install low-voltage post cap lights. Learn about cutting a groove to hide your wiring.


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LED vs Incandescent Light Bulbs

LED vs Incandescent Light Bulbs

Learn about the advantages of using LED lights over incandescent light bulbs for low-voltage deck lighting.

Transformers

Transformers

Learn how to determine the proper size electrical transformer for your low-voltage deck lighting system.

Solar Deck Lights

Solar Deck Lights

Compare the pros and cons of solar deck lights vs. low-voltage deck lighting.

Wiring

Wiring

Learn how to select the correct gauge of low-voltage wire for your deck lighting system.

How to Install Post Cap Lights

How to Install Post Cap Lights

Follow our step-by-step instructions to install low-voltage post cap lighting.

How to Install Side-Mounted Rail Lights

How to Install Side-Mounted Rail Lights

Step-by-step instruction for how to install side-mounted low-voltage lights to your deck railing.


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How to Install Recessed Stair Lighting

How to Install Recessed Stair Lighting

Step-by-step instructions for how to install low-voltage lights on your deck stair risers.