Developed for professional contractors and homeowners planning to build the deck of their dreams, the Build a Stronger Deck video series walks viewers through the most important steps to building a safer, stronger deck from scratch.
Simpson Strong-Tie, manufacturer of engineering structural connectors and building solutions, has launched the first episode of “Build a Stronger Deck,” a YouTube video series that shows builders, decking contractors and their owner customers how to build. easily stronger and safer terraces that last.
As summer temperatures rise, patio building season is generally picking up speed as homeowners look to the outdoors for barbecues, relaxation, and family fun. Developed for professional contractors and homeowners planning to build their dream deck, the Build a Stronger Deck The video series walks viewers through the most important steps in building a safer, stronger patio from scratch.
The first episode delves into the options available and the ideal solutions for stronger and safer post bases. The second video features the installation of the Bridge Ledger, with further episodes detailing construction tips for installing beams, joists, guard posts, stair stringers, and deck boards. Finally, a special episode on Fasteners gives viewers expert advice on selecting the best anchors and fasteners for attaching hangers, joists and angles to deck rails and railings.
“Building a strong, secure patio is easier and more affordable than most people think,” says John Wight, vice president of global marketing for Simpson Strong-Tie. “We built an entire deck from start to finish using Simpson Strong-Tie connectors, anchors and fasteners to show builders and homeowners how easy it is to build decks that not only last longer,” but add value and fun to any home. ”
New episodes of “Build a Stronger Deck” will air throughout the summer and are available to stream on the Simpson Strong-Tie YouTube channel. To watch all available episodes and discover additional content on building great decks, including patio inspiration, planning and design tools, as well as product information and safety tips, visit The Simpson Strong -Tie Deck Center online at strongtie.com/deckcenter.