Advanced Deck Building is a complete guide to building a unique, custom deck. You'll learn how to plan and build multi-level decks, low ground-hugging decks, elevated second-story decks, and decks featuring curves or unusual angles. You'll also see how to build a stairway with a landing, how to build custom railings, and how to incorporate a hot tub into a deck. Nearly 300 full-color photos and illustrations, combined with detailed step-by-step instructions, leave nothing to chance.
This book offers an advanced course in deck design and construction, presuming that readers already have some knowledge of deck construction. Here you'll learn specific techniques and methods used by professionals to create decks with unique shapes and features.
Black & Decker, Home Improvement Library