Deck Designs, 3rd Edition

Deck Designs, 3rd Edition


Author(s): Steve Cory
ISBN: 1580114334
Publisher: Creative Homeowner

Deck Designs shows readers the latest design trends and materials in deck building. This all-new edition features the projects of four deck designers whose work represents four different regions of the country. Created for both the do-it yourselfer and the those who wish to work with a professional to achieve the ideal deck, Deck Designs is divided into two main sections. The first provides basic design instruction on building a deck, including information on the new generation of deck materials, dealing with problem locations, creating shade and wind screens, and adding distinctive details. The second part of the book takes an in-depth look at the work of four of the country's most successful deck builders. Through drawings and photos of actual custom deck projects, readers will obtain firsthand information on what went into these truly unique projects. A close look at 30 deck projects from four of the country's leading deck designers Creating professional details that make a deck unique Decks built from exotic woods and the new generation of composite materials A completely new edition of the best-selling Deck Designs Pro advice on how to create a great-looking, functional deck Over 450 photos and illustrations Resource guide, glossary, and index   Steve Cory is a deck builder, remodeler, and author. His books include the first edition of Deck Designs as well the Creative Homeowner title Decks: Plan, Design, Build. He lives and works in Chicago. 

Price: $19.95