deck inspections

Top 20 Home Inspection Deck Photos

While writing my blog post about how to inspect your own deck, I stumbled across a ridiculous amount of crazy deck photos. I have to share them. Please enjoy our...
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New building code rules for decks in Minnesota

I decided to wait until May to cover the stuff on decks, because the North American Deck and Railing Association says May is Deck Safety Month®.
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Inspecting Deck Guardrails

Between 2003 and 2007, there have been over eleven thousand injuries caused by structural failure or collapse of guardrails at outdoor decks. It's not tough to understand why - when...
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How is your deck attached to the building?

May is National Deck Safety Month, so I'm going to start off this month by writing about the most common cause of deck collapses - improper attachment to building.
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Is Your Deck Safe?

As I'm sure you already know, May is Deck Safety Month, so it's a good time to talk about deck inspections. Is your own deck safe? Now is the time...
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Coon Rapids Deck Collapse – Why It Happened

the newscasters usually say they'll come back to the story once they learn what the problem was, but they never do... so I decided to inspect this Coon Rapids deck...
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