Sure, building deck stairs can be tricky. But in this story, we'll make it easy by showing you how to estimate step dimensions, layout and …
Create a comfortable place to entertain or simply relax. This series of videos and step-by-step instructions breaks building a wood or composite deck into manageable parts. We'll show you how to create deck designs and how to build a deck from post footers to deck stairs. We'll also give you ideas.
Wood Decking Boards Most common option. Natural, durable and relatively inexpensive. Can be treated to extend the life of your deck.
Anatomy of a Step. Steps are made up of three main parts. The top of a step is known as the “tread”. The “riser”, also sometimes known as the “toe kick” is the front face of a stair that runs from the top of the stair below, to the bottom of the tread.