Backyard Deck

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Project by Jchon Paradise posted 2530 days ago 1307 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Not too much to say about this one…

Our backyard isn’t terribly large and has a downward slope to it… so we decided to do a little weekend project (OK – 2 or 3 weekends by the time we got ourselves outside in the Texas heat) to give ourselves a little more useable space for entertaining and relaxing.

So between my in-laws and I, we threw this together without too much headache.

-- Jchon - Denton, TX

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#1 posted 2530 days ago

Looks very inviting!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#2 posted 2530 days ago

Very nice!

This is a “practical” woodwork solution that will provide many enjoyable occasions.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#3 posted 2530 days ago

Very nice deck project, it looks like a cool place to be .

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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Thos. Angle

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#4 posted 2530 days ago

That looks like fun

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#5 posted 2530 days ago

Nice deck – see it didn’t take long to put it to good use :-)).

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#6 posted 2530 days ago

that was the easiest deck I’ve ever built—easy as 1, 2, 3.
First the frame and next thing you know, we are sitting down and enjoying it :)

The space looks So much larger now. I’d have thought that a deck would make it look smaller.. but it didn’t. Good design.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#7 posted 2530 days ago

Good work, something you’ll enjoy for a long time. jockmike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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Greg Mitchell

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#8 posted 2530 days ago

Great job on the deck Jchon. Looks like a nice place to relax.

-- Greg Mitchell--Lowell,

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#9 posted 2530 days ago

Looks like a great place to spend a summer evening. As my grandmother always said “It’s porch sittin weather.”

-- Wayne - Newbie looking to learn!

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#10 posted 2529 days ago

Excellent backyard retreat, nice work, giving me ideas…...

-- James - Geneva, Switzerland

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