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DecksDirect How To Guides is dedicated to the builder in all of us. That's why we built this resource section just for you, with how-to guides that will empower you with the information and confidence you need to succeed in your deck project. From installing deck lights to choosing your balusters or understanding the differences in post caps, we've got you covered.

Follow the links below to page through the details about products, manufacturers and installation. You can also select the print icons next to each topic to download the same content in printable pdf formats.

Browse these How-to Guides:
Deck Lighting Guide

Deck Lighting Guide

Download .pdf (4 MB)

Baluster Purchaseing and installation Guide

Baluster Guide

Download .pdf (2 MB)

Deck Railing Guide

Railing Guide

Download .pdf (2 MB)

Low Voltage Transformer selection

Choosing the Right Transformer

Aurora Base Adapter Installaiton Instructions

Aurora Base Adapter Installation Instructions

Download .pdf (736 KB)

Deck Baluster Calculator

Balusters Calculator




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