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Ozco on HGTV's Fixer Upper

Featured on Season 4, Episode 4 of HGTV’s hit show Fixer Upper, Ozco Ornamental Wood Ties are a safe, durable, and beautiful way to add cast iron-inspired accents to your outdoor living spaces. The Eberle's renovated home features Ornamental Wood Ties on the front porch, as well as a beautiful, two-tiered pergola in the backyard. Designed to be the "icing on the cake" for any outdoor project, Ornamental Wood Ties exceed building codes, are suitable for use with treated lumber, and are easy to install for DIYers and professionals alike.


We Stock Ozco

Ozco Authorized Stocking Dealer Did you know DecksDirect is an authorized Stocking Dealer of Ozco products? Most Ozco items typically ship same day if the order is placed before 3:30 pm CST on weekdays. We carry the full Laredo Sunset and Ironwood lines, as well as a full selection of ornamental accents, and all the essential hardware you need to complete your patio, pergola, or deck project.

Check out our Inspiration Gallery for dozens of great projects, including some built by DecksDirect customers! Have you completed an Ozco project you’d like to show off? Submit it to our customer photo gallery here 

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Get The Look

Get the Fixer Upper look by using the Ironwood line of products to add a stylish and structurally sound finishing touch to your own project. Ozco's Ironwood Ornamental Wood Ties can stand up to the harshest outdoor weather conditions, and even look beautiful indoors as accents on doors, rafters, window and door frames, and more. These products are easy to install and sure to impress.

These are the must-have products featured on Fixer Upper:

Ozco OWT Ironwood Post Base Kit

Ironwood Post Base Kit

These kits contain everything you need to reinforce any project from the ground up. Use them at every post base for a cohesive design that looks polished and professional. They make posts stand out by showcasing a strong connection to the ground. If you're working on an existing design and have previously installed posts, you can use the Ironwood Faux Post Base Kit to achieve the same look, because it installs directly on to your existing posts.



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Ozco OWT Ironwood Rafter Clips

Ironwood Rafter Clips

These versatile angle brackets can be used virtually anywhere, and add a subtle design touch when used on every rafter joint. They are easy to install and are a great way to highlight rather than hide your connections. They can be spotted on each end of every rafter on both sides of the Eberle pergola, and have dozens of applications both indoors and out.



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Ozco OWT Ironwood Post to Beam Bracket Kit

Ironwood Post to Beam Bracket Kit

This bracket kit is great for DIYers since it features an innovative interlocking ledge design which supports the overhead beam during installation, and it can be used on smooth or rough cut lumber. These are used on the front porch and center section of the tiered pergola, and showcase the strength of Ozco. Hardware is included in the kit, so you'll have everything you need to install this bracket. 



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Ozco OWT Fan Truss Base

Fan Truss Base

This beautiful truss connector makes a huge statement as you approach the renovated Eberle home, and it can seamlessly tie any project together for a structurally and aesthetically strong design. Add Ozco's Ironwood Truss Accents to complement the rest of your design. Truss bases are a bold accent whether indoors or outside, and are available in multiple fan sizes with a straightforward finish that can be easily accented in either decorative style. Truss Accents are also available in Laredo Sunset to match Laredo Sunset designs.


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You can read more about the Fixer Upper project on Ozco's website.
Click here to view the Fixer Upper project plans, which include everything you need from bolts to lumber.



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