June 18, 2021

Professional Tool Reviews for Pros

deck installation

Eagle Claw Hidden Deck Fastening System

Eagle Claw Hidden Deck Fastening System

There are several methods and products for building a beautiful deck without unsightly fastener holes that can split over time. The Eagle Claw Hidden Deck Fastening System uses black decking clips to space and secure boards while concealing fasteners beneath the deck’s surface. Eagle Claw Hidden Deck Fastening System Details Decking boards must have a dado […]

Deckorators porch after 1

Upgrading a Deck with Deckorators Vista Composite Decking

I live in an historic district in central Florida where most of the homes were built during the 1920’s or earlier. My own home was built sometime between 1919 and 1923 (the historical records lack an exact date for it). These old homes have lots of character, particularly with regard to their porches, which are […]

Review9.5(out of 10)
Senco Duraspin DS425AC Feature

Senco DuraSpin DS425AC Deck Installation Review

A few months ago (before the Senco Duraspin DS425AC showed up and changed my life), I had the pleasure of building an 814 sq. ft. deck. I created this beauty from making what seemed like countless cuts in 2×6 pressure treated boards with a Ridgid 12″ sliding compound miter saw. I prefer 2×6 over 5/4 deck […]

CAMO Edge Pro

CAMO Edge Pro from National Nail Corporation

CAMO Edge Pro Hides Deck Fasteners from a Standing Position Building a deck just got easier thanks to the CAMO Edge Pro System from National Nail Corporation’s CAMO division. If you’ve ever built a deck, you’re already familiar with many of the issues and complications that go along with it. Three of the big ones […]

Trex Company Introduces Three New Railing Products

Trex Transcend, Select, and Reveal Railing

We like to keep builders up on new products of interest, and Trex just expanded three of its decking and railing product lines: Transcend, Select and Reveal. They have three different looks, three different markets, and three completely different applications. Which one you may be interested in will depend upon your projects, your location and […]