Critical Aspects of Deck Design and Construction

This webinar will cover many aspects of residential deck design and construction. Decks exist in sometimes brutal weather conditions, which is why structural code requirements of the International Residential Code for residential wood deck construction will be addressed. Attendees will learn about the code, design requirements and best practices. Other topics will include:

  • Code-specific loads
  • Choosing the correct connection
  • Fastener and connector selection
  • Load capacity and corrosion issues
  • Deck safety and statistics
  • Deck design loads
  • Deck connections and details
  • Typical deck framing plan.

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