June 29, 2022

Are you ready for the premier event for pool, spa, patio, decking, and outdoor living!

Deck Expo will once again co-locate with the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™, and together, they are lining up an awesome experience for the industry and all outdoor living professionals.

There is still time to get to get signed up to exhibit: Click HERE for more information.

This year's event will not disappoint. Click HERE to find out more and don't forget to visit us at Booth 8344.
NADRA's 2022 National+ Deck Competition - Opening Soon! 

Professionals of all levels & categories, from across North America (and beyond) enter NADRA’s deck competition.

*Attention NADRA Members: Be on the lookout for a survey hitting your inbox real soon!

  • Fast, easy registration
  • Must be a current member of NADRA
  • Preview your entry! Download all of your entries into PDF files for your own records
  • 4 images
  • 1 video
  • Projects previously submitted in the 2021 competition do not qualify
  • The project must be built in 2021 or 2022 
  • Stay tuned for the official 2022 Handbook with rules, categories, tips, deadlines, and more. 
Helping America Build Decks Faster

Since 2003, Perma-Column® has been leading the way with innovative solutions to building permanent foundations. Patented and ICC-approved, Perma-Column® Precast Deck Posts answer contractor requirements for faster and more efficient building materials and methods, while meeting consumer demands for long-lasting solutions that protect the value of their investment...Learn More
Decks: The Most Prescriptive Post

July 7th, 2022 from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT - Live Webinar

Free to NADRA members (confirmation email to include code and link to sign up).
NADRA's Deck Evaluation / Inspection Certification Class

July 12th, 2022 from 9 am - 1:00 pm EDT - Live Webinar

ICC approved for .40 Credits. AIBD, ASHI, and InterNACHI 
approved for 4 CEU's.
Master Deck Professional CODE Certification

Earn your Master Deck Professional – CODE Certification with NADRA – fees apply for certification. A Four-Part Series, provided by Building Code College.
How to Build a Free Standing Deck 

Learn how to properly design, frame, and build a code-compliant freestanding deck, and take these skills onsite from start to finished product with expert builder and craftsman Mike Guertin.
FastenMaster Tiger Claw Universal Hidden Deck System

Tiger Claw combines the speed of a pneumatic gun, the long term performance of stainless steel, and a universal clip design for leading decking brands. Contact FastenMaster for information on a 1st Time User Program...Learn More
Trex News: Trex Company, Inc. (NYSE:TREX), the world’s #1 brand of high-performance, low-maintenance and eco-friendly composite decking, railing and outdoor living products and a leading national provider of custom-engineered commercial railing systems, today published its 2021 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) report....Read More
5 Tips to Build Trust Online

Before signing any contract, a homeowner needs one thing: trust. Discover the little known secrets to building trust on your website...Read More
At the start of summer, the North American Deck and Railing Association reminds homeowners to Check Your Deck®

The United States is home to roughly 60 million residential decks, and of those it’s estimated that half need to be replaced or repaired. In the wake of several serious deck collapses, The North American Deck and Railing Association reminds consumers to Check Your Deck ® using resources such as the 10-Point Consumer Checklist. NADRA also offers industry professionals and inspectors a breadth of resources, including a comprehensive toolkit, marketing materials, and a deck evaluation form. “It’s crucial for homeowners to verify the integrity of their deck to ensure user safety as well as help extend the deck’s lifespan, improve appearance, and increase livability,” says Michael Beaudry, Executive Vice President of NADRA. “We’re proud to offer an array of tools to help consumers check their decks as well as connect with building professionals with the know-how to identify and remedy potential problems.”

Find a Home Inspect to evaluate / inspect your deck HERE.

In Lancaster County, PA on June 15, 2022
Child, Adult Injured During Central Pa. Deck Collapse: Police

An adult and a child were taken to the hospital Thursday afternoon after the deck on the back of a Lancaster County home collapsed, police said...Read More
NAHB Wants More Women To Join Construction Workforce

NAHB First Vice Chair Alicia Huey testifies before Congress. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) is urging Congress to work on legislation that would result in more women entering the residential construction industry and overall workforce...Read More
Many Lumber Prices Flat As Ongoing Delivery Delays Resolved

After dropping quite a bit in recent weeks, many softwood lumber prices levelled off in mid-June as a modicum of supply-demand balance seemed to have been reached. Over the past two years as the lumber market reacted to big changes in external conditions, there was never-before-seen high price levels and volatility...Read More
Six Tips For Building Your Business Brand

Great businesses have great branding. It is a long, careful process that doesn’t happen overnight. The world’s top brands stand out by telling stories that express what they are about and what they can bring to your life... Read More
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