Building a floating deck

Learn how to build a beautiful and functional floating deck for your outdoor space. Follow our step-by-step guide and create a relaxing oasis in your backyard.
Barrette Outdoor Living InstaDeck® Outdoor Flooring System is a DIY dream come true. With tiles that easily snap together to create a foundation for a freestanding, ground-level deck, InstaDeck can be assembled on any flat surface, using minimal tools. Build a new deck in a few hours and at a fraction of the cost of a traditional deck or pavers. The integrated Step-Clip® fastening system makes installing compatible composite deck boards fast and easy. No screws are needed — just step and clip to Decks, Gardening, Outdoor, Exterior, Wooden Pool Deck, Outdoor Deck Tiles, Outdoor Deck, Outdoor Patio, Ground Deck

Barrette Outdoor Living InstaDeck® Outdoor Flooring System is a DIY dream come true. With tiles that easily snap together to create a foundation for a freestanding, ground-level deck, InstaDeck can be assembled on any flat surface, using minimal tools. Build a new deck in a few hours and at a fraction of the cost of a traditional deck or pavers. The integrated Step-Clip® fastening system makes installing compatible composite deck boards fast and easy. No screws are needed — just step and…

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Michael Crawford Photography
Decks, Exterior, Floating Deck Diy, Floating Deck Plans, Small Backyard Decks, Backyard Deck Designs, Backyard Deck, Deck Designs Backyard, Deck Plans

Adding a deck to the backyard giving a level platform to set up a few chairs to enjoy the sun and maybe grill some burgers seems like a good idea. But what type of deck? Should you dig frost footings, or is a floating deck a good idea? When is it better to build a

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Adrienne Hoge
Exterior, Deck Projects, Deck Steps, Backyard Diy Projects, Floating Deck Plans, Backyard Deck, Deck Framing, Deck Construction, Building A Deck Frame

Now that you’ve planned your floating deck and laid out the building area, it’s time to frame the deck. Part two of our How to Build a Floating Deck series shows you how to cut the framing pieces and build the deck frame. Once the frame is complete, you’ll move on to installing the decking.

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Amy Fisk