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I’m building a deck. What do I need to know?

As far as construction projects go, decks don’t seem to be all that complicated.  If there’s no plumbing, electricity, or painting to contend with, they can be built in just a few days.  As a result, many people end up simply getting the work done by a local contractor or even doing it themselves, never once involving the government.  It’s just a simple project—why would they bother?

Unfortunately for those homeowners, their decks are illegal. More Info