How to Build a Deck With Composites

Learn how to build a deck with composites and other rot-resistant materials for beauty and longevity.

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Chalk line
  • Circular saw
  • Miter saw
  • Corded drill
  • Drill/driver, cordless
  • Power plane

You'll also need other tools for deck building.