Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.
- Cordless drill
- Adjustable wrench
- Paint roller
- Safety glasses
You'll also need a power washer and rain gear.
Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.
- Exterior wood glue
- Semitransparent exterior oil stain
- Wood preservative
- Exterior screws
- Turnbuckle (if needed)