Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.
- Table saw
- Corded drill
- Circular saw
- Adjustable wrench
- Tape measure
Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.
- Carriage bolts, 3-1/2-in. x 3/8-in. with nuts and washers
- Lag screws, 3-in. x 3/8-in. with washers
- Deck screws, 3-in.