DIY Checklist

Create a Checklist for your DIY Project

DIY Checklist


GETTING THE JOB DONE

Part of building your dream deck is the prep work–from scoping your backyard to planning where the furniture goes to gathering the right tools. Luckily, Trex® works as easily as wood, with practically all the same tools you use for wood.

SHOPPING PREPARATION

When heading to the store for supplies, it’s best to be prepared with a plan. Have answers prepared for these questions:

TOOLS CHECKLIST

  • CARPENTER’S LEVEL
  • CHALK LINE
  • CIRCULAR SAW
  • CIRCULAR SAW BLADE
  • CARPENTER’S LEVEL
  • CRESCENT WRENCH
  • TWO-FOOT LEVEL
  • DRILLS AND BITS
  • DUST MASK
  • EXTENSION CORD
  • FRAMING SQUARE
  • GLOVES
  • HOE AND HOSE
  • WHEELBARROW
  • PENCILS
  • POST HOLE DIGGER
  • RAFTER SQUARE
  • SAFETY GLASSES
  • SHIMS OR SPACERS
  • SHOVEL
  • SOCKET WRENCH
  • STAKES & BATTERBOARDS
  • STRING
  • TAMPER
  • TAPE MEASURE
  • TOOL BELT