Joe& 39;s Deck Plans: How To Build a Rectangular Deck FREE
I get a lot of calls and e-mails from people who try not to use 4x4 posts. The best tip I can give anyone building a rectangular deck is to use 4x4 posts, even if you only have a very slight slope of the yard. Leveling every block to each other is very difficult and time consuming. If you need a 2- /4" 4x4 post, make the cut.