The Ultimate Deck Podcast

Helping you keep your finger firmly pressed on the decking industry, the people in it, and the information you need to master the backyard. Hosted by Shane Chapman.

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For many contractors, the winter season brings a change; either to the type of work, or work at all.  But it's not all bad news.  This slow time can be a great "business building" season.  Here are 11...
November 14, 2020
2020 was an interesting year.  COVID19 was a curveball that nobody knew how to navigate.  And it doesn't look like it's going away anytime soon.  So what does that mean for 2021?  Who knows.  But let'...
November 10, 2020
Winter deck maintenance usually brings forth a number of questions.  Should I oil my deck before winter?  What type of shovel should I use?  Can I use ice melt?  We tackle all the questions with some ...
October 31, 2020
Every once in a while, we have to break it up and do an episode with zero intrinsic value.  Just a little time to unwind and have some fun.  This is one of those episodes.  We're sorry.   Find more Th...
October 24, 2020
Episode 100!!!  We did it, we've recorded 100 episodes of this podcast over the past 22 months. And for this big event, we were happy to help Deckorators with their world wide launch of their 2021 pro...
October 21, 2020
Helical screw piles are one of the best innovations to ever happen for deck builder.  We are BIG fans of helical screw piles, and so here are 5 reasons why they are so amazing!  But not so fast, they ...
October 10, 2020
One of our favourite formats - the Instagram Q&A!  Wade and Shane answer questions from the Instagram community!   Find more The Ultimate Deck Shop: https://www.youtube.com/theultimatedeckshop htt...
October 3, 2020
Spring is busy. Summer is hot. Winter is cold. But Fall is not...ANY of these things.   We have 10 really, really good reasons why building a deck in the fall is a great idea!   Find more The Ultimate...
September 26, 2020
There's a lot of turmoil in the world this year, and our industry isn't immune.  There's some debates out there that may never be settled.  But we look at the most topical debates happening in our ind...
September 19, 2020
"Which one gets less hot" is a customer question we all deal with on a near daily basis.  There are many claims out there, but what do they all mean?  And how much faith can we have in the claims?   W...
September 12, 2020

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