Episodes

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The Stainless Mesh Deck
The Stainless Mesh Deck

Susan and Bert bought the perfect new house to retire in, except their open backyard has a nice view and nothing else! Paul has carte blanche on this epic outdoor space, and builds a main deck with dining and cooking areas that’s connected by...

The Awning Deck

After ten years of living with an empty backyard, Kenneth and Tutran realize it’s time to turn their backyard patch of grass into a family escape.  With two young children, they want their deck to be multi-faceted – enough space...

The Moat Deck

As busy parents always running two active kids to and from soccer games and tournaments, Lionel and Sonia want a true backyard oasis for the adults to enjoy. Going all in, they enlist Paul to completely remake their entire backyard! The makeover...

The Fire Table Deck

Tamara and Steve have big dreams for their shaded backyard – they want a modern style deck that can accommodate dinner parties for up to thirty people! Paul is up for the challenge and builds a multi-level modern masterpiece, complete with a...

The Waterfall Deck

With an awesome backyard swimming pool, Anita and Ken decide to finally upgrade the tired concrete patio that surrounds it. Paul dives headfirst into this deck build and creates two connected areas - an upper lounge zone with a fire table and a...

The BBQ Deck

A young urban couple with two young daughters, Ileana and Lawrence want both beauty and function in their backyard. Paul designs a modern deck with a perfect blend of the two. A massive BBQ nestled in a marble countertop sits on the upper level...

The Semicircle Deck

Darren and Delaine desperately want their backyard to accommodate their four children and large extended family, but realize their scattered collection of lawn furniture is not cutting it. Faced with a rare pie shaped lot, Paul goes all out with a...

The Stone Deck

No one likes maintaining a deck, and Cheryl and Andrew are proof of that! They want to replace their rotting cedar deck with a low maintenance version that has all the fixings. Paul’s got the perfect solution, a deck that’s surfaced...

The Privacy Deck

Selmin and Yasmin want to fill in their massive empty backyard with a deck big enough to accommodate their huge extended family. Their major request for Paul is to create enough privacy on a second story deck so the family can enjoy the outdoors...

The Beach Club Deck

Cass lives at and runs a gorgeous beach club with an in-ground pool surrounded by 11 family cottages, and dreams of having a large outdoor communal space where everyone can congregate. Paul has the perfect solution – and it’s big! He...

The Stainless Mesh Deck

Susan and Bert bought the perfect new house to retire in, except their open backyard has a nice view and nothing else! Paul has carte blanche on this epic outdoor space, and builds a main deck with dining and cooking areas that’s connected by...

The Round Square Deck

Paul and Ronit love their yard, but feel it is missing a deck. Their space has particular challenges including incorporating a beautifully landscaped pond and leaving enough green space for their playful pugs. They also want a deck that can be used...

The West Coast Deck

What do you do when you have a West Coast woman who misses home? You bring home to her backyard. In this incredible episode Paul builds a backyard deck that feels like a ski chalet in the mountains. This deck has everything including a circular...

The Fireplace Deck

In this episode Paul gets to design a deck for Boris, an executive chef and his wife Keren. And what’s the main feature? A gorgeous stainless steel kitchen with custom stainless steel pergola posts overhead. But that’s not the main...

The Zen Deck

Can you build an escape in your backyard that feels like one of your favorite travel spots? Absolutely. In this episode Paul and the crew take on one of their biggest challenges ever and completely transform a backyard to feel like a travel...

The TV Deck

Tom and Katrina decided that instead of a cottage they want a deck that feels like a cottage getaway. Tom also has one special request – he wants an outdoor lounge with a TV. In this episode Paul and the crew exceed all expectations by...

The Long Lounge Deck

This episode proves that just because you have a small space doesn’t mean you can’t try big ideas. Shelley and Michael want a place to relax and they’ve given Paul complete creative control of how to get there. Paul transforms a...

The Clock Deck

Karen and Rob have very busy lives. And a yard they don’t like. They love their home and want a space outside where they can unwind. Paul wants to give this busy family a place to relax where time stands still. Paul transforms an awkward...

The Heavy Metal Deck

Diane and Russ aren’t your typical couple and they aren’t looking for your typical deck. Diane is an artist and musician and wants a deck that reflects her creative personality. The couple also wants a space that reflects their gorgeous...

The Kids' Deck

Conrad and Cristina have a unique challenge with their backyard. They need a yard to accommodate their family of nine. That’s right - this busy couple has seven children. They need their deck and yard to be a play space for the kids, a...

The Whole Family Deck

Judy and Mick have lived in their home for over 40 years. They have a beautiful backyard and a deck that has seen better days. Now that they have five grandchildren who spend the summers at their home, they want to re-vamp their space into...

The Do-Over Deck

Anne and Dave love their home, but they’re ready for a new deck. The deck has some sentimental value because Dave built it 20 years ago with Anne’s father. Paul decides to try and keep some of Dave’s original structure but gives...

The Hammock Deck

Geeta and Taran want something a little different. This couple wants to take their boring backyard and make feel as if they’re back home in Trinidad. Taran also wants a bbq space where he can cook large family meals. Paul can’t wait....

The Triangle Deck

What do you do when you have a yard with a strange shape? If you’re Paul you take full advantage of it. In this episode Paul takes a pie shape yard and creates a triangle-shaped deck to compliment it. The deck has three areas that all...

The Roundabout Deck

Mike and Marina love entertaining in their beautiful backyard. Unfortunately the deck that came with their house proved that going big isn’t always better. Paul and the crew tear out the old and replace it with a new multi-level deck. With...

The Deck With Stairs

Laura-Lea and Geoff have a deck that’s rotting and has to go. It’s so bad they’d, rather their two boys played in the front yard then out on the deck. Paul’s team enters and gives them exactly what they want – a family...

The Lounge Deck

Liz and Chris don’t know what to do with their large yard now that their kids aren’t using it for soccer. Paul has a solution. You build a deck with a huge lounge area for mom and dad, of course. In this fun episode Paul and the gang...

The Dream Deck

Danielle and Lyle survived a devastating house fire that took the back of their house and deck. Thankfully no one was hurt. To erase the past, Paul sets out to transform the backyard and create a brand-new deck that’s calming, elegant and big...

The Wedding Deck

Prashanth and Neerajah have a unique reason for wanting to transform their neglected backyard: they want to use it for their wedding reception. The problem is…it’s a little overgrown. OK a lot overgrown. But this busy young couple knows...

The Hockey Rink Deck

Brian and Tanya have a unique request: they want a two-tiered deck to enjoy their backyard, but they want it designed around their family’s winter hockey rink spot. Challenge accepted. Paul takes advantage of this tricky backyard and creates an...

The Miami Deck

Raun and Jasprit love travelling and want a deck to transport them to their favourite getaway. They have an ambitious plan to have their townhouse deck feel like a beach club in Miami or St. Tropez. Paul loves the challenge and creates a downtown...

The Bridge Deck

Samantha and David want something different, and want Paul to be as creative with their backyard as possible. Little do they know what that means. Paul and the team break new ground with this design. In this episode we see a backyard transformed with...

The Circular Pergola Deck

Lori and Ross had an upper level deck that fell down a couple of years ago. Now they pretty much avoid their backyard. This couple loves funky and wants a space that’s peaceful and different. Pretty much the opposite of what they have now. Paul...

The Total Transformation Deck

Kevin and Pauline’s large yard is a blank slate…and they want to use the entire slate. In this episode we see an incredible transformation. Paul and the crew battle rain, mud and a million details. Jeff takes every square inch of space...

The Cottage Deck

Jim and Sofia recently sold their family cottage. This retired couple loves the outdoors and wants a contemporary backyard space that feels like a cottage escape. This episode proves that small is mighty. Paul and the team give this small yard the...

The Spiral Staircase Deck

Margaret and Dan have a large private backyard they love. The problem is they have no way to get to it from their current deck. The challenge: how do you get from a top deck to a bottom deck without having stairs taking up valuable space? Answer: a...

The Tiki Bar Deck

Silvina and Andrew are a tonne of fun. This couple loves to be different and different is what they’re going to get. When you ask Paul to build you a space that feels like you’re in the Caribbean…he’s going to take that to...

The Big Table Deck

Sam and Irene have a small backyard but big ideas. This couple loves to entertain and frequently throw large dinner parties. They have two young boys but with a park nearby they want their deck to be all about entertaining. Paul and the team build an...

The Deck With Levels

In this episode the gang turns a boring backyard into a multi-level dream-deck oasis.  Bob and Joanne never use their yard because they think there’s nothing back there worth enjoying.  Paul’s design gives them everything they...

The Deck That's High

Sarah and James have a really crappy deck.  It’s the one that came with their new house.  And it’s useless.  In this episode Paul and the crew build an unbelievably gorgeous, elevated deck.  They battle the rain, the...

The Deck That's Huge

How big is too big?  Answer: no such thing.  In this episode Paul designs and builds a deck for Ken and Kathy that’s bigger than any deck ought to be – 4,500 sq ft of outdoor luxury.  Throw in a salt-water pool, one hot...

The Deck That's Tiny

Leif and Sarah have a small baby and a small budget – but they’ve got a big yard and big dreams for their oasis in the back.  In this episode, Paul’s design skills are put to the test: how to make something that is challenging...

The White Trim Deck

Steve and Debbie have a nice backyard, but they rarely use it.  Paul and the team are about to transform their underutilized space into a magnificent multi-function outdoor den of relaxation. There’s a lounging area, a covered grilling...

The Hot Tub Deck

Kendall and Crystal have a beautiful house and a beautiful view from their backyard.  Problem is, they have a tiny and impractical deck.  It’s so small even their grill won’t fit on it. Paul and the gang are going to rip the old...

The Low Curve Deck

Andrew and Shirley built their dream home.  But their plans and their work ended at the backdoor.  Enter Paul and the crew who are coming in to completely transform the empty backyard.  There will be curves, there will be shade from...

The Deck That's Narrow

Paul is going to achieve one of his greatest transformations – turning a boring bowling alley backyard into multi-area, multi-purpose oasis. 

The Grown-Up Deck

Kim and Brad just spent a lot of time and money laying down stone in their backyard.  They built a nice sitting pad, but they want more.  And they want Paul to design and build whatever “more” means.  Here’s the catch...

The Sideways Deck

David and Brenda have a weird backyard.  It’s large… but it’s sideways.  Right now, only the dog makes regular use of the space… and that’s just wasteful.  Enter Paul and the crew who build an amazing...

The Waterfront Deck

James and Cindy have a baby.  They also have horses.  They own and operate a horse farm and have a wonderful, stately home.  But in the back there’s nothing.  Nada.  Zip.  But not for long.  Paul and his crew...

The Horse Farm Deck

Nimmi and Mani have a house with a view that most would just love to have.  They have a waterfront property surrounded by fantastic scenery – and they have an existing deck.  Except it’s falling apart.  So Paul and the gang...

The High Curvy Deck

Jen and Mike have a really cool house and really great backyard.  What they don’t have is a nice deck.  They want Paul to design and build a new one and they want it to be unique.  No problem.  Paul and company are building...

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