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Types of Concrete Anchor Bolts

There are many types of concrete anchor bolts that function differently and are designed for various applications. Find out what the types of anchor bolts are and discover which bolt is the perfect fit for your next project.

How to Install Deck Joist Hangers

Joist hangers are very important to keep your deck safe and secure. Continue reading to learn what joist hangers and fasteners are the right fit for your deck and how to install the joist hangers.

How to Anchor a Tent on Asphalt

Anchoring a tent to asphalt is much simpler when you have a plan in place. Continue reading to learn more about anchoring a tent with asphalt anchors, anchoring with stakes, and anchoring with weights. 

How to Anchor To Asphalt

Learn how asphalt anchors work, the difference between concrete anchors vs. asphalt anchors, how to install and remove the anchors, and common asphalt anchor applications.

Tools Needed to Build a Deck

Do you have the desire to build your dream deck? Fasteners Plus is here to help by giving you tips on what tools to buy to get the job done like a pro!

New Simpson Strong-Tie® Wood Construction Connectors and Screws

Building a structure or a simple project that you assembled is very fulfilling! Fasteners Plus now offers Simpson's new wood construction connectors that will take your outdoor space to the next level. 

Nominal vs. Rough Cut Lumber Sizes

Understanding the difference between nominal vs. rough cut lumber will help you when buying lumber for your next job. Read more to learn about cuts of lumber and practical hangers/post bases.

Corrosion Resistant Screws and Understanding Screw Materials

Read more to learn about corrosion-resistant screws and the fastener and connector materials recommended to accommodate your outdoor projects.

Deckorators Decking Products for Installing and Upgrading your Deck

Fasteners Plus now offers a variety of high-quality Deckorators products including balusters, connectors, post caps, and hidden deck fasteners in one convenient place.