A deck should be built using a combination of wood, nails, screws and metal connectors. Look at how your deck is built. If you only see nails, your deck may be unsafe.
Depending on how the deck was built, vital connections may have degraded over time due to various factors. Issues such as wobbly railings, loose stairs and ledgers that appear to be pulling away from the home are all causes for concern.
Corrosion of Connectors…