FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions


Deck Builder’s Depot is the one place where you will find everything you need for building a outdoor structures.  Our specialty is carrying exotic tropical hardwood such as ipe and cumaru, but we carry many other wood species as well. As direct importers we are able to carry a large selection of lumber at lower prices. We are authorized dealers for the leading decking hardware companies such as DeckWise and Simpson Strong Tie and we carry over 12 different composite decking brands. Through us you can find the right product at the right price.  We strive for excellence and thus only work with the most reputable manufactures and sawmills to ensure that the wood we furnish is premium level.

We ship anywhere in the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean.  We have various warehouses and where the products are located will determine how fast the items will arrive.  If the order is large enough, we can ship containers of hardwood directly from the factory in South America to your location.

You can pay through cash, check, or credit card. We will always ask your permission through a credit card authorization form before making any charges.

Refunds are considered on a case-by-case basis. If the item is a hardware or boxed item, it must be returned unopened.  If you want a refund on wood, it will depend on if it was a special order item and if it was milled or not.

Yes, we use industry-grade 128 bit SSL protection and all of our credit card payments are processed through PayPal, the leader in online payments.

We are always on the lookout for the best decking products. If you have an item you wish to sell through our store, please contact us via email at sales@deckbuildersdepot.com

Returns really depend on what the item is and why it is being returned.  Special order items cannot be returned.

Shipping costs are calculated individually for each client’s order.  Since the size and weight of each shipment is unique, a standard shipping rate cannot be calculated.  Please call our office (877) 373-1522 in order to get an approximate shipping cost based on your particular order and shipping conditions