NADRA strives to educate everyone in all aspects of deck safety, from consumers, to deck builders, inspectors, lumberyards, retailers, manufacturers, architects, code officials, the mass media and everyone else in our chain of commerce. Your association leads in many ways through the respected programs & benefits listed below:
Deck Safety Month® FREE marketing materials, including over 40 social media graphics, press release templates, flyers and more!
The North American Deck and Railing Association (NADRA) recognizes and promotes excellence in the outdoor living & decking industry. Each year we celebrate and honor outstanding successes in the industry at a prestigious Industry Awards presentation & celebration. We invite you to scroll through past winners and to find information on any upcoming awards opportunities.
This section of NADRA’s website is dedicated to building code requirements and best building practices related to outdoor living structures.Here you will find references to help you interpret code topics, links to jurisdiction websites for licensing and code requirements, and much more.
Each year, NADRA raises awareness about the importance of checking your deck through a national deck safety campaign. NADRA’s Deck Safety Campaign creates an opportunity to: Educate. Inspect. Correct; ultimately, helping to prevent injuries and bringing an awareness to the importance of regular deck inspections. NADRA offers industry professionals and inspectors a breadth of resources, including a comprehensive toolkit, marketing materials, and inspection checklists.
NADRA offers training and certification for its members as well as ASHI Home Inspectors and others interested in professional deck inspections. Learn more about our Master Deck Professional Code class and the Deck Evaluation Certification Program.