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A FREE intense day of training for professional deck builders

Let our experts teach you the intricacies of deck board bending.
Learn a system to track your cash flow and achieve greater profits.
Learn to design and engineer any deck.
Use photography to up-sell high-end decks.
Learn about Clubhouse Decking and why its right for any deck.

Free breakfast, lunch, and giveaways!

See list of locations below.

About Our Experts

Kim PicKim Katwijk – Deck Builders, Inc.
Is an internationally known deck designer and builder. Kim has 45 years of construction experience from heavy commercial building to log home construction. However, his true love is designing and building decks—which he has done for the past twenty years.

Clemens PicClemens Jellema – Fine Decks, Inc.
With a true passion of photography to capture his beautiful decks, Clemens is recognized as one of the top deck builders worldwide. As a guru in deck design software, he will teach you everything you need to know to improve your business and be more profitable.

Jason KatwijkJason Katwijk – Deck Builders, Inc.
Jason Katwijk is one of the top young professionals in our industry. With eleven years of experience in bending, his work is featured in the Stanley Decks Book by David Toht. Jason is an owner and production manager of Deck Builders, Inc. Jason can be seen teaching at Deck Expo 2017’s Deck Board Bending Clinic in October.

BendFest Coming to the Following Cities
Select a date below to register

REGISTER FOR:  Friday, March 10 – Columbia, MD (Baltimore area)
REGISTER FOR:  Friday, March 31 – Livonia, MI (metro Detroit)
REGISTER FOR:  Friday, April 28 – Taunton-Foxboro, MA
Friday, May 19 – Charlotte, NC Postponed, Date to be Determined
Friday, June 9 – St. Louis, MO Postponed, Date to be Determined
REGISTER FOR:  Friday, July 14 – Seattle, Washington

More dates coming soon!

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