putting in a patio or installing a deck.
how to build a deck over an existing patio slab with low clearance. . transformation, and we came up with a solution that can be a benefit to many who would love to have a deck in place of their concrete patio slab. . use a nail to space the decking boards and fasten with the appropriate length screws.
deck flooring on your cement slab patio in just one day. . clymer of lifestyled atlanta created her gorgeous outdoor entertaining area, perhaps her most ingenious idea was laying deck flooring over the cement slab patio. . this deck-a-floor system is so neat; it is like putting a puzzle together.
decking back from the edge, installing it over an extra 2x ledger. with wall framing and decking . many decks and porches are built over wood framing typically pressure-treated 2x material but a base of stone, brick, or concrete can also be used. these materials won't rot, are highly .
concrete for paints stains. for previously coated or weathered surfaces, refer to: preparation of coated concrete for paints stains. for wood deck, porch, or patio, refer to: preparation of .
for information on installing a new patio, see pouring a concrete slab. . where local building codes allow this practice, you can bolt a patio overhead's posts directly to existing deck beams, joists, or other heavy structural .. can a pellet stove be vented thru the chimney where a regular wood stove was?
building a wood deck over a concrete slab general questions. . you said you're putting in a wood deck. . my deck was over 1000 sf, wrapped around the corner of the house, dovetailed into an existing raised porch, went over an old concrete porch with swoopy curls like something from a 1960s james .
concrete footer tubes you'll be using. a power auger .. if you're installing parting boards in the middle of the deck, start marking the joist spacing from the center of the beams working toward the end joists. mark the first .
wood sleepers and decking over it. . if you want a standard decking designall the deck boards running one directionall you need are rows of parallel sleepers. .. to see how to apply stain in multicolor patterns, see renew your concrete patio.