how it works: blockchain explained in 500 words. if electronic money is just data, nothing physically stops a currency holder trying to spend it twice.
with our deck being freestanding, the frost may heave it up slightly but once it thaws it will settle back into place. now that we got that out of the way. we started by marking where we wanted the deck blocks and dug down about 6″ and tamped it down to make sure we were placing our deck blocks on solid ground.
mercedes-amg just broke our brains with the m139, a 416-hp 4-cylinder engine. amg is effectively telling the laws of physics to hold its beer while it turns the wick up to insane levels on a
the incident happened at a three-story residence on the 200 block of east baker avenue in wildwood around 6 p.m. on saturday evening. there was a 2-year-old little girl still on the deck all
if you’re unconcerned about your new deck moving a little, then deck blocks are probably for you. they’re precast concrete blocks that act like feet on top of the soil, supporting the 4×4 posts that hold up the deck. the best deck blocks also have slots cast in the top surface to accept 2x wood on edge.
a deck pier block is in many ways just a simplified version of a “precast foundation”, a foundation type recognized by building codes. they’re subject to all of the same requirements as a typical footing, regardless of not being cast-in-place. they must have a sufficient bearing area (the area of the block that sits on the earth) and be a
in addition, deck foundations must be connected to the structure to prevent lateral movement caused by high winds, earthquakes, and frost heave. in most regions of the country, that means securing support posts to the foundation with code-approved metal connectors, or having the ends of posts set on concrete deck blocks buried at least 12
building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? here are the big takeaways: businesses are beginning to adopt blockchain technology to track their supply chain more efficiently.