building deep and wide stairs build large stairs to enhance the look and function of your deck. deck building is one of the most fun projects you can engage in. we need to add additional stairs to the west end of the deck. how-to build deep and wide deck stairs see more
a concrete stoop and steps can be a formidable obstacle when trying to build a deck. a massive concrete stoop will be difficult to remove. most of the time you will need to break the concrete apart using a sledge hammer or jack hammer and haul the debris away. some builders choose to build over
how to build a wood deck over a concrete patio. select from a variety of materials including treated lumber such as pine or cedar or lower-maintenance products like composite decking or pvc. start by securing two-by-four runners, or sleepers, to the concrete, then attach decking to the runners. keep drainage in mind, and the end result is an attractive, durable surface.
how to build wood stairs over concrete steps your daily dose of inspiration: building a wooden deck over a concrete one i'd love to do this to our front porch, but only extend the porch out another foot. only problem i'd have is figuring out what to do with the porch roof.
steps: 1. cut pvc trim boards to wrap around stoop using circular saw. 2. counterbore holes in pvc trim with ½-inch-diameter spade bit. 3. apply foam adhesive to back of trim. 4. run bead of hot-melt glue across miter joints and press trim board against stoop. 5. drill holes through each
disclaimer: this deck was not built 'properly' - i decided i wanted a deck, watched some videos on youtube, picked up some materials and built the deck all within 10 hours on a saturday afternoon.
so, if your riser board is 1 thick, and youd like the overhang to be 1.5, measure 2.5 out from the front of the stoop, and this will be the longest point of your mitre cut. 4. measure and mitre cut the left and right border boards first. then cut the front border board with a mitre cut at each end.
how to build a deck over a concrete stoop with this old house. watch this video from this old house to learn how to put a deck over a concrete step. steps: 1. cut pvc trim boards to wrap around stoop using circular saw. 2. counterbore holes in pvc trim with ½-inch-diameter spade bit. 3. apply foam adhesive to back of trim.
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how to build a deck over an existing patio slab with low clearance. determine the joist height for the system. to get the height of the joists, subtract the thickness of the decking from the distance between the top of the slab and the bottom of the patio door threshold. in our case this was 2-1/2 inches. you will probably need a minimum of 1-1/2 inches to do this project. anything greater than that is a bonus.
build composite stairs to cover concrete how to deck over a concrete stoop video this old house. 6 aug 2007. attach the wood-composite decking to the top of the online service
now you are ready to deck over the low-deck joist system as you would on any deck. layout the deck boards perpendicular to the joists. for synthetic decking, use a 16d nail to space the boards apart.
building a deck over concrete steps. a concrete stoop and steps can be a formidable obstacle when trying to build a deck. a massive concrete stoop will be difficult to remove. most of the time you will need to break the concrete apart using a sledge hammer or jack hammer and haul the debris away. some builders choose to build over the stoop instead.
a deck is basically a platform built to adjoin a home, stand independently on a property or surround another structure, such as a pool or gazebo. you can build a deck on the ground or raised up. it can be constructed out of a variety of materials, including wood, aluminum or composite materials wood fibers in a resin base .
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cost: the cost of building a patio deck depends mostly on the decking you choose. decking ranges from about $1.50 per sq. ft. for treated wood to more than $10 per sq. ft. for a top-grade manufactured product.