installing post anchor. make sure the drill bits are in good condition, otherwise you might damage the drill machinery. smart tip: the drill machinery must have hammering function, otherwise you wont be able to drill in concrete and anchor the post. hold the drill machinery like a gun, with one hand on the holder,
how to install deck piers - steps before you start this or any other digging project, call 811, a new, be careful to center the hole on the position for the pier. this is the completed hole. fill the bottom with about one inch of gravel, sand or pea gravel. compact the gravel at the bottom
temporarily secure the ledger board to the correct location against the concrete wall using concrete screws or temporary supports. use a wood bit to drill 1/2' pilot holes through the ledger board. next use a concrete bit to drill into the concrete wall. install 2 bolts at the end of each ledger board.
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installing the runners your concrete porch should already be slightly slanted away from the house in order to drain rain water away from it. this grade is good and needs to be preserved. this grade is good and needs to be preserved.
8. install plugs into the counterbored holes using hot-melt glue; trim the plugs flush with a sharp chisel. 9. attach the wood-composite decking to the top of the concrete stoop using the same masonry anchors. 10. conceal each anchor in decking with a plug cut from a composite decking board. 11. sweep decking clean of all debris.
how install concrete deck footings. in this example, part of the deck frame is mounted to the foundation of the house, so measurements are made off of the end point of that frame. two 2x6s will serve as the outer frame, and an additional 2×8 will be mounted on the outside of those boards for the finishing side piece.
today ill raise the deck with a hydraulic jack, install the new 6×6 deck post with steel connectors and remove the temporary support post to repair the sagging wood deck. this project is continued from how to pour a concrete deck post footer. how to install a 6×6 wood deck post
drill through sleepers, spacers and into the concrete with a hammer drill, then drive in concrete screws. overhang the sleepers along one edge of the patio and trim them to exact length later. step 6
remove air pockets by poking a 2 x 4 into the concrete mix. after removing the air pockets, fill the remaining half of the form. insert an anchor bolt into theconcrete with no more than an inch of thread showing. to ensure the concrete form stays in place while curing, backfill the surrounding area with gravel.