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I would like to build a wooden deck on top of an existing concrete patio. The top of the deck will only be 8.5 inches above the concrete. How do I proceed?
I realized made a mistake on the 4X4 wood post after installing the anchor. How can I remove the anchor from the post? Editor's Comments This is an interesting
I recently had a deck built and when a friend came to look at it I was told the contractor should not have used drywall screws on the Pressure Treated
We are screening in our deck and as part of this project we'll need to replace the existing railing. The deck is approximately 10 ft. above ground level.
What is the typical code requirement for a counter top near a railing? If the countertop is built into the railing (like at the perimeter of a deck) and
Does the Titan deck foot meet all IRC building code requirements for footings (floating deck only). The county planning board must have this information.
What would should one do when building a deck on or over disturbed soil such as back fill? Would it be wise to use a surface resting deck block or a ledger
I am rebuilding a front porch with composite, and reusing the framing. The framing connects 2x8 joists to a 4x8 beam directly. Most of what I see puts
One of the three main deck support posts supporting my deck is rotting just above the ground. The other 2 may be starting to rot just below the ground.
I am on the Board of Directors at a condo, and currently there is a debate raging regarding the issue of allowing or not allowing deck tiles on balconies.