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Privacy Screens -How High Can I Go With Titan Wood Post Anchor?

I am looking to install privacy screens on my concrete patio. I just want to put up two 6x6 posts with Titan Wood Post Anchors, either 35 or 70 apart,

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Are Sleeve Anchors (expansion bots) Overkill?

I see the recommendation to secure the Titan Wood Post Anchors into concrete is concrete screws like tapcon or GRK. Is it overkill to use sleeve anchors

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Code for guardrail height on decks over 30" high in NC

I am finishing a deck started by the previous owner. I am finished with everything except guardrails and stair handrails. From all I've found online

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Which comes first deck or patio cover?

I am planning to build a deck and patio cover over the next several months. But I'm not exactly sure which to do first. Any thoughts on how to tackle this

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Hardwood decking next steps?

Eight months ago new decking was built with vitex hardwood and was never oiled. We have so far used a mould remover (sodium hypocloride) and a deck cleaner.

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Calculator Question: Actual load imposed on the soil versus the maximum soil bearing capacity?

Great site, learned a ton here for footings/loads/psf etc. When i use the load calculator I get numbers for the tributary area and their actual loads vs

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Composite deck under covered porch

I'm replacing a small ground level porch with composite decking. I'm researching all of the different brands and getting overwhelmed. Looking for a little

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Using the Deck Foot Anchor to Build a Low-level Deck on Florida Sandy Soil

I've read a few posts asking about the sandy Florida soil and installing the Titan Deck Foot Anchor™ system. The deck I'm looking to build is 18'x30'.

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Using Deck Foot Anchor For Shed Platform

Can use your product to build a 14'x 14' shed. basically build a deck for the shed to sit on. Editor's CommentsThe Titan Deck Foot Anchor is a great

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Building a Deck on Soggy Ground

Okay, so I have a client that wants a 8x10 deck built at ground level to put his grill on. Problem is, the ground tends to pool water whenever it rains.

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