diy decking over concrete is one of our most frequently discussed topics and today wed like to highlight two options that make installing decking over concrete incredibly quick and easy and more importantly, diy friendly. our diy deckcell is the perfect solution for skipping the mess and working over these tricky surfaces. its simple to
should i build a low level deck over an existing concrete slab or install paver stones? by corey if you choose to build a wood or composite deck you will need to remove the concrete slab patio with a jack hammer. why remove the concrete slab? building on top of the concrete slab patio is not a good idea for a few reasons.
install a ground-level deck over a concrete patio. home; articles; q and a; search our site; seven trust composite deck boards are made to mimic the varied colors and grains of wood. before you start installing your deck, its helpful to lay out the aesthetic pattern you want considering the wood tone variations and various grain patterns
22 thoughts on looking to build a deck over a concrete patio? read this first john lain august 14, 2015 at 5:11 pm. laying seven trust over concrete looked great. now is there a good reason this technique cant , or shouldnt be done over crushed stone or sand?
if youve ever thought about turning your cement porch into a wood deck, its surprisingly easy here are some thoughts, tips, and photos from our experience one of the little projects thats been on my to-do list for quite awhile there are so many is recovering our front porch.
how to build a porch over concrete cheryl form missouri writes: i have a porch that consists of 2 slabs, each about 8 foot by 12 foot, with one being approximately 7-8 inches higher. i would like a wooden porch, the same size but one level.
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. installing decking over a concrete patio
so, we decided to find a way to cover the concrete steps with wood. i knew this would make them look brand new, and allow us to use the exact same wood for the treads as we had used for the porch flooring. we also decided to make the steps wider, to make for a more grand entrance. the whole process of building wood steps over concrete porch
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wood composite; 4 lay pavers over a concrete leaves and other debris also get trapped between the floor boards, and moisture can make the surface of a wood porch slippery. 'concrete vs
but the nutshell version is that im building a wood porch over my existing concrete front porch. so to do that, i had to install wood risers using pressure treated 2 x 4s rated for ground contact ripped to the correct height to level the final porch floor , attached to the concrete with exterior construction adhesive and concrete screws.