build a timber deck over concrete. concrete is a versatile and durable flooring material, but in time it can end up in pretty bad shape. how do you add life to a tired, old, cold and dull slab of concrete? why not build a timber deck on top of it?
if the existing slabs are to be used for the base then the clearance is the same, if you remove some or not. what's needed is enough material to screw the decking boards onto. a 3x2 frame with noggins and supports will do the job. i would also put down a black dpm over the slabs. unless you know there is one under the slabs.
in this video we prepare the concrete floor for the new timber floor we are laying. this involves grinding the residue slate adhesive and filling holes that our jack hammer created. we then cover
in most cases, though, its possible to lay dimensional boards with the wide side down to make a frame. your typical two-by-four, for instance, is only an inch-and-a-half wide in the shorter direction. with their widest faces towards the slab these boards will be at about the right height to build a deck over the slab.
there are three primary methods to installing floorboards on a concrete slab. one method, the sleeper on slab system, lost popularity 30 years ago because it added too much height to the floor.
is it possible to install wood decking on an uneven concrete slab? in this q and a, former assistant editor rich ziegner, answers this question and offers a solution based on a job with similar circumstances. learn how to build a stable wood deck on a wavy slab.
timber deck over concrete slab with waterproof membrane. and i've agreed to pay for and install a timber deck rather than having the area re-tiled. i'm not planning on sitting the joists directly onto the slab since we need water/air circulation under the joists so they don't rot. that being the case, there probably won't be a lot of
installation of a timber floor over a concrete slab how to products used selleys vbs- vapour barrier system used as a moisture barrier and selleys direct stick adhesive a single pot semi rigid
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solid timber installation explained: direct stick. june 25, 2014 below is an outline of the typical installation process for a solid timber floor. slab preparation. prior to commencement of works, the installer should, as a bare minimum, sweep and/or vacuum the concrete slab to ensure it is free of dust and other residue. the installer
can you simply deck over an existing concrete slab? ie, lay your bearers the joists × pin to ideaboard outdoor living can u deck over existing concrete slab? back to outdoor living next topic a traditional single car garage 6.0m x 3.4m thinking about converting it to an outdoor room which would include decking the floor.
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hi again, i am working on my house now and i would like to lay timber flooring on my level concrete slab. my only option for solid timber appears to be gluing the timber directly onto the concrete as laying a timber floor on concrete
if it is an existing slab you have 2 options either direct stick to the slab or lay ply and generally nail to that. generally if a flooring company is laying it they will opt for the ply option as it is quicker. thanks for that. so if i lay ply under my solid timber floor, do i then glue nail the timber onto it or just nail?
can i lay paving slabs onto existing wood decking that's under cover? if i use silicone rubber as bonder? update: lay paving slabs existing wood decking cover. 0 0 0. and only use your silicone rubber to keep the floor flat a dab on each corner and not to view it as gluing them down.