suspended slab over porch re: suspended slab over porch nathan the intent of 'shoring' is to deal with construction loads only and you will also have to add an additional 50 per sf live load by most codes for an exterior deck plus the dead load of the concrete, meaning the 'shoring' is not going to be enough.
concrete over deck? re: concrete over deck? we did a house and it had an exterior stamped concrete porch that was 8 feet up. the dim. were about 24 x 12. 8 feet was only 6 feet wide it was an l shape . we had a steel girder down the center of the width with a heavy gauge corrugated steel on top of that which supported the concrete.
wood decking over existing concrete slab patio hi, i am about to install a wooden deck over my 2 ugly but solid concrete slab patios. i have enough info and help for this job, except can someone please advise the best way to support / lift the decking frame above the concrete slabs to prevent the frame from rotting due to water entrapment.
building deck on top of concrete patio this old house building deck on top of concrete patio . taylor104. houstonremodeler. placing the joists directly over a slab on grade sog isn't a great idea. you'll trap moisture below the deck boards, along with all manner of organic material which will turn into a compost heap or sess pool. i want to put a deck on top of the concrete so there is
building a wood deck on your home today's homeowner now, a wood deck or any type of deck is something thats on a lot of peoples list in order to build that outdoor entertainment area and this one will certainly serve that purpose. but also itll have stairs on the other side thatll provide a nice transition down to the original concrete slab, or patio as the homeowners were using it.
build a timber deck over concrete 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?
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build a concrete slab building codes generally require that exterior stairways have a concrete footing or foundation. without the foundation the steps will sink, heave or tilt to one side. this article shows how to build a 4-in. thick slab that will serve as a foundation for a set of deck steps. be prepared for a workout if youre constructing a concrete slab.
concrete porch do's and don'ts / water is a major three to four inches of concrete is poured over the subfloor and voila -- you have your porch deck. steps are created by building a ramp out of wood, then building wooden forms for the steps.
covering an existing concrete porch with wood covering an existing concrete porch with wood part 1 youll see the issue. over the 70 years since the concrete porch was poured, the porch has moved and sunk a bit on the left side towards the front door and is no longer level. but wouldnt it have been easy to make a floating deck vs. building on top of what you have? or is
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