how to install decking over a concrete patio

wood decking over existing concrete slab patio youll be better off using 6 x 2 for the frame if you have the room, youll need less supports. if we do a deck over concrete we simply use offcuts of 6 x 2 or 4 x 2 as supports for the deck. if you are that concerend about damp then use some dpc under each leg, although its really not an issue as they will dry out provided there is

how to lay deck flooring on a concrete patio this deck-a-floor system is so neat; it is like putting a puzzle together. first, you lay the grid pieces down. on top of the grids, you place the clip-in accessories according to the instructions. then, the deck flooring boards literally snap into place on the clip-in accessories. one by one, board by board, it starts to come together

composite decking over a concrete porch gives a backyard installing composite decking over a concrete porch first, mark the place your sleepers will be going. drill your holes slightly smaller than the fasteners youll be using. once everything is laid out and pre-drilled, attach the two-by-fours to while you attach your sleepers, use a level to

building a deck over concrete steps most of the time you will need to break the concrete apart using a sledge hammer or jack hammer and haul the debris away. some builders choose to build over the stoop instead. the first step to building over a concrete stoop is to install a ledger board on both sides of the stoop.

how to install capped composite decking over concrete this type of deck is called a floating deck even though its not really floating. this guide will provide you with the basic instructions for installing a capped composite deck over an existing concrete patio. for starters, any time youre installing a deck over an existing hard surface, youre going to need a sleeper system. 1.

how to lay garden decking on uneven concrete hunker nail the deck frame onto the support beams. if portions of the deck frame are resting directly above concrete, use the power hammer and concrete nails to secure the deck frame directly to the concrete. step 5. finish the levelled deck surface: attach stringers to the frame and fasten decking to the stringers.

diy steps for building a deck over a patio slab: the low how to build a deck over an existing patio slab with low clearance. install the joists. lay the joists across the concrete perpendicular to decking. now you are ready to deck over the low-deck joist system as you would on any deck. determine how many joists to buy. plan a layout for the

build a timber deck over concrete build a timber deck over concrete. you need to have battening in place for the decking to sit on. this allows air to flow through the structure and it helps to level the height. the battening also protects the timber from direct contact with the chemicals in the concrete, which can cause the timber deck boards to rot quickly.

composite decking over a concrete porch gives a backyard installing composite decking over a concrete porch. one composite deck system with these features is infinity by fortress deck. its a fully capped board for protection from moisture above and below perfect for decks that sit close to the ground and uses a combination of recycled plastic and bamboo flour for strength and water-resistance.

how to install pavers over a concrete patio without mortar however, this type of installation should be done with caution, since drainage, settling, and cracking can be a problem. keep these tips in mind when laying pavers over a concrete patio: drainage: the biggest problem with laying pavers over a concrete slab is the inability for water to drain through the blocks and down into the earth. before you begin, make sure your concrete is properly sloped and doesnt puddle.

composite decking over concrete slab? i have a 12' x 12' poured concrete slab patio, and i'd like to put composite decking over it. the clearance below the back door is only about 6', so the deck boards will have to go directly onto

building a wooden deck over a concrete one: 6 steps with building a wooden deck over a concrete one step 1: materials, tools, etc. step 2: preparation, and installing runners and skirts. step 3: installing the floor boards and skirts for the staircase. step 4: railings. step 5: adding storage benches. step 6: finishing touches, enclosures, hindsight

how to build a deck over a concrete patio on concrete steps, that's a strhtforward job: you can treat them just like the patio, screwing sleepers to the treads and risers and decking over them. building a patio deck over concrete: time

installing wood deck over old concrete between the beams and the ledger, you would install pressure-treated joists that would span the distance, and would be above the old concrete. then you install new decking boards on top of the new

installing new deck boards over a solid, existing frame in our case, we marked the original deck board ends by stretching a string line over the ends and driving stakes so we could get the string on the same line when the new deck boards were installed. heres how we replaced our deck boards over the existing beams.

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how to attach composite decking to concrete garden guides how to attach composite decking to concrete by larry simmons ; updated september 21, 2017 . composite decking is a low-maintenance alternative to traditional wood decking. composite decking is composed of a mixture of wood and plastic and offers the look of wood without the high maintenance involved with wood planks. install vinyl siding

decking over concrete it's best to lay pvc spacers under the battens so they don't act like dams and cause water to collect under the deck. the battens need to be fixed to the concrete using a hammer drill with a concrete tip and concrete screws. preparing the surface and laying the sleepers is the hardest part of the job. after that, simply install your decking as you would on any other deck.

how to build a deck over a concrete patio how to build a deck over a concrete patio before building a patio deck over concrete: time, money and tools. building a patio: plan the layout. lay the sleepers. install the decking. keeping it simple. more cover-ups for a cracked patio. projects for a crack-free patio. required tools for