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Aug 29, 2012 Attach the ledger board the entire length of your deck to the wall of your Both your support beams and pier blocks should be no more than 6 feet apart. To attach the floor joists, use standard face-mounting joist hangers to
DIY Steps for Building a Deck Over a Patio Slab: The Low Down on
How to build a deck over an existing patio slab with low clearance. Turn the board so that the convex edge is against the fence. Determine the joist height for This provides room for the joist extensions and sets the blocks on solid ground.
Nov 26, 2018 Learn how to build a small freestanding deck supported by concrete blocks, as are standard decks, they simply "float" on top of the ground. Use a level and a straight 10-foot-long board to make sure all of the blocks are
Composite Decking over a Concrete Porch Gives a Backyard New
Feb 9, 2018 I suggested putting a ground level deck down, but she likes gardening in Decks installed over concrete porches or patios aren't all that common. these boards will be at about the right height to build a deck over the slab.