# More concrete?

Thanks for your response. Really, more concrete? Sorry for lack of details in original. It's a deck, and there are already 10 footings (plus 2 at t...

Thanks for your response. Really, more concrete? Sorry for lack of details in original. It's a deck, and there are already 10 footings (plus 2 at t...

almost 10 years by **fool4jesus**

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ViewsEvery book I have found talks about pouring a pier that comes up out of the ground, putting one of those metal brackets, and just be careful lining...

almost 10 years by **Billhart**

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ViewsNope, I ran into some planning and zoning snags ... but I'm finally under way. So your response is appreciated. Thanks.

almost 10 years by **fool4jesus**

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ViewsWindow treatments can also help muffle noise.

almost 10 years by **fool4jesus**

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ViewsI'm not sure what you mean by "there is a deck below this one." You mean there are two decks, one deck up top and the other down below? In that cas...

almost 10 years by **fool4jesus**

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ViewsShould be pretty straightforward. I assume you want to keep the screen in there for bug control. Lattice comes in 4x8 sheets. There are different h...

almost 10 years by **fool4jesus**

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ViewsLolly, sounds interesting. I'd like to see the pictures, but the links don't seem to work for me. I'm curious how they would radiate if you don't m...

almost 10 years by **fool4jesus**

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ViewsI am looking at building a deck using composite treads (Veranda/Timbertech/Yakima). I imagine it has to be designed a bit differently but I can't f...

almost 10 years by **Altereagle**

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ViewsMost books on deck building should show you how to calculate this. The post spacing is dependent on the joist span, which is dependent on the joist...

almost 10 years by **fool4jesus**

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ViewsI don't think you want just a square frame around it: it would leave way too much overhang of the boards: 15.75" at the corners. So make a squar...

almost 10 years by **fool4jesus**

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ViewsI don't think you want just a square frame around it: it would leave way too much overhang of the boards: 15.75" at the corners. So make a squar...

almost 10 years by **fool4jesus**

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ViewsAlter, you mention on your site that 10.25" tread is good, never less than 9. Well, I started with 10" but I think that would make the total run to...

almost 10 years by **fool4jesus**

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ViewsI am building a deck and need to join the 2x2 balusters butted up against 2x4 rails. (Specifically, I am building Chippendale railings.) I am conce...

almost 10 years by **Lollygagger**

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