a porch or a veranda is quite similar in structure, both are on the ground level with a roof and partial enclosure. veranda can go around the house whereas porch is strictly an extension on the front-side of the house. porch veranda a deck is usua
does anyone know how to figure out if a 2nd floor deck requires stilts? i want to add a 2nd floor balcony type deck to my home and i'd like to do it solely attached to the house without vertical supports. it will be an addition so i don't think cantilevering will be possible. any thoughts?
our deck outside the kitchen is the perfect place to grow herbs for cooking. but with the outdoor loveseat and sofa, grill and dining set taking up all the room, theres not a whole lot of space left for a garden these deck rail planters take advantage of the outside edge of your deck or balcony railing, without those ugly metal brackets.
a deck makes a great home improvement addition to almost any backyard. however, building a deck can become a time-consuming chore if you must dig holes and pour concrete to set your deck posts. fortunately, there's a simple, cost-effective way to build a deck without digging holes.
the average backyard deck has relatively few posts. fewer posts result in greater loads at beam connections. it would take a huge load to shear a 1 2-in.-dia. bolt, but long before that occurred, wood around the bolt could be crushed, potentially resulting in a failed connection.
the best water-management details call for a balcony or deck to be one step lower than the interior flooringan impossibility if the joists are cantilevered. like a deck, without posts. steve baczek, architect. a balcony not cantilevered will likely have a ledger similar to a deck.
oct 25, 2019 - explore kenandwilma's board 'deck posts' on pinterest. see more ideas about deck posts, building a deck and deck.
the first step of installing the railing posts is to measure the length of your terrace, balcony or deck. afterwards you have to decide the distance you want between the post. usually the distance between posts is roughly 3, but in this project we have chosen to install posts at a higher distance, due to the unique design, as you will see in the following steps.
how big can a balcony be without having a post underneath it? and if so, how big would the post be? also, i don't really know what type of category this would fit into, if anyone could direct me to the correct place, that'd be great. if it's wood, the post would be a 4x4, unless for some reason it was a 6x6. a deck can get kinda bouncy
a ground-level wooden deck can be installed without digging holes in your yard. it is usually supported by posts that extend into the ground. 'how to build a deck without digging holes