Tag: deck

74 Is there a case where nails are better than screws, from an engineering/structural standpoint? 2010-08-03T19:09:13.720

14 How should I clean and repaint a painted wooden deck? 2012-03-06T22:59:29.577

13 Which is better for deck flooring: 2x6 or 1x6 deck boards? 2011-05-18T20:07:58.827

13 How do I improve Pergola Stability? 2012-04-16T16:24:57.870

13 Do I need to sand my entire deck before staining? 2013-09-09T18:18:57.087

10 Does decking board orientation really matter? 2010-07-27T16:45:53.447

9 Should I powerwash and waterseal a pressure treated deck? 2011-10-27T18:49:20.650

8 I need to clean and reseal my dock, most sealers don't mention if they are safe to use over water 2010-07-28T19:11:28.040

8 How long can I wait before staining a new deck? 2010-09-16T15:50:20.783

8 What are the proper steps for staining a deck? 2011-03-05T19:10:34.583

8 Can I use 4x4 posts as the primary support for a deck? 2011-08-05T16:00:11.503

8 How should I attach a deck on the corner of my house? 2013-06-07T15:22:44.367

7 Can I build a deck this low to the ground? 2010-08-16T20:22:55.507

7 How can I frame this multi-level deck? 2013-02-11T16:36:50.607

7 What is a good strategy to support this deck? 2013-02-14T19:57:14.510

7 What is the process for power washing and staining a deck? 2013-04-27T03:41:07.853

7 How long should I wait before painting or staining pressure-treated wood? 2013-06-07T23:10:08.817

6 Is toenailing necessary for a joist-to-ledger attachment? 2010-08-03T20:43:44.760

6 How can I tell where my inground sprinkler hoses are? 2010-08-05T12:44:11.303

6 Which types of decking are easiest to maintain? 2010-08-18T02:41:54.843

6 What are the best practices for a low deck built half on a concrete slab? 2010-10-18T21:10:48.107

6 what is the best way to restore teak outdoor furniture? 2011-05-22T18:00:40.900

6 Attaching a pergola (or deck) to vinyl siding 2011-06-16T21:28:53.690

6 Is it OK to build a deck with OSB? 2011-08-05T14:05:28.667

6 In a cool damp climate, should I use hardwood or synthetic decking material for a deck that will be near a large tree? 2011-08-17T08:40:47.420

6 How do I vertically connect two 4x4s on a deck to build a roof? 2012-06-03T16:58:28.220

6 How to install a proper deck ledger AFTER the fact? 2012-06-16T18:29:51.090

6 Is there a correct orientation for hurricane clips? 2012-09-05T03:30:12.643

6 How can I attach a ledger board to my house? 2013-04-01T03:15:00.537

6 Should I finish staining my half-stained deck with rain coming? 2013-05-07T15:05:23.930

6 How soon can we stain a freshly-sanded deck after it got drenched in the rain? 2013-06-18T22:22:05.253

6 How will concrete fill in? 2015-07-30T16:06:16.513

6 Electrical wiring under deck 2016-06-19T05:55:09.127

5 Why are my deck boards of uneven width? 2010-07-27T12:52:04.777

5 Sealing pressure treated deck, to be stained later on 2010-08-03T15:46:49.133

5 What maintenance does a cedar deck require? 2010-11-18T21:09:44.410

5 How do I make a deck glossy? 2011-05-30T23:56:17.963

5 Applied stain to deck and still not dry after a week, what can I do? 2011-06-11T02:59:05.450

5 How do I properly paint a wood floor made of plywood? 2011-06-21T05:37:52.150

5 How to plan for the future when installing a new roof? 2011-07-17T19:58:51.027

5 How can I restore ridged decking? 2012-01-17T14:40:43.057

5 Do deck coatings work as claimed? 2013-04-02T16:57:22.730

5 How should I build the concrete footings for my deck? 2013-05-08T20:38:30.397

5 How do I keep my corner pergola from wobbling? 2013-08-21T16:49:49.130

5 How can I build deck stairs flush with the end of the deck? 2013-09-14T01:39:23.233

5 Do I need to do anything at the base to support deck steps? 2014-02-06T00:36:33.093

5 How do I restore this deck? 2014-04-23T12:52:33.587

5 Free-standing deck joist layout 2015-07-08T15:55:05.120

5 How to install 2x10 joists of slightly different sizes? 2015-09-07T01:47:20.317

4 How much weight should a deck of a given area support? 2010-07-22T09:49:48.813

4 How do I sand stamps off of lumber? 2010-07-27T13:39:53.700

4 Replace rotting porch treads with trex? 2010-08-17T23:04:15.253

4 How high should I make my yurt platform? 2011-01-16T05:28:35.247

4 How do I fix a vinyl covering that is coming away from the outside deck support beam? 2011-07-13T17:56:06.413

4 How can I remove paint from a deck? 2012-01-27T14:37:43.147

4 Does anything need to be done to prep the ground before building a low height deck? 2012-04-06T15:30:37.813

4 Easiest way to cut, shave, or chisel bottom 8" of posts to fit footings 2012-05-24T00:35:16.637

4 How can I join vinyl decking to metal door frame? 2012-09-27T19:44:47.700

4 Will my wood platform support my generator? 2013-01-08T01:02:13.967

4 Does a deck band board go over or replace wall sheathing? 2013-05-21T16:58:51.057

4 What should I do about deck footings near the house? 2013-06-21T15:35:28.380

4 What will happen if I try to apply paint/stain to damp wood? 2013-07-12T01:42:07.723

4 Why do decks and porches have cracks between the boards? 2013-07-31T23:08:49.873

4 What type of lag bolts should I use for a deck? 2013-09-12T12:01:21.657

4 How do I use hidden deck fasteners without compromising the integrity of the flashing? 2013-09-13T15:17:32.830

4 How to build deck starting in yard, ending on concrete slab? 2014-06-14T04:20:43.323

4 How to fix a deck railing that is falling off? 2014-08-20T02:42:25.047

4 Will a tarp over the deck allow me to paint the deck during a Seattle winter? 2014-10-21T15:40:54.503

4 Does a long deck beam need a post at staggered joints? 2015-04-03T16:26:20.967

4 Can I hang a swing from 2 by 8 roof beams? 2015-04-05T20:32:23.423

4 Rebuilding an exterior deck is it better to use screws or nails? 2015-06-06T18:56:13.863

4 Is it acceptable to attach elevated deck joists to rafter tails? 2015-12-01T23:29:46.377

4 Good way to fix a notched railing post? 2016-04-01T19:59:42.133

4 What kind of latch mechanism should I use for this movable ceiling under my deck? 2018-02-06T07:28:28.477

3 Is it normal to install (pvc) decking like hardwood flooring? 2010-07-29T22:54:36.523

3 What is the proper way to join two beams on a post? 2010-08-25T17:43:08.987

3 Need to attach deck ledger to house covering a vent 2010-08-25T19:21:14.053

3 What is the best way to fill in the holes in aluminum siding? 2010-09-22T11:18:51.230

3 How do I attach a ledger board if I have no interior access? 2010-10-18T15:21:05.160

3 How do I treat / maintain IKEA Platta wood patio tiles? 2010-12-09T18:52:22.037

3 Should I shovel snow off my vinyl deck? 2010-12-17T13:53:49.947

3 How do I build a deck that is easy to take apart? 2010-12-17T19:13:12.063

3 How do I install concrete blocks to support deck stairs? 2011-03-17T12:55:56.620

3 My deck dies in a funny pattern -- does that mean this board is upside-down? 2011-05-24T20:35:30.580

3 How can I extend a deck post on an existing deck? 2011-10-10T14:58:10.087

3 How can I stop PVC decking from squeaking? 2012-05-15T01:54:11.530

3 How much structural support does a Gazebo require? 2012-06-12T12:10:41.193

3 Can I build a pergola on an existing deck, without digging more footers? 2012-06-15T15:57:04.360

3 Can I build a deck from reclaimed 2x4's? 2012-06-18T15:34:03.913

3 What can I do to prevent injuries from the corners of a wooden deck? 2012-07-17T22:04:46.653

3 Is flashing required to attach a landing to the exterior of a house 2013-01-09T02:27:44.993

3 Can I use the Simpson Strong Tie EB-TY product with ChoiceDek? 2013-06-27T19:46:25.773

3 What would be the ramifications of applying a semi-solid oil based stain on a virgin 4 yr old pressure treated pine deck? 2013-07-06T03:13:31.820

3 Can I reasonably build a pergola on top of an 8'x12' deck? 2013-07-21T13:34:16.560

3 How can I improve this deck ledger and the flashing around my ledger? 2013-08-21T18:54:08.487

3 Dimensional treated yellow pine lumber, non-standard widths? 2013-09-02T12:01:09.840

3 deck railing height with built-in benches? 2015-03-11T03:50:36.617

3 I'm building a Deck. Is it cheaper to buy wood from a mill rather than a box store like Home Depot? 2015-04-10T00:29:54.573

3 Should there be waterproofing between the rim joist and ledger on new construction? 2015-07-05T16:36:52.720