You could certainly deck the porch over if you wanted. My pet peeve is people who just stick wood in the ground. The main thing to consider is
Building a Wooden Deck Over a Concrete One: So we've had this very sturdy completely demolish the concrete porch and build a 100% wooden one in its . an old wood skirt that had been attached to the concrete sides with some bolts,
Installing a Ground-Level Deck Over Concrete Patio enables adequate drainage and ventilation which, in turn, protects the deck boards from damage due to moisture build-up. The old patio's surface must be solid and reasonably flat.
Concealing an aged concrete patio with will be built on or near the ground, as in Building a redwood deck over an existing concrete slab is an easy.
An existing patio or concrete base can be used as a solid foundation for your deck. If laying the deck over lawn, mark out the area then dig out to a depth of 50mm. If you are building a fixed deck that joins onto a house then you will need to
I want to build a deck right on top of the patio. The deck won't be The concrete patio is 30 years old and has settled a little. I don't expect
Feb 11, 2014 The wife wants a wooden deck to cover the ugly concrete patio in the I build mine using a 2x10 on end as the stringers and then putting I also agree though he should definitely secure the deck to the existing concrete.
Jul 25, 2016 If like us, you have an old concrete stoop that has more than seen better days, How To Build a Deck Over An Ugly Cement Stoop . of our house, as a way to break up the brown of the stoop top and the patio pavers below.