This destabilization may make the deck wobble or lead to a snapped post. need to replace the deck completely in order to redesign how the posts anchor into seep into the surface boards, support framework, and posts, encouraging rot.
Mar 9, 2018 If the ledger on your deck has no flashing, you must install one, which is a 3 Damaged Posts—Elevated decks are supported by tall vertical
An H4 timber post was encased in concrete or in ground contact at the base Listed under: Exterior, timber and wood-based, timber, decks, durability, rot
Jul 31, 2018 As the post rots, it loses its strength and can't support the deck's weight. Newer decks keep the concrete footings a few inches above ground
One of the three main deck support posts supporting my deck is rotting just above the ground. The other 2 may be starting to rot just below the ground.
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Jul 27, 2016 So how do you know it's time to replace a deck? We put To support the deck, your posts should be sitting under the beam or rim joist. Posts
If you are going to replace one deck post you might as well replace all of them that are damaged. Crawl under the deck and thoroughly inspect all of the posts.
Learn how to repair a deck with the experts at DIY Network. Probe around railing posts and the decking surface. You can remove thumb-size areas of rot with
Shoring up an old deck with new supports with This Old House general contractor Tom Silva.
Sep 12, 2014 This video is part 1 of a two-part series where I demonstrate how I replaced a load-bearing post and modified the concrete supporting pier to
Nov 5, 2013 Watch this video to find out how to jack up, remove, and replace a rotten Position the post, and use the jack to raise the porch beam slightly