Deck Over Existing Concrete Slab

How to Deck Over a Concrete Stoop - This Old House

In this video, This Old House general contractor Tom Silva explains how to deck over a concrete stoop. Steps: 1. Cut PVC trim boards to wrap around stoop using circular saw. 2. Counterbore holes in PVC trim with ½-inch-diameter spade bit. 3. Apply foam adhesive to back of trim. 4. Run bead of hot-melt glue across miter joints and press trim.【Get Price】

View topic - Can u deck over existing concrete slab? • Home.

I have built many decks over the years. 1. work out a plan. includes looks, direction and heights. 2. make sure your spans etc are all ok and to spec. 3. make sure joists etc are jacked/chocked (say min 10-20mm) off the concrete base (to stop water ingress)【Get Price】

How to Build a Deck Over a Concrete Patio (DIY)

Bury it under pavers A concrete slab provides a firm, stable base for pavers. Cover the patio with a thin layer of sand, lay pavers over it, and the results look like a standard paver patio. It's a fairly simple project and the cost is reasonable ($3 to $6 per sq. ft.), but expect a weekend or two of hard labor.【Get Price】

DIY Steps for Building a Deck Over a Patio Slab: The Low Down.

Bridge from the concrete slab to the first pier block with a pressure-treated joist board of standard width—the joist extension board. Make sure the adjacent ripped joist is level. Trace along the top of the ripped joist and cut the joist extension along this line. The goal here is to remove any material that is above the joist system.【Get Price】

Deck Posts on Existing Concrete Patio Slab - DoItYourself.com.

Deck Posts on Existing Concrete Patio Slab Installing a 13' l x 12' w x 2' h deck. 6 deck posts will be installed on concrete footings and piers, while the remaining 4 posts would be anchored to an existing 4" think concrete patio slab. Only 3' of the deck will hang over this slab.【Get Price】

Decking over existing patio | Screwfix Community Forum

I’m laying a deck over my concrete slab I call a patio at the moment. You’ll prob want 47x100m 4.8m c24 joists spaced every 400m centre to centre and noggins in between. Rather than messing around with concreting posts you might be better off using some adjustable joist cradles to raise the deck from the ground to the desired height.【Get Price】

deck over concrete patio | View topic - Can u deck over.

Aug 14, 2015 - Hi All, Quick question I hope someone can answer for me please? Can you simply deck over an existing concrete slab? ie, lay your bearers the joists...【Get Price】

deck over concrete patio | View topic - Can u deck over.

Nov 17, 2013 - Hi All, Quick question I hope someone can answer for me please? Can you simply deck over an existing concrete slab? ie, lay your bearers the joists...【Get Price】

Building Deck over existing concrete patio and extending

When you step out through the back slider doors there is a concrete patio which is approx. 2m wide and runs the width of the house. I'd like to build the deck on top of this concrete patio and also extend out the deck by a 1m or 2 over the concrete pebble dash and garden.【Get Price】

Building a deck around a pool...over concrete.

In most cases, if it was done by a reliable contractor, there would be expansion joints between sections and completely around the pool (between pool concrete and the terrace concrete). with a deck 1-1/2 to 2 feet in thickness, i would, from here, be suspicious that there is no expansion joint. If that is the case, how long ago was the pool/terrace built? Maybe it was done long before.【Get Price】