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Walkout Basement: Deck over Walkout Patio| Woodland Deck

One of the challenges we come across often as we design walkout elevated decks is the column/post placement. It’s never appealing to have a window or door looking out at a column. This deck would typically have a minimum of 3 posts, but since we kept the design simple, we were able to make the 20’ span with just 2 posts by upgrading to an engineered beam. The result is an unobstructed view.【Get Price】

37 Walkout Basement Patio Ideas - Your House Needs This

If you are building a basement walkout patio, one of the easiest and cheapest materials to use is gravel. This project can be done over a weekend even if you are a do-it-yourself beginner. All it takes is a few simple tools, some landscape fabric, a wheelbarrow, and the gravel.【Get Price】

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

Decking ranges from about $1.50 per sq. ft. for treated wood to more than $10 per sq. ft. for a top-grade manufactured product. The other materials for this project add up to about $1.50 per sq. ft., so your total cost could be anywhere from $3 to $12 per sq. ft.【Get Price】

Can someone explain why wood in contact with concrete causes.

When wood is kept in direct contact with concrete, the moisture in the concrete will be drawn up into the wood, and after a period of time the wood will rot. A sill gasket made from a soft plastic material is designed to prevent moisture to seep from the foundation to the lumber frame. Sometimes just a simple plastic sheet is placed under the bottom plate if a wall is built on a basement.【Get Price】

Has anyone constructed a "wood" basement floor over dirt.

Building a wood floor over dirt can involve several challenges not found when constructing a wood floor over traditional constructed surfaces, such as concrete, sand or gravel. Soil shifts and is affected easily by environmental conditions outside the floor area. Because of this, the dirt floor requires additional preparation not necessary with other floor types. These preparations create.【Get Price】

Elevated Concrete Slab - Garage Over Basement - Structural.

If you do go with wood framing don't use TJI joists. I much prefer concrete slab option over wood framing but for whatever reason wood is common ($$$). With concrete option we typically use steel pandeck to support the slab. We do not use shear studs so we design the beams as no composite. (assuming small garage).【Get Price】

Waterproofing Deck over occupied Space | Pro Construction.

When the house was built apparently deck was installed such that 4’x6′ section of it is over the occupied space, another words part of the lower level family room is open to the outside environment. We need to re-enforce the floor joist that is extending from house to under the deck because moisture damaged parts of the board.【Get Price】

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