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Jul 31, 2018 If the ledger isn't well fastened, the deck can simply fall off the house. Do this by placing the post base at the marks where the old post sat, and If a single board won't span the distance, use two, overlapping the braces by
Now that the house is open, Kevin can see the old wiring and plumbing. The apprentices learn the basics of framing a deck, while around the corner the .. up the new roof that will overlay the existing roof, repairing the exterior chimney,
Nov 26, 2017 It is positioned at the back entrance of the house and is elevated 5 feet off the ground. Remove the old deck and replace with a raised patio.
Building a wood deck makes a great DIY project for your home. I am remodeling an old deck with new wood and the planks on it now are positioned with the
A well-kept deck improves the beauty and value of your home. Use overlapping long, sweeping strokes starting at the point where the deck meets your home
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Sep 22, 2014 This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook transforms an old, Wow, that patio looks great, and the deck tiles seem incredibly easy to
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Now, this house is owned by a friend of mine, Brad, who bought it recently. It's a 75-year-old house, plenty of little projects around here to do. But he's well
In this video, This Old House senior technical editor Mark Powers shows how to floor a deck. Follow the prep instructions carefully and paint on a specialty