ground level deck using deck blocks

tips and ideas on how to build a floating deck - the home depot

wanting to add some functionality and much needed curb appeal to our backyard we decided to build an island (or floating) deck in between our existing trees. the landscape we knew we wanted to use veranda composite decking as the deck floor. this meant we used concrete deck blocks as our base… 52 of them 【Get Price】

backyard decks: build an island deck family handyman

built with composite decking and hidden fasteners this maintenance-free backyard ground level deck is designed to fit in anywhere in the yard. set the beams across the blocks and square them to each other using the same 1×4 stretchers to hold them parallel and square (photo 2). if the beams are not perfectly level 【Get Price】

how to build a deck using deck blocks decking backyard and earth

a backyard deck is an excellent way to expand outdoor living space but decks can be complicated time consuming and pricey. one way to build a ground level dec.【Get Price】

how to build a floating deck ? rogue engineer

jun 4 2016 since this is a free standing deck and less than 36″ off the ground our local code did not require a permit. now we placed our 4×4 posts in the deck blocks and marked them with a laser level 18″ (9-1/4″ for beams + 7-1/4″ for joists + 1″ for decking + 1/2″ for good luck) below where we wanted the 【Get Price】

how to build a deck using deck blocks hunker

jul 17 2017 a backyard deck is an excellent way to expand outdoor living space but decks can be complicated time consuming and pricey. one way to build a ground level deck with simple construction without breaking the bank is to use prefabricated deck blocks for your foundation. precast deck blocks take the 【Get Price】

how to build floating decks: tutorial for novices - the spruce

sep 14 2017 the floating deck in this project will stand just 9 inches off the ground. concrete deck blocks (sometimes called "cement deck blocks") can be used to support such a short floating deck. . along with a carpenter's level a square (picture) is one of the tools you can't do without when building a deck.【Get Price】