building a deck over existing wood steps

how to cover concrete steps with wood - farmhouse on boone

aug 9 2017 building wood steps over concrete steps made a huge impact for our farmhouse front porch renovation. to begin this project we purchased a couple of 4-step stair stringers to put on the outside of the old steps. for the treads we used the same yellow pine deck board as we used for the porch floor.【Get Price】

2018 decking cost calculators & estimators average deck prices

height; shape; number of levels; railing length; steps and benches; built-in features; whether you need to remove an old deck. these are only some of the natural woods are among the most popular choices for deck construction and there are different kinds of wood to choose from each with their own pros and cons.【Get Price】

deck over concrete

or to and rinks plit sy to ity and oods. rojects. con- ound. d 2x6. wood mon nots r ighten ain. ding ng. ods if dwood ended t drift- ood patible ss. 00 building a redwood deck over an existing concrete slab is an easy way to get the complete enjoyment of there are two basic steps in deck over concrete construction: attach.【Get Price】

resurface your current deck seven trust

step 3. inspect all framing/framing hardware for code compliance structural integrity and compliance with the current installation guide. build upon your existing wood substructure and use seven trust's deck cost calculator to estimate the price【Get Price】

custom step build-overs - trolley crossing contracting

whether you are looking to remodel your basement replace your windows build a deck or start your dream project – we will turn your vision into reality. new wood steps over original concrete. here we covered over the customer's old concrete steps which matches the look of the home much better. we used composite【Get Price】

building a wooden deck over a concrete one - instructables

oct 1 2011 replacing the concrete deck with wood could have been done in one of two ways: completely demolish the concrete porch and build a 100% wooden one in . in our we just had an old wood skirt that had been attached to the concrete sides with some bolts and a simple railing attached to that skirt.【Get Price】

front porch progress (building a wood porch over an existing

mar 7 2018 but the nutshell version is that i'm building a wood porch over my existing concrete front porch. so to do that so the concrete steps will be torn out and i'll be replacing them with wood steps to match the porch. so those of . we are ripping out the old deck and stairs on our house this spring. its been a【Get Price】 building a deck over concrete steps

the 2x6 joists should not come in contact with the concrete stoop. you may need to rip down the joists to provide clearance for frost heaving. building a deck over concrete steps. here is an example of ripping down joists to rest on top of an existing concrete staircase. previous article: angled corners in a deck frame【Get Price】

how to install composite decking over wood hunker

mar 26 2010 remove the wood decking. depending on the size of your deck you could save two or three days' work by installing new decking boards directly over the old ones. one important reason to avoid doing this is that the deck foundation may not be able to handle the extra weight. another reason is that the【Get Price】

how to build a deck over ugly cement stoop steps apartment

jul 25 2016 from concrete stains and epoxy coatings to a variety of enclosures there are several ways to go about this. we chose a composite decking surround as we liked the low-maintenance factor and wood look. read on for details on how we transformed our old rough concrete stoop into a beautiful backdoor【Get Price】

how to deck over a concrete stoop this old house

8. install plugs into the counterbored holes using hot-melt glue; trim the plugs flush with a sharp chisel. 9. attach the wood-composite decking to the top of the concrete stoop using the same masonry anchors. 10. conceal each anchor in decking with a plug cut from a composite decking board. 11. sweep decking clean of all【Get Price】

how to build a deck over a concrete patio family handyman

is your old concrete patio an eyesore? you can avoid the cost and mess of tearing it out by just screwing down wood sleepers and decking over it. patio (2-1/2 to 3-1/2 in.). on concrete steps that's a straightforward job: you can treat them just like the patio screwing sleepers to the treads and risers and decking over them.【Get Price】

build a front deck over your concrete stairs for added curb

instead of removing those concrete front steps save some time by building a wood deck over and around them. . determined to build wooden steps like these over my existing ugly concrete ones at the back door. . bullnose treads add a graceful look to hardscape stairs. add pavers over the top of the existing front step!【Get Price】

top 10 deck-building mistakes - fine homebuilding

mar 19 2012 in existing decks adding more floor joists is the only remedy. similarly additional stair stringers might have to be added to stairs where composite decking serves as the treads. stair treads must be able to resist a concentrated load of 300 lb. over an area of 4 sq. in. this requirement puts a lot of pressure on【Get Price】

build a front deck over your concrete stairs for added curb appeal

jun 15 2015 decks are popular backyard features but they also make for dramatic front entries. instead of removing those concrete front steps save some time by building a wood deck over and around them.【Get Price】

covering a concrete stoop with wood - houzz

sep 21 2013 we have a 72" x 42" concrete stoop with four steps that we would like to cover with a wood floor and new railings. we want to expand obviously tearing out the existing and putting in a real porch is the right work to approach the work. having said that here's a how to for installing a deck over the steps:【Get Price】

building a wood deck on your home today's homeowner

watch this video to find out how to build a wood deck on your home including: deck foundation; deck framing; laying deck boards; deck stairs; deck handrails; deck seating; covered grilling area; wood lattice around the deck; storage under the deck. read episode article to find out more.【Get Price】

decking over existing concrete stairs and patio slab / outdoor and

anyone have any advice tips tricks for building wood stairs over existing concrete stairs from house down to a grade deck over existing 4" patio slab? rather than breaking and hauling away all the existing concrete my back aches just thinking about it! the concrete looks pretty sound so building over it【Get Price】