Top 10 Deck Building Mistakes Avoid these common problems, and build a longer lasting, safer deck. By Glenn Mathewson Issue Decks & Outdoor Projects 2010. The process of building decks is not nearly the same today as it was a decade or more ago. While the outdoor environment and the endless design possibilities have remained constant, emerging technologies and new products and materials
I have always been on the lookout for a better way to make a more secure rail post connection at the bottom of a set of deck stairs. Over the years, I have tried the old ways of mounting the post on the outside of the stringer and adding a couple of bolts—a technique that never worked, and
How to Build Code Compliant Deck Railing. By Bob Jackson Last updated on April 19, 2018 Deck & Patio 17 Comments. The old deck rail is torn off and rebuilt to the current deck code requirements per the Georgia Amendments Prescriptive Deck Details based on the 2012 International Residential Code for a safer deck. This project is continued from How to Drill Accurate Holes for Deck Post
Can I use these post brackets to attach railing posts on top of decking? up vote 1 down vote favorite. I found a Simpson strong tie product (BC40Z) 4x4 half post base, and it states its intended use is for attaching a 4x4 railing post securely on top of wooden decking. The following picture demonstrates a proper installation. I got excited about it and bought a whole bunch but then thought
Code Compliant Guardrail Posts Use hardware for fast, solid, cost effective connections . By Mike Guertin Download the PDF version of this article. (1.02 MB) Though there has been little change to the guardrail requirements in the International Residential Code (IRC) in the past 10 years, guardrails have nonetheless received increased attention from code officials, and enforcement is changing
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