building a pergola over existing deck

The How To Guide For Mounting Pergolas To Any Surface - ShadeFX26 Jul 2013 ... The ultimate how to guide for properly mounting pergolas to any surface, including decks, paving stones, poured concrete, and more. ... Making sure the posts don't move over time will give you peace of mind that your investment will stand the test of time. Even though a pergola is heavy and difficult to move once ... Using the deck posts/railings as anchors are recommended because they go right down to the footings or the sub structure. Please make sure that the ...

Remodelaholic | DIY Pergola Tutorial: How to Build Your Own ...9 apr 2016 ... With the location and size determined, we can get started on the pergola construction. If, like ours, your pergola will be sitting on top of an existing deck, the 6×6 pergola posts must be located over top of the existing support structure. This means locating the existing deck joists. Once the location of the 6×6's posts has been determined, the 6×6 metal post anchors can be installed. The post anchors have a hole in the middle so that you can attach it to the deck joist.

Building a Roof Over a Deck or Patio - HomeTips17 aug 2017 ... If local codes allow setting the overhead directly on an existing slab but the concrete is not thick enough to support the overhead's weight, you will have to pour new footings around the slab's perimeter or break out sections and pour deeper footings. For information on installing a new patio, see Pouring a Concrete Slab. building over an existing Slab. If you are building an overhead to cover an existing patio, you must first determine if local codes allow setting it ...

3D View of Purposed Pergola Over Existing Deck - YouTube1 May 2016 ... This is a conversation between NB Weitz Contracting and the clients of a Ryan Home who is looking to build a pergola over an existing deck. To find out more ...

Best 100 Deck with a Pergola Ideas & Designs | HouzzBrowse pictures of decks. Explore a wide variety of deck designs and discover new ideas for layouts, material and decor.

load bearing - Can I build a pergola on an existing deck, without ...This is completely disregarding the fact that your deck is only as strong as its weakest point. If your house is brick and your ledger board is attached with carriage bolts then even if the joists were on 12" centers then you are still likely putting entirely too much stress on the ledger board. You also could have a lot of problems if any part of your structure is going to sit over that 2' overhang. In the end, an experienced engineer will probably be able to confirm pretty easily if ...

Pergola and deck built the right way! - YouTube11 Sep 2013 ... This is how a deck should be built. ... I'm planning to put pergola on my existing deck, what would you recommend for the post? What's the best practice for existing deck? Thank you. ... Question...I want to build a deck and pergola. Can't dig holes due to being fenced in on all sides. deck block is the only option. Can I use deck blocks for the pergola posts and tie it into the deck for extra support? The post diameter is an odd 5.5 inches. Not sure if I can even get a deck ...

How to Build a Pergola - Make Your Own Pergola Over The ...9 Jun 2011 ... http://www.pergolasplus.com/ building a pergola has never been easier thanks to new pergola Plans that Charles Kirkland has released. Learning how to build a...

How to Build a Pergola on a Deck: DIY Modern Pergola Tutorial ...10 Jun 2017 ... Here is a great addition that I built for my deck, a DIY Modern deck pergola. a simple design that has many functions and is easy to build, in fact you could... ... I am thinking doing similar on our existing deck, but instead mounting on top of the deck, I think I am mounting it to the deck frame. I have a low deck too. Many people told me to drill new post holes and pour concrete to support the pergola, but that is not really an option... and then I found your video!. Read more.

How to Build a Pergola on an Existing Deck That Will Stay Strong and1 Sep 2017 ... a pergola is a great addition to an existing deck, but you'll need to keep a few things in mind so that your pergola stays safe and sturdy. When I first put in my deck, I couldn't help but feel like it was missing something. I wasn't sure what it was at first, but one sunny Saturday morning, as I was trying to enjoy the outdoors but getting sunburned, it occurred to me: I needed a covering. I decided that the best way to manage this would be to build a pergola over my deck.

15 Free Pergola Plans You Can DIY Today - The Balance9 Nov 2017 ... pergola over a deck Plan by DIY Network. Picture of a pergola with a table and chairs. DIY Network. DIY Network has a free pergola plan if you want to build a pergola over an existing deck. Included in the free pergola plan is building instructions, a list of materials and tools you'll need, photos, and even videos. More ...

Pergola Over Existing Deck - Building & Construction - DIY ...This is my first post to this forum. I am building a pergola over my existing deck. The deck construction itself is made up of 6 x 6 vertical support posts, topped by 6 x 12 horizontal support beams.

Cantilever pergola, useful design to build over an existing deck ...Cantilever pergola, useful design to build over an existing deck.

How to Build a Pergola | withHEART - YouTube14 May 2014 ... http://withheart.com | Today I'm sharing how we built our DIY pergola on our existing deck. I love this project and it really took our deck from good to wow!...