deck board and framing member spacing: details of deck and porch construction, how to build a deck that won't collapse. this article series discuss best porch and deck construction practices, including choice of framing materials, decking or flooring choices and installation, how to select and use deck and porch structural and flooring fasteners, actual deck and porch framing construction details
prized for its beautiful grain and natural resistance to rot and pests, cedar is a top choice for outside structures, such as decks and fences. spacing your cedar decking correctly will allow the deck to dry more quickly after wet weather and allow room for swelling that may occur because of damp conditions.
wrcla western red cedar decking is available in a selection of thicknesses, widths and lengths as shown in the table below. maximum spans for decking shown in the table are based on a continuous beam with two equal spans and a concentrated load of 220-lb at the center of one span.
building tips for pressure treated wood: proper board spacing and sealing end cuts the kind of treated lumber you use will determine how you space your deck’s boards. diy garden bed
dangers of pressure-treated wood. such as redwood or cedar. but, those can be very expensive alternatives. if you are in the market for wood to build a deck or play set, warren says to:
read the spacing plants in a raised-bed garden discussion from the chowhound gardening food community. we live in a fairly wooded area and until now my gardening has been limited to planting a few herbs in boxes on my deck. since the deck does get a fair amount of sun, i decided to buy a 2' x 4' raised bed. i'd really appreciate some
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