This article is about how to attach deck posts on concrete We show you how to cut and build deck posts, how to install post anchors and how to attach posts in Smart tip make sure the end of the plastic anchors is aligned with the concrete surface, otherwise you won t be able to install the post anchors properly Fastening
Jul , But there s one last thing you should do before mixing your concrete Near the top of each fence post, on two adjacent sides, hammer a nail halfway in on each side From each nail, hang several feet of string with a weight tied to the end (like a large washer) These weighted strings will be your plumb lines,
Sep , the wall project_ Little by little we added concrete in the cracks and filled them all up the wall project_ Dad has done this before the wall project_ Filling those cracks to seal them up the wall project_ Setting that top block back into place as best we
Jan , If any water pools on top of the concrete, you absolutely cannot apply the epoxy coat Color Flake Tip The color flakes will sit on top of the epoxy If you d like to learn more about what we ve been doing to get our workshop ready, read about installing pegboard and starting to run painted conduit.
Watch this video to see how to make and install a DIY frame around a bathroom mirror made from stock door casing using square cuts and plinth blocks To dress up a bathroom mirror, add a frame made from stock door casing with either mitered or plinth blocks corners And while you re at it, here s another free tip.
Jul , For a few years we put off the inevitable building a root barrier to keep invading tree roots from accessing our fertile garden soil But as more beds The reason you want this folded edge is that the top edge of the metal barrier may protrude just a bit above ground level when the job is finished Any sharp
Jan , I tend to alternate between layers of concrete, rocks and dirt when installing fence posts, and I wet this all down as I backfill for maximum packing density From the beginning of this project, we determined our gate would be inches, and our removable fence section would be inches, plus or minus.
May , The retaining wall is formed from several rows of such plastic blocks with the blocks in an upper row stacked upon the blocks in an adjacent lower row below the the decorative facing panels flush against the front faces of the blocks and an adhesive may also be used to attach the facing panels to the blocks.
To protect valuable items in your home from water damage Waterproof Storage Place valuable items that can be damaged by water in large, sealable plastic containers Tape the lid with duct tape, and store the containers on the second story your home or in the attic Elevate Furniture Place concrete blocks under sofas
When homeowners and DIYers build a deck, they often fail to attach the railing posts to the deck framing securely A secure method of attaching railing posts to a deck is to Installing spindles in composite porch railing Installing Composite Fencing and Raili Completed wood deck railing Build Wood Deck Handrails.