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  1. Carpentry
    This is my first post on here.I am planning to replace an old non ledger deck at my home. I have a couple of obstacles I need ideas on how to overcome. 1. The posts are round metal posts like a lally column only without the beam plate. Instead they have welded angle iron onto the post which...
  2. Concrete, Stone & Masonry
    I have been reading many threads on this site and many others and I have not come up with a solution to my problem. I decided to build a freestanding deck. It is going to be placed about 8 feet above ground level. The dimensions of the deck will be 16' wide and 12' out off the house. I placed my...
  3. Building & Construction
    I am in the process of building a freestanding deck and need advice on how to attach the rim joist that is next to the house to the joists running perpendicular to it. The rim joist will end up being around an inch away from the brick veneer. I have looked all over, and no one goes into detail...
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