how to build a 5x10 floating deck

A deck is a great place to spend time with your family whether you’re dining or relaxing. This How to Build a Floating Deck series will show you step by step how to build a floating or detached deck — one that isn't attached to the house. Part one walks you through planning and layout. 【Get Price】

Set the four corners for the deck. Digging about 6 inches into the ground create holes for the blocks so you can adjust (raise or lower) to make them even. The blocks should be spaced to make a 7' x 19' rectangle leaving about 6 inches from each block for deck boards to add another 8' x 20' rectangle. 【Get Price】

While you can build one on concrete pavers or over an existing level patio perhaps the soundest way to support a floating deck is with pre-made concrete deck blocks that have notched tops ... 【Get Price】

Building A Floating Deck: Step-By-Step. If you have a lush green backyard you might be wondering how to build a floating deck over grass. While a floating deck may appear to “float” above the grass this style of deck is actually built on a bed of gravel or on concrete blocks for stability. In the steps outlined in this DIY floating deck ... 【Get Price】