install a wood porch over concrete using composite wood

How to Install Wood or Composite Deck Tiles - Learning Deck tile installation tips. Deck tiles are easy to install in locations that already have a substructure in place such as an existing deck or a flat concrete patio. Most often this decking material consists of wood or composite slats fixed to a lattice plastic base that interlocks with other pieces.【Get Price】

DIY: Turning a Cement Porch Into a Wood Deck - Catz in the Consider this my own personal experiment…if you want to be totally assured that your deck will last a long long time obviously use pressure-treated wood or composite decking. When I do my back patio which is not covered and takes a beating every winter I will absolutely have to!【Get Price】

Covering An Existing Concrete Porch With Wood - Part 1 The new wood porch floor is finished! Click the links below to see the rest of the posts in this project. Part 2 – Wood Front Porch Progress; Part 3 – More Front Porch Progress; Part 4 – Critter-proofing and Installing the Porch Boards; Part 5 – Finished Front Porch Floor (Wood Front Porch Built Over Existing Concrete Porch)【Get Price】

More Front Porch Progress (Building A Wood Porch Over An But the nutshell version is that I’m building a wood porch over my existing concrete front porch. So to do that I had to install wood risers using pressure treated 2 x 4’s rated for ground contact (ripped to the correct height to level the final porch floor) attached to the concrete with exterior construction adhesive and concrete screws.【Get Price】

Covering a concrete stoop with wood Putting wood over existing concrete stoops and stairs is common in my area. Obviously tearing out the existing and putting in a real porch is the right work to approach the work. But given that you aren't interested in doing it that way you would still need to support the additional porch width so likely you would need to pour piers on each 【Get Price】

How to Install Porch Flooring | how-tos | DIY Make sure and allow for any trim moldings that may go under the front of the porch. Using a jigsaw cut off the excess wood. This will provide a straight edge for finishing (Image 1). Use a router to round the edges on the top and the bottom (Images 2 and 3). Sand the edges smooth then prime and paint (Image 4).【Get Price】

How to Build a Wood Deck Over a Concrete Patio | Hunker Working your way out from there use shims to create a flat plane. Drill pilot holes a maximum of 24 inches apart along the sleeper using a hammer drill to drill through the wood and into the concrete ¼ inch to ½ inch deeper than the length of your screws. Drive concrete screws into each hole with an impact driver.【Get Price】

Should I Build a Low Level Deck Over an Existing Concrete The added 5" makes building a wood deck possible - if you do it right along with a little bit of additional work. But first let’s discuss each of the possible building options. There are three common foundations if you choose to build a wooden deck. You could use deck blocks traditional concrete footings or the Titan Deck Foot Anchor™.【Get Price】