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Project by carpentrymonster posted 10-22-2009 12:10 PM 5671 views 41 times favorited 40 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Built this for my girlfriend last summer, she liked it.

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#1 posted 10-22-2009 12:40 PM

Incredible symmetry and geometry! I absolutely love this. Great job!!

-- Chip, Virginia

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 10-22-2009 01:16 PM

That is a gorgeous deck. You added lots of amenities and extras to it that make it a nice outdoor living area. And, if your girlfriend liked it, that is all that counts.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#3 posted 10-22-2009 02:00 PM

This is absolutely beautiful decks of exclusively cozy design!
Great work!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Dennis Zongker

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#4 posted 10-22-2009 02:05 PM

WOW!!! Beautiful, I would bet your on her good side, for life.

-- Dennis Zongker

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#5 posted 10-22-2009 03:11 PM

Amazing deck. When’s the next party.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#6 posted 10-22-2009 03:29 PM

Very nice and welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

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#7 posted 10-22-2009 03:31 PM

very nice deck, im jelous haha

-- A hammer dangling from a wall will bang and sound like work when the wind blows the right way.

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#8 posted 10-22-2009 03:51 PM

Great job. Nice lines. Must be time for a spa party!!

-- Doug, New Mexico.......the only stupid question is one that is never asked!........don't fix it, if it ain't broke!

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#9 posted 10-22-2009 03:56 PM

One of the nices decks I’ve ever seen!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#10 posted 10-22-2009 04:00 PM

Great job. I want one!

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#11 posted 10-22-2009 04:01 PM

That thing is huge! Are those satellite photos?

Great work and good balance of open space and gathering areas.

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#12 posted 10-22-2009 04:09 PM

Great job and really nice lines. Very impressive! Love the hot tub being sunk and flush with the deck. We are doing something similar in our yard, however were digging a hole first then making a troft so to speak and lowering the tub into the ground leaving about 18 inches above ground then putting ledge stone around it. One question on the pergola on over the hot tub is that normal spacing or is that what she wanted. I would have thought there would be more slats closer together…. Again Awsome work….....

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#13 posted 10-22-2009 04:43 PM

The spacing on the pergola slats was based on the idea that we didn’t want to completely obstruct the view of the sky because we like to see the stars… and it was all the lumber I had when I built it.

Thanks to everyone for all the nice comments.

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#14 posted 10-22-2009 05:41 PM

Wow beautiful deck.I love it.

-- Dustygirl..Hastings,Ontario.. How much wood can 1 gal chuck if 1 gal can't cut wood?

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#15 posted 10-22-2009 06:34 PM

very cool deck

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