Deck's done!

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Project by ryno101 posted 06-16-2010 08:09 PM 2526 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

OK, so maybe not completely done, but done enough…

Those two posts you see sticking up will be topped with another 6×6 beam, and will support a half-roof to add some “porch” to the deck.

Main part is 10×10, second platform at 6×10, there are a total of 21 steps! All PT lumber.

Thanks for looking!

-- Ryno

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#1 posted 06-16-2010 08:16 PM

Nicely done and good work

I like it

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#2 posted 06-16-2010 08:24 PM


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#3 posted 06-16-2010 08:27 PM

Looks great! Your family is going to get a lot of enjoyment as a result of your hard work.
That’s a lot of steps! If you weren’t a pro at building steps before, you are now. :)

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#4 posted 06-16-2010 08:48 PM

You will thank yourself in years to come for putting the posts on pylons as opposed to burying. Good job and enjoy!!

-- Rock Chalk Jayhawk Go KU!!

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#5 posted 06-16-2010 09:47 PM

Very nice deck. I like it leads to the kids play structure below. You also got some great trees.


-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#6 posted 06-16-2010 10:53 PM

WOAH! quite a bit of a change from the original stone steps…. NICE!

totally changed the tone of the yard, very cool. we definitely need to come and ‘test’ it out :)

how was working with PT lumber though? I keep hearing bad things about that stuff

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#7 posted 06-16-2010 11:04 PM

Nice deck.

Question; what at the base of the play gym. Is that river stone? Also do you and the kids like it. I am getting a play structure this year and I am not sure what to put down.

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

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#8 posted 06-16-2010 11:16 PM

Nice Job Ryan! When’s the cookout?

-- Mark,

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#9 posted 06-17-2010 12:53 AM

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#10 posted 06-17-2010 04:11 AM

Great looking work. I like the way it works with the change in grade and the multiple paths on and off the deck. BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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