I will be building a 14'x12" Pergola on a raised concrete patio . Then use 1/4 or 1/2 " steel plate up both sides of the posts with bolts like.
Apr 22, 2009 . Pergolas can be the perfect backyard oasis, but they're also fun to build. . To anchor to a concrete slab or footing, use post anchors like Simpson . When affixing to the side of the house, fasten the timbers securely to framing.
To do this, attach a 1x4 to the side of the post with a single nail or drive screw. . After the concrete in the post holes has set, and the beams and rafters are.
Jul 26, 2016 . Side question. Any advice on the measurements needed for the long span at the front of the pergola? Would a pair of laminated 2x8's be.
Made of two-by-eight beams, the roof rests on four-by-four posts on one side and . of the pergola, spacing them at the same width as the patio's concrete pad.
May 8, 2014 . Attaching a metal post bracket to a concrete slab. It's not that difficult to attach a wood handrail post to a concrete walk, patio or porch slab.
Aug 29, 2014 . As I mentioned in the previous post, the pergola ended up being 10' x 10', built . Step One: Fortunately, I had a perfect slab of concrete to build on. . so Kyle didn't have to hold his side up while I ratcheted two big ol' bolts in.
In part three of this six-part series on how to build a deck, learn how to set the proper footings and posts to support . Dig a hole and pour concrete in it to support the bottom of the post. . Carriage bolts attach the beam and post from the side.
Sep 5, 2010 . Installing fence post and post for a pergola are not the same thing. . in the concrete & have sleeved that come up the sides of the post.
With The titan post anchor™ enjoy beautiful wood posts on any surface, . to your surface using wood or concrete screws depending on the surface you are.
Jan 10, 2013 . how to build your very own pergola for your back yard. . post anchor (As many as are attached to concrete) . Once they are, brace each one on at least 3 sides with your 2 x 4's by nailing them to the 6 x 6's and staking the 2 x.
May 8, 2015 . With the open design of the pergola, though, and it's box-like nature, I'd . I have quite a few 4x4 PT wood posts directly embedded in concrete. . roads, moss will grow on the pavement on the sides, especially in shade.