, Once all the support posts where cemented in, we made a template to keep our screws square and centered on the horizontal face boards It appears that the third attempt is the charm With the template in use, installing the front boards was a breeze We ve been slowly learning how to build this stuff a lot
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A header bracket for connecting a deck ledger board to the side of a house and thus connecting the deck to the house, especially a brick veneer house an exterior house wall, a horizontal surface with holes for attachment to the bottom surface of a deck ledger board and angled side braces connecting the vertical surface
, She chose to do the wide horizontal spray option for the vertical boards, then spin the nozzle around to do get a vertical spray to do the cross boards I need to stain my fence, paint my deck, paint the outside of my house, paint my kitchen cabinets, paint several chairs, many furniture items to paint lots of
, Before Fence Here is what our fence looked like before Typically, you want to let your fence dry out for at least hours before you stain it But our fence is a little different Instead of traditional fencing boards we actually used decking for the horizontal slats which is a lot thicker So we let our fence dry out
, I thought I would do this self indulgent horizontal fence post Stop me when you guys start hating me for seeing my garden in every GD post I was going to save these fence pics for my e garden recap but decided the fence might as well have a post dedicated to it s beautiful self It is so pretty after all.
, This is actually a stack of ipé wood that will be used on the deck but I ve included a picture here because the ipé wood will also be used on the trellis in an effort to tie the materials of the space together The deck boards are x but the members used in the trellis are actually x Modern Trellis
The horizontal board above the door is called the header and we re leaving one side of ours loose until the wall is installed This allows us to level it in place, rather than position it with measurements When both walls are complete, we add more horizontal pieces between each stud at about inches off the floor.
, The guys at Fencein k (our fence company) add an arbor over the gateway of every yard they fence, kind of super adorable and funny, huh Horizontal Fence Here in Minneapolis, there is a city rule that says homeowners need to have the pretty side of the fence face outwards, leaving the not so pretty
, Since Steve s crew couldn t through bolt the ledger board, they ve installed two rows of posts, creating a free standing deck. The first row of posts was placed Trench out one of the horizontal mortar joints above the ledger board enough to insert an inch of copper flashing Before inserting the flashing,
, Learn how to upcycle an old, ugly fence into a stunning DIY plank wall in a herringbone pattern with this full tutorial! Initially, I planned to create a standard, horizontal reclaimed wood DIY plank wall Then, my genius husband said, be we could use the wood from the privacy fence on the deck.
, The boards were painted, not stained, so the paint is peeling Hi Sugarplum Backyard Fence Before We ve almost lost an ankle a few times with the awkward gap between the deck and the fence, too, so we re either going to push it back for more landscaping, or move it flush with the deck Hi Sugarplum