You would just have to tie in the suppors to the deck, and also to the house. I think that would look so nice on your deck!
I am redoing my deck this year, removing old PT decking boards and replacing them with cedar. Due to the sloping of the lot, the deck is about 4 feet of the ground. I was planning on adding a pergola over part of the deck.
How To Secure A Pergola To An Existing Deck. Deck with Pergola/Arbor construction - YouTube . Constructing a 10' by 17' deck off the back of my house.
How to build a pergola on a wood deck DIY pergola tutorial With the location and size determined, we If you want to build your pergola on an existing concrete slab or directly on the ground, you will need to install your × posts differently For an existing concrete slab, you can use
This is my first post to this forum. I am building a pergola over my existing deck. The deck construction itself is made up of 6 x 6 vertical support posts, topped by 6 x 12 horizontal support beams and then 2 x 8 deck joists running 16" OC. It is currently topped with redwood 2 x 6 deck material ...
A pergola is a great addition to an existing deck, but you’ll need to keep a few things in mind so that your pergola stays safe and sturdy. When I first put in my deck, I couldn’t help but feel like it was missing something.
Once the deck was completed, we measured the height from the deck to the roof overhang of the existing patio. This determined how tall our pergola would be. Adam used a chainsaw to cut the top of the pergola posts to the right height.
My thinking is that I can use the 2 posts closest to the patio by adding a 4x4x6 and tying it in at the back of the existing posts poking a hole in the plastic roofing around the new post extending it high enough to add in the sail.
Jul 13, 2011 Rating: Anchoring Pergola to Floating Deck by: Brian Laverdiere Thank you very much for posting and answering my question. I also appreciate that you are not stuck on the johnny-one-note answer of don't try to attach the pergola to the floating deck.
Its also unreasonable to dig to add external posts outside the deck area. e.g. build a posted pergola bigger and around my deck. The below pics don't show it great, but there is good room for a 8'x8' free standing roof/pergola at the end of the deck.
I've been having trouble coming to a conclusion on whether I can reasonably build/mount a pergola to my existing 8'x12' deck. The main issue is I can't attach it to my house because of the roof overhang and clearance.
Adding a pergola to your existing deck can help to give your outdoor space some dimension. These four-sided structures have four posts that hold up a trellis-style roof. Video: Building a Pergola Over a Deck - DIY Network
Eric and Nancy build a new deck complete with a pergola for shade.
Without knowing how stout your existing deck is, Pergola on raised deck post , reply 7 of 14 by LB in reply to LB on Tue, 04 20 2010 11:21 . how to secure a pergola to an existing deck I've been having trouble coming to a conclusion on whether I can reasonably build mount a pergola to my existing 8'x12' deck.