deck seating instead of railings

Remodelaholic | How to Build Space-Saving Deck Benches for a ...

Jul 8, 2017 ... I wanted to try having a deck with no railing. ... Seats could not take up square footage from the deck (it's only 10′ x 12′); They needed to ... Rather that attaching them to the side of the posts like the others, I attached these to ...

9 Cool Deck Designs that Add Seating | Exterior Projects

Apr 2, 2018 ... Instead of removing a tree before building your deck, why not incorporate it into ... seating and edge barriers for ground-level, railing free decks.

Build Deck Benches That Look Great! See all the ways you enhance ...

See designs of wooden deck benches that perfectly finish off any outdoor space. ... Rather than a railing, seating features did the job more beautifully and ...

The Deck Handbook, Part 9: Railings, Lighting, Pergolas & Seating

Most building codes specify criteria for deck railings by char ac ter is tic and per for mance rather than material. .... that bench seats be treated as if they are a deck floor, so that the back of the bench or the handrail behind the bench must ...

Decks.com. Building Built-In Deck Benches

Learn how to build an attractive bench for deck seating. ... and other accessories on a deck cannot be regulated by building codes unless they are fixed in place.

How to Add Built-in Seating to a Deck | Today's Homeowner

Find out how to build a built-in corner bench on your deck from treated lumber. ... and entertain, but you need to make sure you have plenty of seating in place first. ... treated lumber, with an angled back that attaches to the railing on the deck.

Ideas | Trex

But what if your budget doesn't stretch far enough to build a deck with multiple levels, curved seating areas or a custom pergola? Homeowners with a modest ...

Deck Code - Deck Guardrail Height, Guards, and Balusters

Jun 19, 2018 ... Building code guidelines for deck guardrail height, stairs, and railing, ... to stick their heads between balusters (and get them lodged in place), ...

Built-In Seating Solutions for Your Deck or Patio | Better Homes ...

A curved rail and cantilevered bench wrap around this deck, creating a ... Low built-in benches function as seating and an edge barrier for this railing-free deck.

Guard Requirements for Fixed Seating | Professional Deck Builder ...

The back of a built-in bench at the edge of a deck must extend up 36 inches from the seat's surface. ... Railings. STRUCTURE ... Yes, that bench seat on your deck has been determined a hazard — but only if it's secured in place. Sarcasm ...

Deck Bench as Railing - everyone should do this. We had it at my ...

This bench could replace railings on the build out of the deck in front. They ...... and outdoor furniture - this is exactly what I want instead of a railing on one side.

code compliance - deck railing height with built-in benches ...

So yes most/all municipalities that are using 2009 IRC and above would require that you have your rail height 36" higher than the seat. Let me ...

Deck benches | Archadeck Outdoor Living

Jun 27, 2014 ... Again, John and the homeowners didn't want to block off the space with railings. Instead, a built in bench and planter were used. They not only ...

Multi Level Deck Picture Gallery | home ideas | Pinterest | Deck ...

decks with planter box bench | Planter Boxes with Bench seating Deck .... design pulls in the rustic color scheme from the adjacent woods. Railings ...... Looks simple to make, only the width to use as a garden bench instead of a deck bench.

instead of a railing closing off the deck, i love this idea to keep it ...

instead of a railing closing off the deck, i love this idea to keep it open to our big back yard. ... Deck with planters and benches and no need for a railing. Deck ...

Decked Out: 6 Simple Backyard Upgrades - Popular Mechanics

Jun 25, 2013 ... Transforming your backyard deck from dull to dreamy is ... Otherwise you'll have to order a custom-made liner, which can be rather costly. ... The simplest approach is to incorporate the built-in bench into the deck railing.