Installs railing posts directly on composite decks or concrete surfaces no treated 4x4 post required. Six-inch adjustable top block allows easy extension from 36" to 42" height. Optional Deck Mounting and Leveling Kit includes surface and bottom plates, leveling bolts, mounting bolts, washers and nuts. 4"
Where does the sun rise and set, and where will the deck receive the most or least sunlight based on your preferences? A deck built close to the main house is easier to wire for electricity, lighting, security, and that electric barbeque spit big enough to roast a side of beef. A doorway directly from house to
Deck construction starts with code-compliant footings, structural green-treated wood and finished with cedar or composite material decking. Decks can be attached to a house, placed as standalone gathering areas, or built surrounding an entertainment area such as a pool or spa. Privacy and Security fencing around
But a recent deck fire is a sober reminder that outdoor grilling creates a fire risk, especially on wood-framed decks. In Wisconsin recently, a gas grill caught on fire during a family cookout, and melting parts from the grill dropped down onto composite decking and caused it to burst into flames. The fire quickly
May is Deck Safety Month , so we're offering the following tips to keep your deck safe and secure: wood-alternative decking and railing. Fire up the Grill Any deck can feel warm and cozy with grills, fire pits, chimneys, heaters and candles, but it is important to make sure that they are properly
Rugged and durable, The Original Grill Pad is made with a proprietary fiber cement blend to provide years of protection; Earthtone brown color is weather-resistant and provides a neutral color for most decks; Composite deck safe, for new composite decks, allow 60 days before placing the Grill Pad, this allows for the
Outdoor Grilling Safety Tips: Gas and charcoal BBQ grills must only be used outdoors. If used indoors, or in any enclosed spaces, such as tents, they pose both a fire hazard and the risk of exposing occupants to toxic gases and potential asphyxiation. Position the grill well away from siding, deck railings, and out from under
In our FAQ section, we address several questions heard from consumers regarding the placement of protective grill mats pads on composite decking, cedar pressure treated wood and exotic We texture the top side of The "Original" Grill Pad to help secure your appliance to the pad and to trap any splatter from your grill.
Composite deck materials add sophistication and durability to any deck. Here's how to install composite decking and railings. Step 12. Add Bracing Behind Posts on the Rim Joist. Along the rim joist, add similar bracing behind the posts with screws and corner brackets, then secure the posts with carriage bolts.