adding benches to a deck

Building a Deck Bench how-tos DIY
Build bench to fit existing deck space or use as barrier at side of low deck. Start by cutting frame from 2x4s. With circular saw cut two long boards for frame sides and six cross pieces. Sand edges smooth. When positioning center crosspieces leave room for center legs between them if bench is 8 feet long. Pre-drill and screw together frame.【Get Price】

Deck Bench Plans Free HowToSpecialist - How to Build Step ...
After you have installed the two supports to the deck framing attach the 2×4 or 2×6 wooden boards with 3” decking screws. As you can see in the image the slats should overhang about 2” on both sides of the bench. If you want to add a dramatic look to your bench round the edges with a router and /4” bit.【Get Price】

Expanding a Deck Better Homes and Gardens
To frame an extension that rises one step from the existing deck lay out the post lo ions and cut the posts so the joists rest on the surface of the old deck. Build the frame and toenail it to the old deck. Design your extension to use 2x6s if possible. That way you& 39;ll have about a 7-inch step to the new deck.【Get Price】

Adding a Bench Seat to an existing deck BuildEazy
Making the post see PILE holes in the deck A flat floored roofless area adjoining a house. Timber deck: An outside floor structure comprising of posts bearers joists and decking boards. Use the same decking materials to construct a fixed deck seat as used on the deck itself. In this example 90mm x 8mm 3/4″ x 3 /2″ hardwood is used.【Get Price】