Archive | Deck & Patio

Eze-Breeze Porch Window Installation - Inside and Outside Mount

How to Install Eze-Breeze Outside Mount Windows

This project shows how to install Eze-Breeze Vertical Four Track Outside Mount windows 4V60. The 4V60 windows are available in Outside- and Inside Mount configurations as shown in the following photo. The Vertical Four Tracks are on the bottom and Fixed Lite windows are above: For measuring, planning and ordering information see the Eze-Breeze Porch […]

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Eze-Breeze Fixed Lite Gable Window Installed

How to Install Eze-Breeze Gable Windows

This project shows how to install Eze-Breeze gable windows on a screened porch. The gable windows are trapezoid Fixed Lite Lip Frame LF20 panels: This project is continued from How to Install Eze-Breeze Inside Mount Windows. Also see the Eze-Breeze Porch Windows Installation Overview for measurements and planning the project. The Eze-Breeze Fixed Lite LF20 […]

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Wood Deck with Added End Section

How to Repair a Sagging Wood Deck

This project shows how to repair a sagging wood deck by jacking up the deck, remove the old 6×6 inch wood deck post, pour a new concrete footer reinforced with rebar and install a new post. I rebuilt the deck rail and replaced the deck boards with numerous other improvements to comply with the Georgia […]

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Wood Deck Repair - Pull Deck together with Come Along Cable Winch

How to Pull Together a Sagging Wood Deck

In this 3rd installment of the Sagging Wood Deck Repair series, I stabilize the wood deck with a cable winch to prevent it from pulling further apart before replacing the 6×6 wood deck post and concrete footer. This project is continued from How to Sister a Wood Deck Post for Beam Splice Support. How to […]

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Jack Up Wood Deck to Replace Deck Post

How to Replace a 6×6 Wood Deck Post

I’ve stabilized the deck addition and will now build a full height temporary support post and jack up the deck to replace the 6×6 deck post. This project is continued from How to Pull Together a Sagging Wood Deck. Also see the project introduction in How to Repair a Sagging Wood Deck if you’ve just landed […]

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Sagging Wood Deck - Temporary Support Post after Raising Deck

How to Replace a 6×6 Wood Deck Post – Part 2

The sagging wood deck is pulled together with a cable winch, 2×10 deck beams reinforced with steel connectors, temporary support post set and the jack post removed. This project is continued from How to Replace a 6×6 Wood Deck Post. How to Replace a 6×6 Wood Deck Post – Part 2 Pull the Deck Together […]

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Remove Deck Post - 16 inch Gas Powered Concrete Saw

How to Remove a Deck Post in Concrete Slab

The big event is here! Today I’ll saw down the old 6×6 wood deck post and cut the concrete patio slab with a gas concrete saw. This project is continued from How to Replace a 6×6 Wood Deck Post – Part 2. Also see the beginning of the project series with How to Repair a […]

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