how to attach a pergola to an existing composite deck

Anchoring Pergola to Floating Deck - DecksGo

13 Jul 2011 at that site, they are adamant about not recommending attaching a pergola to the floating deck. Is it sufficient to attach the Titan Post anchor to deck boards with screws - if so would it be better to drill holes and use bolts, maybe with a back plate instead? Instead of the above, what if I Unless you have an existing tie-downs you can recommend, I'm going to go to my local store and see what they have and probably shoot for an over-kill in anchoring this thing down. 【Get Price】

Repairing a Wood Deck and Building a Pergola Shade Arbor

deck and patio makeover projects included: Remove decking: We started by removing the old decking and jacking up any sagging deck joists underneath it. Build pergola: Pressure treated wood posts were set in the ground, and a pergola shade arbor constructed over it. Install decking: New decking made from YellaWood 2” x 6” KDaT (Kiln Dried after Treatment) pressure treated pine lumber was attached to the deck joists using 3” coated deck screws. Patio Repair: The tile on the  【Get Price】

deck - Can I use these post brackets to attach railing posts on

as far as attaching to aztec or product decking it is not sufficiently structural to withstand lateral forces needed for adequate attachment. Which is why you can't find any My suggestion is to reinstall new posts either through the decking and attached directly to the underlying joist or surface mounted outside the decking perimeter with carriage bolts(zinc coated). The aztec decking "will" shrink These are for posts of a roof or pergola. They do make brackets like  【Get Price】

The How To Guide For Mounting Pergolas To Any Surface - ShadeFX

26 Jul 2013 The ultimate how to guide for properly mounting pergolas to any surface, including decks, paving stones, poured concrete, and more. a poorly anchored pergola can be moved by high winds if there is a canopy or cover on it as this adds to the wind load the pergola could see in a storm or high winds. There are other footing options we will discuss (helical screws, earthen screw, etc) but in any event, a footing is needed to mount properly to paving stone surfaces. 【Get Price】

Can I reasonably build a pergola on top of an 8'x12' deck? - Home

It's impossible to suggest a proper structure without much more detail about the existing deck structure. a solution is very likely available, I just can't say what it is. Here's some structural issues that must be addressed to be successful. The weight of the added structure must be properly transfered into the deck structure. Plus some live load for The railing posts could be adequate, depending on how they tie into the rest of the structure. If not, employ knee braces at  【Get Price】