it will be made of 2x12 rafters and perimeter framing regular wood deck boards and it would lay, unattached, on a existing bed of gravel. can i go through the boards, down 12 and install the posts to the deck that way? i would add plenty of blocking and cross bracing for attaching the post the planned platform would be no less than 20
augy123 posts: 58, reputation: 3. replace the corner and center railing post with the pergola post using thru bolts. the weight of the pergola will only be the weight of the material itself. if you would like, you could add angle brackets underneath the deck where the deck joist and the band board meet to increase the sheer strength
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if you add knee braces of some sort where the pergola beams join the pergola posts, racking and lateral wind loading can be addressed. if you carried the pergola posts to an on-grade or below-grade footing depending on your local requirements, then there would be no problem through-bolting the pergola posts to the deck structure.
e.g. build a posted pergola bigger and around my deck. the below pics don't show it great, but there is good room for a 8'x8' free standing roof/pergola at the end of the deck. i was inspecting the deck construction and i can notch 4'x4' posts to mount outside against the joints, flush with the railing.
i want to build a roof over our deck and i'm wondering the best way to attach the support posts to the existing decking structure. i've asked two of the builders that built the place and both tell me that they would just sit the posts directly on the deck and bolt/screw the post straight through into the existing post below.
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my idea for the pergola is this: place 4x4x10 posts at the same locations as the deck posts. for the 4 posts that are at the outer edges of the deck a, b, d, e , the 5th post c would be 2 feet in from the edges of the deck, run 2x6 beams between the new posts, either sitting on top of
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