use sleepers as a decking base

how to build a deck over a concrete patio the family handyman

you can avoid the cost and mess of tearing it out by just screwing down wood sleepers and decking over it. to prevent water from seeping down along the foundation, we caulked the gap between the patio and the house. at the but they're 2-3/4 in. long; that's too long to sink into our decking if we use sleepers only.【Get Price】

deck can be built over concrete patio using frame base

30 jun 1989 deck can be built over concrete patio using frame base a-the usual way to build a deck over a patio is to attach wood sleepers or strips to the surface of the concrete to serve as a fastening structure for the decking.【Get Price】

do it yourself - build a freestanding deck australian handyman

as resident handyman on network ten's the circlejake helped his mate shannan ponton knock up a deck in his yard galvanised fasteners are used for the frame, with the joists attached using 75 x 3.75mm nails and framing anchors then 【Get Price】

chris & louise lansdown's decking project with railway sleepers

chris & louise's deck with new pine railway sleepers timberlok screws were used to secure the frame together and then this was placed inside the sleepers and secured accordingly, using the timberloks once again. it was then just a case 【Get Price】

can i use railway sleepers to build a garden deck? lawsons

it's possible to build a decking area using railway sleepers for the surface itself, but you will come up against a number the railway sleepers in place and keeping them flat may be difficult (especially if you have made a concrete foundation for 【Get Price】

how to create wooden garden borders mitre 10 easy as - youtube

11 nov 2014 find out how to create wooden garden borders right here. this mitre 10 easy as guide will show you how it's done. it'll also show you how to lay garden sleepers, and how to lay garden edging. creating garden borders with 【Get Price】

watch this video before using railroad ties for decks - youtube

24 oct 2014 /decks/index.html click on this link for more videos on construction, deck building and home repairs. railroad ties can 【Get Price】

recycled railway sleeper decking and flooring - youtube

12 mar 2013 a short video taken in our sydney showroom showing our recycled railway sleeper flooring and decking.【Get Price】

how to lay a deck

this guide outlines the method for installing a single level deck with a timber frame and horizontal deck board positioning. bear in mind that always use structural treated timber and screws designed specifically for the job. this will ensure 【Get Price】

decks. ground level deck

if the bottom of your deck frame is less than 6" above the ground or partially buried you should use pressure treated wood that is rated for some builders build ground level decks directly on top of existing concrete patios using sleepers.【Get Price】

how to build a deck over concrete slab - youtube

1 feb 2016 how to build a deck, part 1 - duration: 5:25. robin lewis 135,560 views · 5:25. how to build a deck - learn from the pros - duration: 10:51. build like the pros 296,490 views · 10:51 · decking over concrete slab- quick diy 【Get Price】

decking projects with railway sleepers

check out a few of these imaginative and inventive decking projects using railway sleepers. so, to all of you enjoying these pages, with dreams and schemes in your head, let's see what railway sleeper decking projects you finally plan, and 【Get Price】

how to build a raised garden bed with sleepers - diy at

18 jan 2016 there are a lot of advantages to having a raised garden bed to grow your fruit and vegetables. these include less weeds, more growing space, less soil erosio【Get Price】

wickes how to lay decking online tutorial - youtube

18 feb 2013 wickes online tutorial how to lay decking. quickjack shed base: how to create a fast shed foundation. - duration: 3:45. a1 sheds 583,124 views · 3:45. deck building best practice - 3 tips (including grace vycor deck 【Get Price】

installing a basic raised frame decking, with reclaimed scaffold

19 jan 2017 garden levelling, retaining wall, stairs, benches from railway sleepers - duration: 6:42. reeza0 182,923 views · 6:42 · floating deck made easy. step by step instructions for beginners. plus stairs.【Get Price】

using railway sleepers and hardwood deck boards gardening and

using railway sleepers and hardwood deck boards. creating steps using sleepers railway sleeper steps diy doctor make your own bed frame; love this idea but would make the top lip higher to add some plywood sheeting 【Get Price】

what are sleepers when installing a deck? hunker

mcvay/photodisc/getty images. the use of sleepers makes building a deck faster and easier. the two materials. sleepers can also stabilize a deck when the frame has gaps that are too large to properly support the chosen decking boards.【Get Price】

easy diy sleeper deck & greenhouse - youtube

11 jan 2015 here's a double-whammy of projects for you! i show you how to lay a simple jetty-style sleeper deck & then use this as the base for an awesome kit-form green【Get Price】

how to lay railway sleepers in the garden landscaping blogs

then mix up some lean mortar, such as 6:1, to be used as a concrete base and haunching. place at least a 50mm if you are using sleepers around a pond it is a good idea to use new as opposed to reclaimed sleepers. reclaimed sleepers 【Get Price】