decking over a slop

Postby peterrosson » Wed Sep 26, 2007 10:55 pm

i starting to get some decking put down . now i have a large area i want to cover . the size off the decking will be 40 foot wide x 30 foot long . the thing is its over a slope of about 1 in 10 so there abouts . i have got 4 12 foot long x 7 inch posts coming for the back post . i thought off putting in 10 foot ones in the middle and maybe 6 foot at the front . the thing i want to know is how far do i need to dig them down and how much concrete to put in each hole .
Rank: Labourer
Progress to next rank:
Posts: 1
Joined: Wed Sep 26, 2007 10:40 pm


Simply Build It

Postby thedoctor » Thu Sep 27, 2007 6:59 am

The posts need to have 600mm in the ground. See our project re concreting fence posts.
Posts: 2300
Joined: Sat Apr 08, 2006 12:15 pm

Display posts from previous
Sort by
Order by

  • DIY How to Project Guides

  • DIY how to tutorial projects and guides - Did you know we have a DIY Projects section? Well, if no, then we certainly do! Within this area of our site have literally hundreds of how-to guides and tutorials that cover a huge range of home improvement tasks. Each page also comes with pictures and a video to make completing those jobs even easier!


  • Related Topics