Last Activity:10-24-2012 7:46 PM
Posted in thread: Building A Pergola on 10-24-2012 at 06:46 PM
Are you leaving the framing exposed or are yougoing to cover it?covered it with 1/2" and for
the underneath i am staining it.
Posted in thread: Building A Pergola on 10-24-2012 at 05:42 PM
The blocking wasn't needed, but does keep rafters spaced. Remove the blocking at soffet. Not
only do you need attic ventilation, it will prevent hot air pocket under new cover. What is
roof decking? W...
Posted in thread: Building A Pergola on 10-23-2012 at 08:17 PM
nealtw-im a bit confused are you saying that the bracing for those joists are correct or
incorrect? they are 14 ft long 2x8sand as for the blocking the venting to the roof, i agree im
a bit confused ....
Posted in thread: Attaching Covered Pergola to raised Concrete Patio on 10-23-2012 at 07:16 PM
i just built something very similar.. but not to a raised patio... it was built right to the
Posted in thread: Building A Pergola on 10-23-2012 at 07:05 PM
well guys i must admit my build is coming along very good, ive got 2 family friends that are
carpentry tradesman that are helping me out.i have a few questions though1st picture:the
bracing in between...
Posted in thread: Building A Pergola on 10-02-2012 at 08:26 PM
so the ones i have now what exactly is the problem with them?they will be sitting in cement
filled sono tubes 6" above the ground.
Posted in thread: Building A Pergola on 10-02-2012 at 07:29 PM
these are the exact saddles i got: them here:
Posted in thread: Building A Pergola on 10-02-2012 at 04:16 PM
If you use saddle you will also need some angle bracing between the roof and the posts. You
could use longer post and plant them in the concrete to make them more self supporting. I would
use treated ...
Posted in thread: Macs on 10-01-2012 at 09:52 PM
this might be a good read for you perhaps
Posted in thread: Question concerning eBay?? on 10-01-2012 at 09:51 PM
are you viewing the item ? or are you in your "watched" items.mine doesnt count down unless im
actually the highest bidder and on the items page.