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Raised Garden Deck for Summer House


A raised timber deck adjacent to - and overlooking the garden pond! The decking is fully at home in the woodland environment, and will blend in once the decking timbers have toned down.

Deck timbers can change colour within a few days during the summer months. A step by step sequence of images to show how to build raised decks such as this.

A raised timber deck adjacent to - and overlooking the garden pond! The decking is fully at home in the woodland environment, and will blend in once the decking timbers have toned down.

Deck timbers can change colour within a few days during the summer months. A step by step sequence of images to show how to build raised decks such as this.

 

Raised deck around cabin summer house  in East sussex.

Day 1 14th February 2005

Sees deliveries to site. The deck abuts a Summer House and will measure 5 x 4 metres with staircase access to and from down to garden.
 Sloping gardens are ideal for raised decking. The decks creat a flat plateau for multi-use. Area of garden to be decked over giving good space in front of summerhouse
The basic outer frame for the sub-deck is positioned, and main bearers set and concreted into ground. At it's highest point, the deck will be raised by approximately 1.1m.

Sub deck frame for the decking project is positioned ready for the support posts and joists. Decking sub frame being built. Levels being assessed first

Day 2 15th Feb 200

Sub-deck finished, Newel posts for balustrade fixed and concreted, fair bit of decking done - and the sun shone! A beautiful day for decking in East Sussex.

Decking sub frame to summerhouse deck under construction  AQ view under the deck sub frame The joisted subframe with  support posts that will also be balustrade newels

Deck boards being laid with help of Paslode Nail gun Summerhouse deck more or less laid

Day 3    Feb 16th 2005

Making good headway -  then it rained/sleeted!

Summerhouse deck finished except for important balustrades The start of the decking balustrades around summerhouse deck

Day 4   17th Feb 2005

Balustrades and basic staircase completed - just before a shower stopped play - AGAIN!!!

 Deck nearly finished with steps to complete

Day 5  Feb 18th 2005

Job done!  Weather held out - Just! Snow forecast - yipeedeee!

The finished summerhouse deck  A useful area for relaxation in front of the summerhouse sloped garden Finished deck around summerhouse

 

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