pergola post installation mounted on concrete footer or existing slab. the easiest method of installation is to dig footings to the correct depth below the frost line in your area and use post mounting hardware to attach the posts to the concrete footings or existing concrete slab as follows: order the 8 foot or 10 foot post option and add the post attachment hardware to your order.
if you will be installing your pergola on a concrete patio or concrete footings choose concrete anchor. if you are installing on top of a wood deck not recommended choose wood lag. make sure if you will be setting the posts on top of footings, that the footings are dug below the frostline if there is a frost line in your area as pictured here:
while you are installing these, take the time to keep them level and make sure the upright posts stay plumb. step 5- attach rafters to deck pergola. lift each 2x6 rafter up to the top of the pergola and attach with wood screws. stand the rafters on end and span across the width of the pergola. attach with either hanging ties or by toenailing the screw.
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how install concrete deck footings. pour about 1/5 or 1/4 of a 50 bag of concrete mix into the water at the bottom of your concrete form. place the post down into the concrete, and immediately check for level against the string. be sure the side of the post next to the string only grazes it and doesnt push it out of place in order to touch.
this video shows how to install a galvanized post bases onto a concrete patio for installation of pergola posts. how to install post bases for big kahuna pergoa kit deck posts to footings
step 7. install joists across top of pergola structure. it is safest, and a better procedure, however, not to erect your posts until they are sized correctly. our joists are 9, so we want the top of the 6×6 post to rise only about 8 above the 2×12 beams so that they are just shy of the height of our joists.
mount pergola posts to concrete footing 6x6 cedar posts bolted to a simpson post base which is screwed to a concrete footing simpson strong tie abu66z z-max
how to install pergola posts. because a 6×6 post these are 10 in height is heavy, its a good idea to set up some roller supports, both in the front and the back of your planer, for weight help. one person can guide the post into the planer, and a second person can help to pull the wood out of the planer.
how to attach a beam to a post for a deck cottage life. jason walks you through how to correctly attach a beam to a post when you're building a deck. wood 6x6 in concrete vs steel anchor
how to install pergola post brackets. brackets, which keep the wood post out of the concrete, tend to extend the life and support of the post wood. this tutorial will walk you through the straightforward process of installing brackets into concrete for mounting 6×6 pergola posts.
i have built a 7' x 13' pergola over my deck and have a slight wobble, so i intend to install some knee braces. each post has two pairs of perpendicular beams stretching to the adjacent posts. for the brace-beam connection, a simple through bolt will be easy to do.
today ill raise the deck with a hydraulic jack, install the new 6×6 deck post with steel connectors and remove the temporary support post to repair the sagging wood deck. this project is continued from how to pour a concrete deck post footer .
anchoring pergola to floating deck. instead of the above, what if i place the titan post anchor above a joist or support board between joists and use 'u' bolts or a double plate/long bolt setup, so the posts are actually anchored to the joist instead of just the planks. minnesota can get some pretty strong winds,