How far apart should deck support posts be?
How many support beams do I need for a deck?
How many supports do I need for a 12×16 deck?
How often do you need posts for a deck?
Any deck that is 8-by-12 or larger will need a post installed at each of the corners. A line post needs to be placed between each pair of corner posts.
Can I use 4×2 for decking frame?
These decking joists are the most common sized framing timber for decking. They provide a solid structure for fixing your decking boards too. When making your decking frame you should use a 400mm spacing between your timber joists.
What size post should I use for a deck?
Should you use 4×4 or 6×6 deck posts?
How do I support my deck posts?
How many posts do I need for a 12×12 deck?
Should deck joists be 2×6 or 2×8?
How far apart should 6×6 deck posts be?
The maximum spacing of 4×4 deck posts should be 6 feet on center, while the maximum spacing of 6×6 deck posts should be 8 feet on center.