Clayton DeKorne, editor of COASTAL CONTRACTOR (a quarterly supplement to REMODELING), says that protective measures, such as using approved joist hanger
nails and nailing down plywood completely, don't cost more but do take more time.
Begin platform framing by using a joist hanger
to connect a rim joist at one side of the deck to the ledger plate.
Place all joists at 400mm centre to centre, and at each end nail a 50mm timber to timber joist hanger
using 30mm square twist nails.
Plus, it will hold the tops flush while you nail on the joist hanger
. Use scraps of 3/4-in.
Man Materials Hrs Labor Subs Floor Framing Joists $600.00 Joist hangers
$150.00 Joist hanger
nails $ 35.00 Bridging/blocking $ 45.00 Bridging fasteners $ 25.00 Install joists 20 $525.00 Install bridging 8 $210.00 Totals $855.00 28 $735.00 $ - Equip Phase Total Floor Framing Joists Joist hangers Joist hanger
nails Bridging/blocking Bridging fasteners Install joists Install bridging Totals $ - $ - $1,590.00 Then your "QuickBooks Summary" worksheet might look like this:
. -- Stiffness data on the joist end with a joist hanger
is limited in the literature.
And don't forget to screw the pipe to the joist hanger
so the pipes won't rattle when someone stomps across the floor above.
Turn joist hanger
opposite way and fix the deck joists to the outer joists.
The ridge plate can be supported by being connected directly to a building with a joist hanger
, set on top of a post, or built into the structure framing (Figure 31-4).
Make a nailing template by tamping one joist hanger
snugly to a length of scrap 2 x 6, out-flaring flanges of hanger even with the board's end.
joist spacing) 19 1-1/2" corner angles 22 7" reinforcing angles (or 2x4 x 11" blocks) 25 5/4x6 x 12' decking (Trex Brasilia Cayenne) 25 1x8 x 12' matching skirt board 5 Joist hanger
nails 2 lbs.
Anchor bolts, washers and nuts 4 Joist hangers
(for 2x10s) 8 Post bases (Simpson ABA66Z or similar) 4 Angle brackets (Simpson A23 or similar) 12 Straps (Simpson OHS or similar) 24 T-straps (Simpson OHT or similar) 8 5/8" x 2" lag screws 48 5/8" x 2-1/2" bolts and nuts 48 8" tube forms 4 3" galvanized nails, 2" deck screws, joist hanger
nails, 10d galv.