This set of curved stair treads takes significantly longer to build than a straight set of stairs. Image courtesy of Breyer Construction and Landscape
A curved deck or balcony is a great idea for any home design. Curved railing from Mountain Laurel Handrails is perfect for the stunning last touch.
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Instead of a square or a rectangle, here ;s how to build a deck with curves.
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2 Professional Deck Builder July/August 2010 Building a Curved Deck Figure 1. Still sound, the old joists needed only to have their tops planed flat in order to be reused.
Add architectural interest and function by incorporating curves into your deck design.
Curved stairs add interest to a deck, solve design issues, differentiate your work, and wow clients. They can also be a profitable upsell, and theyre not that hard to build; after youve done one or two, the process becomes ingrained and goes quickly.
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A recent design called for a 10 foot reverse radius. Since the deck had a 15 foot square footprint, we built the layout box that size, using 2x6s set on edge.
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Thinking about installed a curved deck in your home, but wondering how that will affect your outdoor living space? Find out the details behind this deck design before you decide.