These 18 articles will teach you how to install flashing and bolt the ledger connection to the house rim.
Ledger board to concrete wall.
Ledger board attachment to a solid concrete foundation wall when attaching a ledger board to a masonry wall you will want to first cut the ledger board to size and have two helpers hold it in place so you can drill two holes every 12 through the wood where your bolts will be installed.
Drill two lengths of ledger board for anchors as described above and anchor them both to the solid concrete stacked to provide a 3 wide ledge along the top edge.
When fastening to uneven stone or stucco the ledger board must be supported from beneath with a ledger attached to the solid concrete foundation at the bottom of the wall.
Often you need to secure a piece of timber to a wall when doing some decking.
The fourth technique involves securing the ledger to a concrete foundation wall rather than to the first floor band board.
Fastening a ledger to concrete.
The ledger is not only the structural connection between the deck and the house.
Master carpenter hack how do you fix a timber plate to a brick wall.
Line up the pilot holes in the board with those on the block.
Properly installing a ledger board for your deck is one of the most important structural components of building a safe and strong deck.
On this project the 2 10 joists of the main deck frame sit just about even with the top of the foundation and a landing framed with 2x8s sits atop the main frame serving as a transition point.
One of the benefits of this method is that more rigid minimum and maximum lag screw location configurations associated with mounting to band joists can be avoided.
Forethought pays off when dealing with icfs.
Hold the ledger board in place on the cinder block.
To attach a ledger to an icf wall the irc calls for direct concrete to wood contact which is usually accomplished with anchor tunnels these plastic inserts thread into 6 inch diameter holes drilled in the foam forms figure 2.