The whole process of building wood steps over concrete porch steps was way easier than i expected, and made such a dramatic difference. I have already had tons of questions about our new steps, since revealing our farmhouse front porch makeover a few weeks ago, so i decided it was time to give a few more details on the project. Listed below are wallpapers about how to cover concrete steps with wood farmhouse on boone, wood deck over concrete steps, wooden front steps with landing, wood over concrete steps, front porch covering concrete steps with wood, how to build a deck over concrete porch, etc.
That time it also split the wood and cracked a very top thin layer off of the concrete meaning that the nail wasn x27 t actually embedded into the concrete this was the same ramset that we used to nail the plywood subfloor over the newly poured concrete in the breakfast room you can read more about that here and it worked perfectly for
In this video this old house general contractor tom silva explains how to deck over a concrete stoop steps 1 cut pvc trim boards to wrap around stoop using circular saw 2 counterbore holes in pvc trim with ½ inch diameter sp d bit
If like us you have an old concrete stoop that has more than seen better days rather than going through the hassle of tearing it out why not give it a facelift from concrete stains and epoxy coatings to a variety of enclosures there are several ways to go about this we chose a composite decking surround as we liked the low maintenance factor and wood look
At a minimum a stoop consists of a single step of natural stone poured concrete concrete block or other masonry or wood the most historical materials are stone and wood with concrete becoming more prevalent in the 20th century for comfort and safety make the stoop wider than the door
I am trying to put wooden steps over existing concrete steps the steps that are there are unfortunately built into the foundation i am looking to put 5 wooden steps over 3 existing steps with a handrail later the steps that are there now are approximately 30 inches high