where the deck meets the pool edge. by derek st.louis, mo just wondering what the most practical way to build the deck where it meets my above ground pool. should it be built over the pool railing or level with the pool railing and how can i ensure i can get my pool cover off and in easily?
if you build an inground pool, youll need to add pool coping the edge or cap you see around the outside perimeter of the pool. coping is usually made from brick or stone, and has a smoother, rounded or bullnose finished edge for comfort and style.
this design features a stand-alone deck that meets the edge of the pool, wrapping around it to provide easy access into the pool. signage, tiki torches, and patio furniture add to the ready-for-fun atmosphere. adding a hot tub within a wooden deck. all of these ideas also can work for hot tubs.
did you know that composite decking material is more flexible for curved decks than wood? learn about the best methods and materials for building curved a deck at decks.com. building a round or curved deck. the distance from the center of the cirlce to any point along the edge of the circle .
i did this one in pt last year. i put 3 extra posts near the pool and 'funked' my framing around the pool to keep it close. hung the boards over the framing and pool edge a few inches. i then made a template out of a refigerator box and cut the ends with a jig saw. run a round over bit over it to finish it.
i don't do those anymore. above ground pools really need decks but plan ahead for liner changes. if your pool uses a hung liner, disregard all this and go for it. btw, a hung liner has a bead on the edge that rides in a track around inside top edge of wall so top rail doesn't need to be removed for liner change
how to build a backyard pool deck. of your above-ground pool you need a wood deck that surrounds it. in. away from the pool wall. set the long edge of the deck board directly on the joint
wood pool decks: wooden decks can be an expensive option if you use luxury woods such as redwood or ipa wood, but can be more cheaply built with less expensive woods. the design of a wood deck is very flexible and can use curves and built in benches, planters or storage areas.
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