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01 04 2010 nbsp 0183 32 Attaching 4x4 posts to a concrete porch Jump to Latest Follow 1 7 of 7 Posts D dweagle 183 Registered Joined May 6 2007 183 3 Posts Discussion Starter 183 1 183 May 6 2007 Hello and thanks in advance for your help 07 11 2011 nbsp 0183 32 This video shows how to install a galvanized post bases onto a concrete patio for installation of pergola posts 11 08 2011 nbsp 0183 32 2 You use a T shaped bracket amp on the top of the T you bolt to the concrete with masonry anchors amp the long center piece of the T fits snugly up inside a slot cut into the base of the post This way the brackets are out of sight amp you can then use 1 or 2 coach bolts to be drilled through the base of the timber 03 03 2017 nbsp 0183 32 Attaching wood posts to concrete using a Simpson Strong Tie E Z Base quot fence post base quot Using Home Depot materials a Makita drill and Red Head anchors to a The thicker the wood the less embedment of the anchor and the more it will wobble this may be hard to picture but with a 4x4 the lever arm you have between the head of the fastener and the anchoring in the concrete is doubled You re not holding up a deck just a hand rail 2x4s are adequate

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13 09 2020 nbsp 0183 32 Drill holes into the concrete that are the right diameter for lead shields using a masonry bit in a hammer drill Insert lead shields into the holes in the concrete Use lag bolts or screws to attach the metal post bracket to the concrete Insert the wood post in the post bracket and How to Fasten a 4X4 Post to a Concrete Slab Surface Mount Posts You can surface mount a post that will have more than one point of support such as a post that Core and Set Posts You cannot surface mount a post that has only one point of contact at the base because a post Side Mounted This can seem challenging since posts are typically buried in the ground Attaching posts to an old concrete surface requires that you inspect it for structural integrity and then attach special brackets You secure the brackets to the concrete with fasteners designed to penetrate and grip the hard material 13 09 2020 nbsp 0183 32 Drill holes into the concrete that are the right diameter for lead shields using a masonry bit in a hammer drill Insert lead shields into the holes in the concrete Use lag bolts or screws to attach the metal post bracket to the concrete Insert the wood post in the post bracket and screw or nail it in place 01 04 2010 nbsp 0183 32 You would really need to notch the posts so that the post s length continues down vertically and lag them onto the sides of the concrete or the block wall using galanized concrete sleeve anchors and galvanized lags or bolts I would also suggest that you use the appropriate epoxy when installing the sleeves

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Simply setting the posts in concrete does create a condition that will accelerate rot in the bottom of the posts With pressure – treated posts the rot will be slow Concrete should be poured around the post – no concrete under the post Is it OK to set deck posts in concrete There are several ways to set deck posts we recommend 14 03 2021 nbsp 0183 32 How to Attach a Porch Post to Concrete Written by Doityourself Staff on Mar 14 2021 Porch post is generally constructed using wood A concrete slab forms sturdy and durable flooring for a porch Each support posts should possess an anchor plates which include drilled bolt holes Attaching the bolster posts to the structure of a solid concrete base is not really 13 09 2020 nbsp 0183 32 To attach a wood handrail post to concrete Mark the location of the holes in a metal post bracket on the concrete Drill holes into the concrete that are the right diameter for lead shields using a masonry bit in a hammer drill Insert lead shields into the holes in the how to attach 4x4 posts to concrete Outside Decking Floor Use a 4x4 brackets and some good concrete anchors after you set anchors attach 4x4 to How to Fasten a 4X4 Post to a Concrete Slab 5 Steps eHow Post onto the post base and attach by nailing the side flanges to the support post How to Install Sturdy Fence Posts 2011 1 12 183 Dig the hole to be a little bit bigger than the fence post If you are going to surround the post in concrete or gravel leave a little extra room to fill it in Concrete usually requires a larger hole roughly 12 inches wide for a 4 215 4 post while gravel can be roughly 8 inches wide for a 4 215 4 post

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19 10 2010 nbsp 0183 32 Attaching posts to a cement patio can seem like a baffling job There s simply no way to attach them directly because wood won t join to cement You need something that will join the two of them together Even then you won t have a perfect strong fit If the posts are being used for a deck for instance at the corners they ll need to attach to a strong upper framework How to Fasten a 4X4 Post to a Concrete Slab 5 Steps eHow Galvanized steel brackets are commonly used to secure 4x4 wood posts to concrete slabs These brackets Use the appropriate fasteners when attaching wood posts to concrete slabs How to Install Fence Posts on a Concrete Sidewalk E Z Base™ E Z Mender™ E Z Spike™ Fence Products Attach the 01 04 2010 nbsp 0183 32 You would really need to notch the posts so that the post s length continues down vertically and lag them onto the sides of the concrete or the block wall using galanized concrete sleeve anchors and galvanized lags or bolts I would also suggest that you use the appropriate epoxy when installing the sleeves The thicker the wood the less embedment of the anchor and the more it will wobble this may be hard to picture but with a 4x4 the lever arm you have between the head of the fastener and the anchoring in the concrete is doubled You re not holding up a deck just a hand rail 2x4s are adequate 09 05 2020 nbsp 0183 32 How do you attach 4x4 to existing concrete Drill holes in the concrete of the right diameter for lead shields using a masonry bit in a hammer drill Insert lead shields into the holes in the concrete Use lag bolts or screws to attach the metal post bracket to the concrete Insert the wood post in the post bracket and screw or nail it in place

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This video shows how to install a galvanized post bases onto a concrete patio for installation of pergola posts 07 12 2011 nbsp 0183 32 Using a wrench key to drive screws Use 1 1 2 lag screws to secure the post into position Consequently the last step when anchoring a post to concrete is to drill pilot holes with a drill machinery through the holes in the post anchor Use a thin drill bit otherwise the lag screws won t secure properly the post Using a wrench key to drive screws Use 1 1 2 lag screws to secure the post into position Consequently the last step when anchoring a post to concrete is to drill pilot holes with a drill machinery through the holes in the post anchor Use a thin drill bit otherwise the lag screws won t secure properly the post How do you attach a 4x4 post to a concrete pier How to Attach Deck Post Bases to Concrete Footers Hold your drill plumb Use a drill with a hammer drill bit to install a concrete sleeve anchor into the center of the concrete footing Don t over tighten the bolt Install the Adjustable Post Base to the sleeve anchor and tighten the bolt to secure the attachment Place your foot 05 10 2014 nbsp 0183 32 Joined Nov 30 2011 183 37 438 Posts 3 183 Oct 4 2014 Any Simpson post base is going to flex if you try and just attach it on top of that concrete Far better to dig a hole next to it and set the post in concrete M