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14 years14 yearsedy80yedy80y posted:
Pergola Wobble

Dude - Please - you are helping me. I'd rather do it right the first time (in my case, the second time).

14 years14 yearsedy80yedy80y posted:
Pergola Wobble

OK - I have decided that i will saw off the profiled ends, after all, the gutter is going to hide it anyways.
I got 2 of 90x45 and 2 of…

14 years14 yearsedy80yedy80y posted:
Pergola Wobble

Ok - Heres a thought - How about if i use a 90x45 for the top, sitting 90mm away from the wall and triple griped into the rafters, that way…

Pergola Wobble
14 years14 yearsedy80yedy80y posted:
Pergola Wobble

Ok - Heres the deal with the roof.
I spoke with the local roof guy and he suggested the following.
For trimdek profile im gonna put a 100mm batten against the wall,…

14 years14 yearsedy80yedy80y posted:
Pergola Wobble

Finally a decent weekend with hopefully a decent week to follow.
I finally redid the footings. I hope you approve this time..
I added an extra bolt to the top of…

14 years14 yearsedy80yedy80y posted:
Pergola Wobble

Hey Duke.
Still havent done anything yet regarding the posts. I've been away and the rain isnt helping either.
As soon as the weather clears i will be adding the…

14 years14 yearsedy80yedy80y posted:
Pergola Wobble

The rafters are about 3m long and ~53cm apart.
I hope Greca works out because thats my favourite, but im happy to settle with trimdeck if i have to!

14 years14 yearsedy80yedy80y posted:
Pergola Wobble

Ok Kewl,
Now with the battens, if i get 70x35 how far apart should they be??
You also mentioned something about different pitch for different types of roofing, can you advise which…

14 years14 yearsedy80yedy80y posted:
Pergola Wobble

Excellent, thanks for that photo.
One more question. If you see in my photo of the footing that i currently have, the post sits sort of in the middle of…

14 years14 yearsedy80yedy80y posted:
Pergola Wobble

Hi Duke,
Im definitely not putting a roof on until i fix the footings.
I will take your advise and use the same design post anchor but at 300mm length.
I left my…

14 years14 yearsedy80yedy80y posted:
Pergola Wobble

My rafters are approx 2' pitch. depending on the type of roofing i will probably double up the batten along the back wall to increase the pitch.

14 years14 yearsedy80yedy80y posted:
Pergola Wobble

Ok,
The bracing i have already done but it wasnt in the picture.
I will add 2 more bolts.
Repouring of the footings will be my last resort. If i do go…

14 years14 yearsedy80yedy80y posted:
concrete on concrete

Hi,
Is it possible to add concrete to existing concrete.
I have a pergola that has 2 of its posts sitting on stirrups that are bolted to 300x300x300mm of concrete. The…

concrete on concrete
14 years14 yearsedy80yedy80y posted:
Pergola Wobble

Hi All,
I have just recently built a pergola (image attached). Basically its a ledger beam dyna-bolted to the back wall, 7 rafters butted up to the beam and sitting…

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