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Patio #1: The main frame structure

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Blog entry by benihun posted 2247 days ago 1153 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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My father made the flooring of the patio at our house, and we decided to construct a roof for it.
This is what we have built so far: the main frame structure

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Thanks for reading and watching! I’m going to post more images as we get closer to finishing the project.



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Brad_Nailor

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#1 posted 2247 days ago

I would try and cut a piece of scrap and splice it in there…with some waterproof epoxy

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ThreeJs

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#2 posted 2247 days ago

Make a matching one of the other side, and call it a design feature.

-- David, Charlotte NC (http://beechcreeknaturals.etsy.com)

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#3 posted 2247 days ago

Cut a piece from the other side and put it in this side.

-- Jim

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benihun

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#4 posted 2247 days ago

That was my first thougt, David. :)

The piece of scrap is a good idea (too) but I think I can’t make a matching piece because the whole cutting was a bit rough…
Perhaps I will take the time to get it fine.

Thanks All!

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