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#1 posted 08-02-2011 07:51 AM

Hugh, your beams should run from the house to the outside edge of the deck. Joist should run parallel to the house. This will allow for the deck boards to be shorter, no butt joints in the deck boards and improves drainage from the house and off the deck boards.

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