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# How are semi-circle decks constructed?

 +1 vote! +6 you voted Answer by  champaign9497 (11977) Find the center drive a stake then take string line and stake out the rest of the deck in the shape you want.

 +1 vote! +6 you voted Answer by  Jsmiles (61) Any construction company will consult with you to create a deck in any shape that you might desire. It is common that they will bring you samples of materials that they might use to build your deck and a sketch of what your deck will look like.

 +1 vote! +5 you voted Answer by  LeheckaG (1826) For semi-circle decks: Wider (think 2 x 6", 8", 12", ... and NOT 2 x 4"s) exterior/outdoor/treated lumber are cut into "triangles" or "trapezoidal"-wedges. Fitting many-trapezoidal/triangle-wedges together gives the curved-shape.

 +1 vote! +5 you voted Answer by  sangee (135) Frame out a half circle in deck support posts and edge-on support members. Lay your decking in as close an approximation to the shape you want as you can. If you want side finishing beams, choose the amount of sides you want your deck to have, and divide 360 by two times this number

 +1 vote! +4 you voted Answer by  Liz59 (10966) Well semi circle decks need to be measured for circumference. You need to adjust brick post underneath and also you need to cut your wood in that circular fashion as well.

 +1 vote! +4 you voted Answer by  Srfingfreak (697) Frame out a half circle in deck support posts and edge-on support members. Lay your decking in as close an approximation to the shape you want as you can. If you want side finishing beams, choose the amount of sides you want your deck to have, and divide 360 by two times this number.

 +1 vote! +2 you voted Answer by  paulypup (3) pick the centre point of the circle use a nail and some string to create the arc on the wood then cut out with a jigsaw