Don’t know if you realize, but there are a lot of other issues that need to be called out on this build.
Tell us what you noted and we can help you from there.
From what I remember:
1: Ledger board and lag bolts. Flashing.
2: Deck Joists require sway bracing.
3: Columns securely fastened at the top and bloom.
4: Guard rail not climbable above 13′-9″ adjacent level in Canada.
Thanks, I was just wondering if the fact that the deck is attached on two sides changes anything.
It needs further evaluation and repairs for safety. Or just don’t use it
It doesn’t change the fact that it is improperly built and needs to be repaired to meet the safety standards of deck building for safety of the occupants.
Thanks for everyone’s input. I did not think so, but wanted to make sure. Its part of a development and is not the only one.