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Posted by: from Penticton
7/16/2012 at 9:16:08 PM

I have a second floor deck that is 10x15. Two of the 6x6 posts are rotten and one is entirely missing.

What would I be looking at in regards to an estimate for having this fixed?

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Date/Time7/16/2012 at 10:14:10 PM

In most cases, once the posts are rotten it's time to replace the deck. You wouldn't want to replace the posts when what's sitting on the posts is gonna have to be replaced in a couple years. However if you were just to replace the posts it could cost up to $1500 but I wouldn't say any less than $800, it depends on the situation.

Hope this helps,

Johnny - NewFound Helping Hand Ltd., Ottawa

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Gerardo from Luxur Painting in Ajax
Date/Time7/16/2012 at 10:26:45 PM

The best would be to change all of them but if the other posts are ok you can save some money on replacing just the damage one and painting all of them with the new restore paint, so you will be looking to $600.

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Date/Time7/16/2012 at 10:36:54 PM

$9.50 sq ft insulated for deck and $39 a linear ft for post.

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McInnis Contracting in Belleville
Date/Time7/25/2012 at 10:59:57 PM

I would have to see this deck personally, but in my opinion if it is only the posts that are damaged/missing that you are looking at repairing on a second floor, it would be in between 400-500 dollars for repair including labour.

McInnis Contracting

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