How to use Joist in a sentence
The deck support joists are then fixed to the ledger board using joist hangers.
The new timber should be taken the full length of the old joist even if there is only a slight bow in the middle.
His hat was then thrown on to a joist of the stand to the general merriment of the away fans.
The side roof trusses are supported at the bottom of the post member by joist hangers in the compartment wall.
The instructions on your deck plans will tell you exactly how far to place your joist apart.Advertisement
The first joist is fixed appropriate distance away from the wall edge then spacing timbers at 400mm centers.
In the case of a timber joist floor the floor joist floor the floor joists should be tied to the walls by means of steel ties.
Make sure you are anchoring your tracks to a stud or ceiling joist.
Always secure the brackets into a structural element like a stud or joist.
While you're at it, make sure that the box is securely fastened to the overhead joist or beam.Advertisement
Special boxes designed for use with ceiling fans are sturdier than standard boxes and will typically have a support bar or attach directly to a joist.