According to St. Paul carpenter Brian Campbell of Basswood Artisan Carpentry, piers should have sloped shoulders. The rationale for this is to prevent water from pooling up around the metal post base.View original post.
Tip to Keep Metal Post Bases from Rusting
WRAL.com welcomes your comments on this story. All comments are moderated prior to publication based on our posting guidelines. Please review them prior to posting and if your message is not approved.
This story is closed for comments. Comments on WRAL.com news stories are accepted and moderated between the hours of 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Monday through Friday.