​VINTAGE HOME IMPROVEMENTS, LLC.
 ​                     Bathroom Renovations & Kitchen ​Remodels
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                                              Experts for Over 35 Years 
     
       BBB ACCREDITED A+ RATING

    732-297-9009
 
                             


Expert designers help turn your visions into reality...
Building Dreams
Expert Contractors turn your Dreams into reality
Since 1978
  1. Bathroom Design Specialists
    Bathroom Design Specialists
    We can Design and Install a Grande Bathroom for any Area in your House. With Specialized Install and Fixtures to meet all your needs.
  2. Kitchen Design Specialists
    Kitchen Design Specialists
    We can Design and Install Your Dream Kitchen to fit your cooking needs. Or even expand the size into another area with all the necessities.
  3. Deck Design Specialists
    Deck Design Specialists
    Expand your backyard with a specialized Deck for Parties or just to Relax and Enjoy. We Install all Decking and Railing Products to get the best Look to fit Your House.
Custom Design
Expert designers help turn your vision into reality.

Deck Installation

Every Month Vintage Home Improvements LLC.. will show homeowners the Basic steps of a Project In Process:

​BIULDING A SECOND STORY DECK...
  1. Installing Sill Plate
    Installing Sill Plate
    On this project with a 12 ft. projection we are attaching a treated 2" x 8" 25 ft. wide sill plate, aluminum flashing is installed under the sill plate. Then 1/2'' lag bolts are screwed into the house plate.
  2. Dig Footings
    Dig Footings
    By code a second story deck needs 6x6" wood posts to hold up the beam deck and the weight of people and weather (snow & ice).
  3. Layout Framing
    Layout Framing
    The footing are spaced out evenly to take the support of the front of deck. They are always dug 3 ft. deep (because of frost) and 16'' round to support 6''x 6" posts.
  4. Pour Concrete
    Pour Concrete
    2 yards of concrete is delivered, loaded into wheel barrels Then they are rolled to the holes, poured in, floated evenly, then a 1/2" bolt is installed in wet concrete for any horizontal movement.
  1. Posts and Framing
    Posts and Framing
    Once posts are leveled with a builders level, cut, plumed and secure the main beam is installed on top of posts and bracketed.
  2. Footings
    Footings
    After the footing are dry post shoes are bolted to the anchor bolts in center of footings.
  3. Beams
    Beams
    Posts are placed in locations to plan specs and tied into ground to secure.
  4. Beams and Joists
    Beams and Joists
    Once framing joists are installed, Joist hangers are mounted and nailed to the main plate.
  1. Comp. Flooring
    Comp. Flooring
    Joist framing is designed with bridging for the two color composite flooring around perimeter
  2. Platform
    Platform
    After height of each riser is figured then the top set of steps are installed, platform is built and lower staircase is designed.
  3. Finish Framing
    Finish Framing
    After the four sets of stair treads are cut and installed we are ready for decking and railings. After all the framing is finished the township building department is called for inspection.
  4. Staircase
    Staircase
    A second story 4ft wide staircase with a platform is designed and installed with the same framing and footings as the deck.
  1. Decking
    Decking
    With all the framing finished we screw down the composite decking 1" x 6". With a spacing bar of 1/4".
  2. Railings
    Railings
    All 4' x 4" treated posts are attached to the rim joist, placed out for 6ft or 8ft vinyl rail system. A vinyl sleeve is slip over post and the brackets for the railings are screwed on. Township construction code is a handrail height of 36 inches.
  3. Stair rails
    Stair rails
    With a code spacing of less than 4" baluster installed into a top and bottom stair rail .
  4. Finished
    Finished
    After all the construction is finished we call the township with your permit number for a final inspection.
EMERGENCY REPAIR SPECIALIST
​Vintage H.I. LLC. will Repair or Replace any Damage caused by:

MOTHER NATURE or FATHER TIME
​MOTHER NATURE can appear as Rain, Wind, Snow or Fire Damage and it can happen to any house at any time.  Vintage Home Imp. LLC. will help guide you through the entire project from permit applications to design with samples, and step by step job descriptions throughout the complete project  until you are completely satisfied.
                                                     Referalls are Proudly supplied.

​CHANGE THE ENTIRE LOOK OF ANY ROOM
WITH A LITTLE TILE HERE AND A LITTLE PAINT THERE...
  1. Basement and Entertainment Rooms
    Basement and Entertainment Rooms
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  2. Create a New Extension to your Life
    Create a New Extension to your Life
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Our Services
We offer custom design and will turn your vision into reality.