LedgerLOK is a code-compliant deck ledger board to rim joist structural wood screw that can be attached with no predrilling. LedgerLOK replaces lag screws and through-bolts and the …
Occasionally, joist hanger nails can be used to support hangers carrying lighter loads. A single joist hanger supported by joist hanger nails can carry only 77% of its intended capacity. When it comes to double hangers, you are down to just 64% of the hanger's capacity if you use joist hanger nails to support the hanger.