Deck Load Calculator
Dead Load = 10
Live Load = 40
Deck Load =
Calculates overall load on a deck.
-Length: Length of the deck.
-Width: Width of the deck.
-Dead Load: Weight of the structure itself per square foot. Default is set to minimum specified in the 2009 IRC.
-Live Load Expected maximum load of people and accessories to be placed on the deck, per square foot.
-Deck Load: Total weight expected to be supported in pounds.
Calculate the total deck load where the deck is 20ft by 14ft. Use minimums established by code for dead and live load.
-Dead Load: 10.00 psf
-Live Load: 40.00 psf
The maximum load expected is 14,000 pounds.