Perma-Column® precast deck posts install quickly and easily and last generations

Perma-Column® precast deck posts

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Precast deck posts install fast

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Close up of deck post installed in the ground

Perma-Column® precast deck posts take deck design and construction to the next level. When used in combination with a footing pad, our precast concrete deck posts eliminate the hassles of mixing concrete on site and make waiting for concrete trucks a thing of the past. By eliminating concrete pours, you can extend your deck-building season. Our deck posts install quickly and easily for a permanent deck post solution that provides peace of mind. They are ICC-ES-certified and guaranteed to last generations. Step up your deck game. Step up to the best.

Eliminate the hassles of pouring concrete

Stop waiting for the weather to cooperate. Stop waiting for the concrete to arrive, then waiting even longer to cure so you can build. Start your deck project off right with precast deck posts from Perma-Column®. Three times stronger than standard concrete, Perma-Column® precast deck posts are also faster to the finish. When used in combination with FootingPad®, you have a permanent foundation that can bear loads immediately.

Certified excellence

Build with confidence using precast concrete deck posts that meet international building standards. The International Code Council Evaluation Service evaluated Perma-Column® precast deck posts and certified they are compliant with the 2018 and 2015 International Building Code® (IBC) and the 2018 and 2015 International Residential Code® (IRC). This recognition means:

Quicker permits and approvals for builders
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Builders and inspectors know our products are code-compliant
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Engineered for speed

Building a profitable deck business is all about quality and speed. Perma-Column® precast deck posts eliminate the hassles and delays of concrete. They elevate wood out of the ground via a U-shaped steel bracket that is robotically welded to steel reinforcement that runs the entire length of the column.

  • Key design features
  • 3x stronger than standard concrete
  • 10,000 PSI precast concrete + 60,000 PSI rebar
  • Powder-coated ⅛-inch steel bracket
The green alternative

Perma-Column® precast concrete deck posts are an environmentally friendly solution. They contain 100 percent recycled materials and no toxic chemicals. They keep treated wood out of the ground, preventing harmful chemicals from leaching into the surrounding soil. Their lifetime service life maximizes use of resources.

Available products
Precast deck posts

Perma-Column® precast deck posts are the preferred alternative to cast-in-place concrete piers and embedded wood posts for the small structures market.

Deck post in ground

The hardware and accessories needed to install Perma-Column® precast deck posts can be purchased individually or in kits.

Deck kits and accessores
Uplift anchors

Uplift anchor kits are bolted onto the existing precast pipe at the base of a Perma-Column® precast concrete deck post.

Uplift anchors
Column extenders

Perma-Column® column extenders provide deeper deck post embedment.

Column extendors on deck post
Learn the benefits of ICC-ES certification
Accelerate construction timelines and build with confidence

ICC-certification for the entire line of Perma-Column® products enables quicker permitting and approvals for post-frame, pole-barn and deck-building projects.

Build better. Build stronger. Build to last.