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Why Deck Posts Should Not Be Set in Concrete! the left shows a post set in a bracket mounted to the top of a footer. The right shows a post that has concrete poured around it, which can lead to a crack. When concrete is poured around a deck post the post will rot due to moisture buildup by the soil. Concrete tends to absorb moisture and wood expands when it gets wet, so these two combined will result in the wood breaking the concrete. setting the post on top of footing for a solid foundation

Why Deck Posts Should Not Be Set in Concrete! the left shows a post set in a bracket mounted to the top of a footer. The right shows a post that has concrete poured around it, which can lead to a crack. When concrete is poured around a deck post the post will rot due to moisture buildup by the soil. Concrete tends to absorb moisture and wood expands when it gets wet, so these two combined will result in the wood breaking the concrete. setting the post on top of footing for a solid foundation