Would you call out the spacing between these boards? The underneath the boards are very . portion of a home inspection. This includes roofs, gutters, downspouts, decks, patios, windows, etc. . decking must be gapped, both end-to-end and width-to-width. Gapping is necessary to facilitate..
Were you thinking of composite decking? I saw that at Home Depot. Also read from the link Charles provided, think it's called "", but I also read that it gets HOT with direct sunlight. I read that concrete cracks. I'd be interested in your experience with concrete patio. How often and how difficult it is to repair..
I was always taught only slope a deck if it is going to have an impervious surface applied to it. Otherwise, all . I did tear down a res. deck once that was also built on a slope, it was concrete with indoor/outdoor carpet glued to it. . A slope is for concrete only, not a deck with typical wood/composite decking
Hello, I'm using composite decking (Choice-Dek) for a small deck and have a question about attaching trim facia board. Choice-Dek states, as just about all other composite decking manufacturers, that
To begin installation, start by squaring up the first piece of composite to the deck and attaching it to the underlying joists with composite decking screws (Image 1). Continue screwing down the decking making sure to allow for a 1/4" gap between each plank. Attach several rows and stagger the cut seams for structural and..
Jul 21, 2017 . Forum discussion: The design isn't quite finished yet, but the remaining changes should just be cosmetic. . I think being able to say "Composite Deck" may help with curb appeal, I could even see " Deck" helping slightly more based on name recognition, .. Pressed cement patios have gone way up
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