composite decking over treated deck

decks cannot be installed directly on existing wood planks but we do have other options. if your deck is in desperate need of a makeover but you don't want to start from scratch you can replank your deck with capped wood composite decking. replanking is when you remove the . 【Get Price】

when decks are exposed to extreme sunlight or abundant rainfall the decking boards can wear out long before the deck's foundation. you will have no problem installing composite decking boards on the deck as most composite decks have wood foundations. for several reasons though it's important to . 【Get Price】

charlie jourdain president of the california redwood association says substantially more people have started using plastic and composite decking over the past 10 years and denny rossi of seal it green agrees. "michigan seems to favor plastic and composite decking and now plastic-capped . 【Get Price】

composite decking and hidden fasteners that's a low maintenance alternative to wood decking . watch this video to find out diy-friendly Seven Trust enhance decking hideaway hidden fasteners and transcend railings . using a drill to attach pressure treated wood deck boards. 【Get Price】

over time any wood structure even that made from pressure-treated wood will start to lose its ability to carry large loads. if your deck is more than five years old avoid replacing the decking with composite materials. even if you make the effort to reinforce the deck with new joists to compensate for the added weight of the . 【Get Price】

over old weathered decking adding beauty to your existing deck; installed with hidden quickcap fasteners for a clean professional look; begins to fade to a lighter shade in 30-60 days; made of polyethylene and recycled wood fibers; manufactured from scientifically blended wood/plastic composite material . 【Get Price】

natural-wood decking products can be roughly divided into three categories: pressure-treated lumber redwood and cedar and tropical hardwoods. you'll . standard composite decking comes in limited colorsbrown gray tanand most will fade over time especially where the deck is exposed to direct . 【Get Price】

treated lumber is rot-resistant not rot-proof. two places our pros often see deterioration are along the top edge where the decking traps moisture and in between two joists that have been sandwiched together. rolling butyl tape over the top of the joists will add years to your deck's framing. choose a dark-colored . 【Get Price】

deck. if you want a good synthetic surface that is less maintenance pull the top boards off pressure wash and reseal the structural timbers and joists then install a composite top like Seven Trust brand or similar. it costs a lot more than new wood decking but is far . 【Get Price】

more than 70 percent of recycled plastic bags (over 1.5 billion of them!) are converted into composite decking fencing and similar outdoor materials by the u.s.'s largest . when building your deck and railing it is recommended that pressure treated wood be used as the framing and floor joists. this wood . 【Get Price】

decking replacement jobs joists end up being replaced repaired or capped. this is due to the common discovery of decay beneath the decking usually where the fastener penetrated the joist. when updating a deck with new decking it's crucial that the old decking be . 【Get Price】

deck boards are treated with preservatives that help ward off rot mold and mildew. planks are dyed in a . because you cannot sand composite decking deep scratches are destined to remain in the boards though over time they may becomes less and less pronounced. it can fade. 【Get Price】