Then, install new Enhance composite deck boards. Try using hidden fasteners like the Hideaway system for a smooth surface. These clips tuck into the groove on the side of each board and are screwed down to the joists—holding that board, and the next one, securely in place. This railing system, called
If so, you can simply remodel it with new decking, rails and stairs, and save tons of money over the cost of a complete rebuild. We'll show you how to replace old decking with low-maintenance composite materials and build a new “floating” landing at yard level that expands the deck in an attractive, practical way.
Nov 18, 2016 Watch this video to see how to install composite decking with hidden fasteners using standard tools. Once we had removed the old wood deck boards, we installed Enhance composite decking. Enhance composite Then the groove of the next board slides over the other side of the clip. So both
Proper spacing will allow some movement without buckling. Some composite decking materials are designed to be installed with hidden fasteners. These clip systems generally are screwed into to the deck frame across each joist and fit tightly into a cavity running down the side of the boards. We recommend using reverse
Once all the posts are secured you can install the decking. For a cleaner look, use hidden deck clips and grooved composite boards. If you deck will have parting boards running down the middle, install decking on either side of the bracing you installed to support them. You'll trim the decking before installing the parting
Oct 4, 2016 Joist span requirements for deck planks are available in our Installation and Maintenance Guide. The thickness of However, although replacing old individual wood deck boards with composite can be done – it may be tough to get the look you want, as trying to match the boards will be tricky.
Resurfacing your deck with ? is easy to do, and the results are easy to love. If the boards on your existing deck are looking a bit worn - and the foundation and deck framing system are sound - you can simply replace the walking surfaces and deck railings with decking and railing. It's an ideal way to save time and