how to build a deck with composite material

2 - Composite Deck building - Parallel installation - YouTube

Mar 25, 2011 Northern Composite Products use a hidden fastener system called the slide & go fasteners which provides a screw free deck surface. The composite material manufactured by NCP is long lasting, durable and environmentally friendly. For more information, go to

DIY Composite Deck Installation Today's Homeowner

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. The composite material they're using is called Enhance, and it's designed specifically for DIYers.

1 - Composite Deck Building - Substructure - YouTube

Mar 25, 2011 How to build the structure of a composite deck. It uses regular pressure treated wood as composite is not a structural material. You must conform to local building codes but a 12" joist spacing is necessary to support the composite decking. Putting a little extra into the structure would be a wise decision.

How To Build a Composite Deck how-tos DIY

Install the Decking. When all your joists are in (Image 1), you can begin your decking. Composite decking is a great low-maintenance material (Image 2). Secure the first plank with screws. Special fasteners called Tiger Claws secure the remaining planks (Image 3). These are hidden under the planks. Tap the planks into

Building a Composite Deck HowStuffWorks

While the materials for a composite deck are more expensive than most wood, installation costs are fairly comparable. The same foundation of pressure-treated wood is used for both wood and composite decks, but there are several differences between the way wood and composite decking is gapped and supported.