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Issues With Composite Decking Home Guides SF Gate. Composite decking boards look like wood but they're made mostly of plastic although they have enough wood fiber to give them woodlike properties. Some of these properties aren't desirable such as the propensity to swell in wet weather. Get-Prices【Get Price】

7 Common Decking Problems and Solutions

Whether you’ve gone for cheap decking or something sturdier and longer-lasting blackening is a risk especially after a long wet winter. When fungus meets wet wood the tannin in the timber reacts and forms a horrible black stain. It’s a sign you’re heading for rotten decking something you really need to stop in its tracks before it damages the timber beyond repair.【Get Price】

Composite Decking Slippery When Wet but Two Notable.

Water naturally runs off composite decking. This is why many manufacturers only require 1/16″ (1.6mm) slope over a foot (0.3m) or less. But decks in rainy climates or beside a pool. Increasing the slope of the deck will improve runoff.【Get Price】


Select Decking the TigerClaw pneumatic gun is a terrific option that allows for quicker install time. Router Bit: decking routs to give extremely crisp edges when using the Router Bit with standard router and can be use with all Hideaway Hidden Fasteners.【Get Price】

How to Create a Waterproof Deck - Protect

High-quality Protect guards against costly future water damage — at a low cost. For an average size deck measuring 12′ x 24′ five rolls of Protect Joist Tape and one roll of Protect Beam Tape will be all you need. So for less than a $100 investment the deck substructure can last as long as the decking material it supports.【Get Price】

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