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DIY Composite Deck Installation Today's Homeowner

Nov 18, 2016 Composite decking is a low maintenance alternate to wood. Watch this video to see how to install composite decking with hidden fasteners using standard tools. 【Get Price】

Putting Down Composite Decking Home Guides SF Gate

Although it resembles wood and even contains wood chips and fibers, composite decking is made mostly of plastic -- often recycled from other consumer products. Installing Hidden fastener systems allow you to attach composite boards securely to the joists with no nail or screw heads to mar their appearance. They are 【Get Price】

Working with & Composite Decking - HomeTips

Apr 6, 2016 Expert advice on how to install and work with TREX and other composite decking materials, how to cut and fasten TREX, and framing for composite decking. For families with young children, these synthetic boards have the additional advantage of being splinter-free. With others, it's best to simply view 【Get Price】

How to Install Composite Decking This Old House

13. At outer end of deck, notch the decking, as necessary, to fit around the railing posts. 14. To install last plank, used end nippers to remove the spikes from one side of hidden fasteners. 15. Install last plank with composite decking screws. 16. Snap chalk line across deck boards. 17. Screw a straight-edged board to deck to 【Get Price】

Decks.com. Installing Composite Decking

In this case we are staggering the butt joints every 4'. We added double 2x10 joists to support the seams. An alternative is to use a division board and create 2 decking fields. Leveling the double joists. Make sure you level both joists to the same height and fasten with 4 screws every 12" to support the composite butt joints. 【Get Price】

How to Build a Deck: Composite Decking and Railings - Lowe's

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 【Get Price】

How to install your Composite Decking WPC Decking

Having taken delivery of your composite decking boards, we recommend you allow them a day to adjust to your local temperature and conditions before starting work. We do not recommend installing your deck in cold weather. Your composite decking boards can be worked with normal woodworking tools. We recommend 【Get Price】

Arbordeck: Transcend Composite Decking - How To Install

Jan 28, 2014 If you choose grooved Transcend for your deck, you have the option of using the exclusive Secret Fix System. The fasteners clip between each board for a 【Get Price】