May , As you may remember, the crew planned the joist spacing at oc since they were installing a manufactured composite decking surface All decking (composite and traditional) will expand and contract with changes in weather, and it s important to adequately space each board to provide that
May , A composite waterproofing system composed of successive applications of moisture curing, solvent free, asphalt modified, silyl terminated polyether, in a cold process built up roofing system, adhering modified bitumen roofing sheets, or fleece backed single ply roof membranes to roof decks and or rigid
Deck completed June Never believe anything you see on the internet Below is a cunning picture of my completely stripped deck Well not actually, the cold southern weather followed me north for a miserable cold weekend back in Wellington My glue took forever to go off, so I didn t lay down as many strips as I
I m impressed on how your deck turned out but I have a question on how it looks after a winter season We live in Edmonton, Alberta Canada and have extreme seasons Last year I replaced my deck boards with untreated x s and left it over the winter to season the wood so to speak I ve read reviews on Behr deck over
Oct , A composite load bearing building block adapted be joined in edge to edge relation with a corresponding block to form a wall, roof or floor, said block The fiberglass reinforced cement on the surface of each block provides weather resistance and increased structural strength which in combination with
Composite is almost maintenance free, and the maintenance Rust Oleum recommends for Deck Restore sounds similar mild cleaner, brush and water They do state that diluted bleach I just heard back from my friend that used Restore last summer and she said it survived their winter quite well They don t get allot of ice
Jul , Since winter is coming (don t laugh, we have embarrassingly short summers!), Mrs Frugalwoods and I are trying to knock out a few needed projects on the exterior of the ol There are special trim screws for this, but we found the same thing for less marketed as decking screws for composite decks.
She writes, When buying our house two summers ago, my husband and I could not have imagined how cold it gets in the winter There are drafts everywhere While we have had building your deck anew, here s make it safe And, if your plans are similar to Everflash s, we can show you how to install composite decking.