Apr , My materials list calls for sheets of x, so I m looking at an additional cost of about if I use good plywood Re How to make painted OSB use OSB for sheathing or roof decking, period I guess wee need to specify composite board) I would argue most strenuously They are not the same
May , Green Depot responded, said he spoke to the installer (Marble Works) and that they would be calling me to schedule an appointment I love the Tongue and Groove composite lumber for zero maintenance and long life, BUT it s super heavy, super expensive It should have been
Dec , The fasteners, typically the cheapest and smallest product on the material list, are often an afterthought Yet fastener selection Each brand comes with specific requirements for the types of allowable fasteners, and how and where composite planks can be screwed, so be sure to follow recommendations.
The latter, known under the brand name Accoya is finding increasingly widespread recognition as a gold standard in the art A wood product selected from the group consisting of doors, windows, decking, cladding (siding), outdoor furniture, and boat decking, wherein the wood is acetylated wood according to claim .
Topping the list are improvements that reduce energy use or maintenancean Energy Star picture window to replace a pair of drafty double hungs, To warm up the existing cold concrete slab, the homeowners laid red stained mahogany decking on top and tacked simple white fascia boards to the front and sides, giving
Both about composite decks in general and about the ChoiceDek brand (also sold as MoistureShield) specifically Where do I begin They will give you an estimate, as well as a list of installers they recommend which could be helpful since composite decking is so different from pressure treated decking I ve learned
Oct , Know what buyers want and, if the home you ve listed has any of those features, hit them hard in your listing description Any unique amenities a gourmet kitchen, hardwood floors, oversized yards and garages are worth highlighting Brand names, such as Bosch, Sub Zero, Wolf and Viking, should be
Aug , Make a list and start tackling these tasks to do for Fall cleaning your outdoor spaces Fall cleaning your outdoor spaces Now, when I started creating this list, I wanted to share some tips on the most forgotten tasks for Fall cleaning We replaced our deck several years ago with composite decking.
Jun , If you haven t seen them, here s a list of the articles x () pressure treated x () lag screws () washers Paver base () solid concrete blocks Galvanized screws deck boards Concrete screws We cut the deck boards to length, predrilled holes and screwed the boards to the stringers.
Most composite decks actually begin with a structural framework of wood, so instillation is not that different from traditional wood decks For do it yourself work, that Danny Lipford We are a third of the way up our list of home improvement projects that can return the most value to your home Right now, major bathroom
Oct , Some construction notes I love the Tongue and Groove composite lumber for zero maintenance and long life, BUT it s super heavy, super expensive It should have been I moved on to the Master Bedroom Fireplace to knock that off the list For the Master BR Fireplace, we picked up a sweeeeet