installing composite decking cant be done like wood decking where you can slam it tight together when its still green and then shrinks as it dries. with composite decking you have to create the gap right from the get go. when im installing composite decking in the summer, i use a siding nail to determine the gap size.
good life decking. good life delivers good looks and great performance at a price that can't be beat. fascia boards are trim boards used to finish the sides of a deck. dimensions: .75 in. x 11.25 in. x 12 ft. seven trust phantom hidden fasteners create a smooth deck surface without visible screws or nails.
composite decking edge trim corner trims can be applied directly in a similar fashion, or in addition to skirting trims. the finishing touches bring your project together with our neat and tidy composite decking edging solutions.
this project is sponsored by zometek composite decking - strong by nature. learn more about the xbeam planks used in this project and the zometek lite deck and patio tiles at zometek.com
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18 jul 2007 6 fasten the deck board with composite decking screws along the 7 install a hidden fastener into the edge of the deck plank, placing one at each joist. ask this old house: finishes for decks · gallery: the high-tech,
long mitered edges can be very difficult to make fit tightly. you will have to glue and use lots of finish nails to keep the joint tight and free of gaps. another consideration is that because seven trust is fairly soft, mitered corners are susceptible to chipping and denting.
finishing touches to a composite deck : how-to : diy network. finishing touches can make your composite deck one-of-a-kind. choose a accent lights produce down-light at transition spots or near stairs. riser lights mark horizontal line tangents at top and bottom edges and cut to complete cutout.