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jun 13 2016 if your decking boards are wet/green (not dried out or seasoned) i'd skip the spacing process altogether because as the boards dry they'll 【Get Price】

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keep your decking covered with a tarp prior to installation to prevent bleaching in wet areas or over water additional clearance is recommended. to prevent moisture from absorbing into the underside of the decking boards. see figure 1.【Get Price】

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securely fasten the deck boards with long corrosion-resistant screws. . if you install a wet piece of lumber (like most treated decks) with its bark-side up it will 【Get Price】

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this guide outlines the method for installing a single level deck with a timber frame and to build your decking next to a house make sure it's 150mm below the damp then lay your deck boards from the opposite end; it is possible to build a 【Get Price】

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the guy my partner worked for would always gap the deck boards with a treated decks we run tight because the lumber is very wet.【Get Price】 wet and dry wood

most wood sold for deck building is considered wet and has a moisture content at your lumber yard or cross cutting a board and examining the interior wood.【Get Price】

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*nail heads stick up deck boards decay cup or twist and joints that once were . this situation means that deck boards installed wet are likely to warp the most 【Get Price】

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jun 16 2008 i just built on to my old deck with new (wet) treated wood. in laying the deck flooring i put the boards together with no space between the 【Get Price】

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aug 20 2006 i am building a deck and i have finished the frame. i wanted to start the decking today but it rained last night and the wood is wet. can i still build 【Get Price】

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wet-treated wood can have a moisture content (mc) greater than 30%. shrinking and swelling of any installed deck board can cause the deck fastener to 【Get Price】

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what mistakes are we likely to make when laying our new decking? if the boards are wet when you install them you can probably butt them 【Get Price】

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lumberock? decking is manufactured to withstand harsh wet exposure and lots of moisture cannot permeate the surface or interior of the board.【Get Price】

deck boards: tight or spaced? fine homebuilding breaktime

the guy i worked for would run deck boards tight claiming that after time they are all treated decks we run tight because the lumber is very wet. . these deck boards (2 x 6 cca southern yellow pine) were installed in 1992 【Get Price】

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this part of the deck project shows you how to install wood decking and deck for laying the remaining deck boards depends on whether they are wet or dry.【Get Price】

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sep 29 2017 did you fasten the wooden deck boards with nails or phillips-head on wood you want to install without a gap (wet treated pine and other soft 【Get Price】

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installing deck boards usually begins at the house wall and goes out toward the if the boards are wet when you install them you can probably butt them close 【Get Price】

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sep 5 2017 whether you hire a contractor or build your project yourself note: treated if heavy and wet separate boards no more than 1/16” as some 【Get Price】

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leave a gap between pressure treated deck boards when the wood is wet. whether to leave a danny talking about installing wood deck boards · how to install 【Get Price】

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nov 14 2013 plain-sawn boards have a cathedral-grain effect on their faces and a fairly when installing wet wood decking on decks that will get full sun 【Get Price】

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if the decking is installed wet as is often the for pressure treated material it is best to install the boards tight letting gaps form as the wood dries.【Get Price】