We'll focus on composite deck boards in this article, but much of this For example, tongue-and-groove systems eliminate gaps and allow you to hide the
Deck board and framing member spacing: Details of Deck & Porch Construction, how This stage, built with 5/4 tongue and groove flooring, has no between-board of building & environmental inspection, testing, diagnosis, repair, & problem
Apr 7, 2014 Another option comes in the form of tongue and groove decking. Material options – Tongue and groove boards are available in a number of
Mar 27, 2015 Watch this video to find out how to remove a rotten wood porch floor, and The trick to installing a tongue and groove porch floor is getting the
Available in pre-grooved and tongue-and-groove boards for easier installation. . Pressure treated decks may need replacing in 15 years; tropical hardwoods
Jan 7, 2013 If you have an old house with a front porch with a wood floor. You will Could I replace just the center section with new tongue and groove?
Be sure to purchase tongue and groove deck boards that match the damaged ones that you are replacing. If necessary, purchase an entirely new set of tongue
Tongue and groove is a technique used to secure lumber, on floors, outside If the porch or other floor or the siding is rotted, that may give you a starting point. way until you have removed all damaged boards or all that you want to replace.
Feb 11, 2011 Ted arrived to find a porch with rotten tongue-and-groove decking, or groove on the termination side flush, and attaches the three-board
Deckorators Porch Flooring. The technology inside each board allows the flooring to be lightweight, but with a fiber-like structure Available in tongue-and-groove and solid edge for versatile, easy installation, these lightweight, warranty: 25-year Structural, 25-year Stain & Fade and 25-year Removal & Replacement
Porch floors have more of a tendency to rot than decks because the If you're replacing tongue-and-groove boards, you have to cut the bottoms of the grooves
Home repair expert Henry Harrison shows a homeowner how to patch a bad Patch Rotted Porch Slats repair kit with two-part wood filler and hardener caulk
Mar 14, 2018 Here are the best ways to make your covered porch feel like another room of the there have been plenty of covered porches to update and repair. One porch I worked on was floored with cedar tongue and groove boards.
If the wood on your porch landing feels spongy, or if a few of the flooring boards have rotted damage the tongue or groove of the sound board next to it.
Mar 24, 2017 Wood decking is the overwhelming choice for homeowners. If you're hiring a pro, note that the cost of labor—either to build a new deck or to replace worn . snaps together, much the way tongue-and-groove flooring does.
I decided to replace the entire side of porch flooring with the exception of a In order to repair my porch I needed to use tongue-and-groove (T&G) lumber.