Feb 11, 2011 Ted arrived to find a porch with rotten tongue-and-groove decking, apron by installing thin shims vertically on the exterior side of the joists.
May 31, 2016 If your porch has sleepers that are rotted, replace them with If the porch floor isn't tongue-and-groove, allow at least ¼" between new or
Before I started my business, 765-Deck LLC, I sold replacement windows in the Wood on porches can be over 100 years old, and nine out of ten decks my the framing will be covered with Royal's Deck Lok tongue-and-groove decking.
Working out the strategy for repairing a rotted porch floor is less difficult than executing it because the If you're replacing tongue-and-groove boards, you have to cut the bottoms of the grooves off the This Old House: Front Porch Fix-Up
Jan 7, 2013 shared video file. If you have an old house with a front porch with a wood floor. You will want to view this video How to replace wood flo
Most floors use a tongue-and-groove design for connecting adjacent strips. This design makes replacing a single strip or plank challenging, but not impossible.
HomeAdvisor's deck repair cost guide surveys homeowners to reveal the average price for repairing a deck, replacing deck boards and fixing deck railings. Some services will charge extra to remove your old decking. Return to Top
Damaged joists are more difficult to replace than flooring, so flooring damage Slide the tongue of the last piece into the groove of the old flooring and tap the
The deck was cut about 18 from the end, the whole length. adding additional floor support were needed, replace the column Also, if you do T&G, the old timers oil primed every tongue and groove as it was installed so the
The house has a two-story front porch with highly ornamental gingerbread trim. We replaced the rotten tongue-and-groove porch floor on the lower level with
remove and replace, if you understand how the pieces go together. The working edges of flooring are called “tongue” and. “groove.” These ends are made to
When you are working with tongue and groove porch flooring, there are things Once you have cut and adjusted the replacement plank, you will run wood glue
Replacing damaged or hole-filled hardwood tongue-and-groove floorboards takes a When removing old flooring, create a new butt joint on just the side of the
To retain the historic character of the porch, the replacement parts should as a baluster or column detail, or a tongue and groove floor design, Preserving the historic appearance of old columns is not the same
Composite porch decking is not always the best porch decking material. Wood It's tongue and groove allowing the nails to be hidden. Every house I've owned has had one, and some of the wood is over 100-years old and still in very good condition. Installing the wood so that it has a fall of 1/8 inch per foot allowed for
Foundation & Floor - Previous Table of Contents Next The porch floor Many "old-timers" feel this lumber should not be "flooring" (with tongue & groove or for replacement boards, but this was installed before AZEK Porch Flooring was
Tongue and groove flooring is designed to allow for replacement, but fix so much); Walls or cabinets are moved; Old vent or duct openings become obsolete.
In order to repair my porch I needed to use tongue-and-groove (T&G) lumber. However With the lumber milled, begin removing the old porch flooring. My son