Deck Framing Connection Guide - Tulalip Tribes Color Match Fasteners for Composite and PVC Decking . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 . deck, it may be preferable to retrofit it by applying hardware to existing framing . shown for clarity. Floor joist or blocking. 2" nominal deck ledger shown. (double 2" ledger similar). SDWS or SDWH wood screws. Band joist. Wood structural.
Rebuild An Old Deck With New Decking And Railings Family We used rough-sawn cedar for all of the exposed wood parts because its rough-hewn surface will hold stain for years. If your deck is framed with cedar or redwood, it's best to start over and reframe it with treated wood. Neither . Tip: Use plenty of screws if you decide to use composite or other plastic types of facia boards.
New materials in pool and spa decking - AQUA Magazine These include composite materials made of sawdust and plastic, cellular PVC and other innovative man-made concoctions. Beyond the environmental consideration, wood maintenance is very expensive and labor intensive over the life of the deck. "That made it ideal for retrofitting with VAST Composite Deck Pavers.