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Deck Board Spacing for Composite Decking |
Proper side-to-side board spacing allows for air, water, and debris to flow around the decking, leading to a long-lasting, low-maintenance deck. For AZEK® Decking it’s recommended to have a minimum 1/8” to 1/4” side-to-side gap between deck boards.
Deck Joist Spacing & Blocking: Proper Techniques |
Deck joist spacing should never exceed 16” on center (with the exception of MAX deck boards, which allow for maximum 24" on center). For a more rigid feel, 12” or less may be preferred. If adding additional framing, be sure to keep all boards level and in plane across the tops.
Proper Deck Board Spacing - TimberTown
Tools and Tips for Proper Deck Board Spacing Dry vs. Wet Wood – If your wood is damp during installation place the boards closer together since they’ll shrink once they dry. If wood is completely dry when you nail or screw it down it’s likely to stay that way.
The Importance of Deck Board Spacing - Nova Products Inc.
When installing new air-dried decking the proper gap ranges from 1/8 inch (3.5 mm) - 1/4 inch (6.5mm) depending on the environment. If you are installing air-dried decking during a rainy or humid season you may want to place the boards with a 1/8 inch (3.5mm) gap.
Deck Stair Stringer Layout & Spacing | Decks.com by
Deck Stair Stringers Spacing The load supporting requirements for stair treads are more severe than for the rest of the deck because the force exerted by a person walking downstairs is a more intense blow to the surface than a standard stride across a level surface.
UltraDeck - Midwest Manufacturing
post spacing is 6' to the center of each post. Do not notch 31/2x31/2 railing posts. Step 2: Use blocking that is the same size and dimension as the joist members to reinforce the side of the 31/2x31/2 post opposite the rim joist. Step 3: Use three 3" quality deck screws for attaching each end of blocking to joist.
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Hidden Deck Fasteners | Composite Deck Hardware | Fiberon
Also available in buckets of 900 (500 sq. ft. of coverage) for 16 in. on-center installations. Works with: Fiberon WPCGuard Hidden Fasteners work with Fiberon WPCGuard Decking, Symmetry, Horizon, ProTect Advantage, Sanctuary, and Good Life Decking.