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i would like to use composite for the deck boards (which i believe should be ... to get a good look at the surface were the joists and deck boards meet. .... i don't plan to change the joist spacing, so i'd be working with 16"oc.【Get Price】

widht of gap? - internachi inspection forum

would you call out the spacing between these boards? ... joists: the joists for the deck's foundation are best at 12" on center even...【Get Price】

composite decking - canadian woodworking and home improvement forum

5/4 deck boards can take 16 inch spacing. ... given the cost of the pvc and composite decking, you want to minimize waste. hence my .... to the op; that's another really good point to factor in: perimeter treatment.【Get Price】

composite decking - winnipesaukee forum

feb 22, 2017 ... composite decking home, cottage or land maintenance. ... mentioned and some of them are designed to span longer joist spacing distances. ..... obviouslly comes well recommended by this forum, but is it much more...【Get Price】

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apr 5, 2018 ... drawing on a piece of paper each board. ... definitely not necessarily the best way, but at the time, it was the easiest way for me. ... the only thing i would do is if you went with composite decking to space your joists no more...【Get Price】

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i also would like recommendations on the best hidden fasteners for the .... explanation: floor board then 1/8 inch gap then the next floor board ... with composite and pvc decking we have to be more careful before we start...【Get Price】

framing and decking forum - decksgo

welcome to the framing and decking forum at decksgo. ask or ... i wanted to use steel bar joist and steel i beams to form the frame then apply composite … cedar decking spacing between boards. i'm about to ... what is the best … deck...【Get Price】

minimum spacing - community forums

jun 11, 2017 ... fasteners require 1/4 gap, which is fine for a deck but not my desired look on ... with the gaps, lateral and end, recommended by the manufacturer. ... i have seen decks here in nc laid with the boards touching and i have...【Get Price】

composite decking on 24 inch joist spacing? - building ...

the joists are spaced 24 on center and i would like to get. ... and desire to use composite decking to replace the wood floor while preserving the ... even with the best style available, am i still risking flexing issues in the future?【Get Price】

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forum topic by jasoncarpentry, posted 11-18-2016 05:12 pm, 1557 views .... jasoncarpentry – the decking materials (deck boards, trim .... its basically a jig that positions the board with the recommended gap and installs...【Get Price】