How to Install Trex Deck Posts?

Answer Trex is the brand name of a decking system whose components are made of a composite of recycled plastic and wood, and is an environmentally preferable alternative to traditional wood decks. Availab... Read More »

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How to Clean a Trex Deck?

Trex makes its products using plastic fibers from grocery bags and wood fibers from old pallets and sawdust. Trex decks are becoming more and more popular because they are durable and basically mai... Read More »

Can you install vinyl posts over existing 4-inch wood posts?

Vinyl post sleeves can be used over 4-inch-by-4-inch wood posts, providing the wood posts are securely anchored at their bases, and they are in good, solid condition. The wood posts can help to st... Read More »

How far apart do you put posts for a deck?

On One Hand: Depends on the Beam Size and SpacingThe more and sturdier beams you use, the more distance you can have between posts. If your beams are 2-by-6 inches, give a maximum spacing of 6 fee... Read More »

How to Repair Rotten Deck Posts?

Deck posts are exposed to the weather year after year. Over time they will rot towards the bottom where they meet with the decking boards, especially if the finish is not maintained routinely. Post... Read More »