How to Repair Deck Boards?

Answer Maintaining your deck is important for the safety of family and guests. Deck boards weather over time and can begin to degrade if the finish wears. Small areas of rotten deck boards can be repaired... Read More »

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How to Space Deck Boards?

Building a deck can make your outdoor living space more enjoyable and usable; providing a space to look over open space and enjoy barbecues and gatherings. When building a deck, you need to space t... Read More »

How far apart should deck boards be?

The general rule of thumb that applies to spacing deck boards is to use the width of a large nail--about ... of an inch. The boards will shrink as they dry out, expanding the gaps.Source:Building a... Read More »

How do i remove old boards from a wooden deck?

Removing Boards that are Screwed DownRemove old decks boards that are screwed down with a drill and a #2 Phillips bit in a drill or electric screwdriver. Fit the bit into the screw, set the drill i... Read More »

How do I remove stains from deck boards?

Water pressureRent or purchase a pressure washer to remove stains from a deck. Purchase a corresponding cleaner, depending on the type of stain you have. Avoid using bleach cleaner, if the deck has... Read More »