deck Benches. Wooden Bench Covered with composite deck Boards. Use deck materials to create a matching bench for extra seating. You may even be able to use materials left from your deck build. on a composite deck, use treated lumber for the framing and composite decking for a smooth seating surface.
composite deck materials add sophistication and durability to any deck. Here's how to install composite decking and railings.
Install the Ledger Board and Post anchors. Use a level and install a ledger board onto the house (Image 1). This will secure the deck to the house. attach post anchors to the concrete caissons. attach 4x4 posts to the anchors (Image 2). attach a center beam to the post hangers and add an end beam (Image 3).
6 apr 2016 Expert advice on how to install and work with TREX and other composite decking materials, how to cut and fasten TREX, and framing for composite decking. If you've ever wondered what becomes of your recycled grocery bags, check out your neighbor's deck—it might be made of them. More than 70 percent of recycled plastic bags (over 1.5 billion of them!) are converted into composite decking, fencing, and similar outdoor materials by the U.S.'s largest manufacturer
Hide composite ends by mitering joints around the deck perimeter. add extra joists for support as needed. Many PVC and composite decking products are not the same color all the way through, so you'll want to cover the ends. one solution is to “picture frame” the deck by installing deck boards around the perimeter. a picture frame creates a professional look but does require some additional framing. one way to support the perimeter boards is to add an extra joist 5-1/2 in. away from