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Shanghai ECAN industrial company Ltd. is a leading supplier of WPC products in China. Founded in 2008, ECAN had established a complete supply chain system integrating R&D, production, sales and after-sales services based on the advantages of our raw materials factories for wood & stone powder and professional technical team. Our strongest products are WPC decking(co-extrusion and general type), WPC railing, WPC wall panel and so on.

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ABOUT US

Shanghai ECAN industrial company Ltd. is a leading supplier of WPC products in China. Founded in 2008, ECAN had established a complete supply chain system integrating R&D, production, sales and after-sales services based on the advantages of our raw materials factories for wood & stone powder and professional technical team. Our strongest products are WPC decking(co-extrusion and general type), WPC railing, WPC wall panel and so on.

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Shanghai ECAN industrial company Ltd adhere to green production and scientific quality management,and has passed IS9001 Quality Management and ISO14001 Environmental Management certification. meanwhile,it is equipped with advanced automatic production line and complete testing equipment.Each process is under strict quality control to ensure high and reliable quality,that complies with and fully passed zhe standards and inspections of authoritative organizations such as CE,FSC,FGS and INTERTEK.

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How to Lay 5/4 Wood Decking

 · Choose the side you would least like to have a ripped (partial width) piece. Lay the decking bark side up. Nail every 10th (or so) board. Use blocking for fragile edges or notches. Be mindful of rugged pieces. Make sure you're laying your decking square. Rip the final piece. Nail the rest of the decking. Show all 8.

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How to Picture Frame a Deck: Proper Techniques | TimberTech

For TimberTech AZEK deck boards: You will need three (3) TOPLoc ® for AZEK color-matched deck screws, or Cortex ®, evenly spaced on both sides of the miter (pictured).Pre-drilling not required for TimberTech AZEK deck boards. Miters must be tight prior to fastening. Fasten along the mitered edge of each picture frame board within ½” of the edge.

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What to know when installing pressure-treated deck boards

Laying and fastening the boards. When working with wood that is not pressure-treated, the recommended spacing between each deck board is 1/8 inch, however, with pressure-treated, the rules are a bit different. These boards are wet and will eventually dry and contract, so laying the boards side by side, without adding in that space is most ...

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Quick Tips for Installing Composite wood Decking over ...

Quick Tips for Installing Composite wood Decking over concrete Front Steps Complete TutorialMy Influencer Pages:-VETOVLOGS https://www.youtube.com/channel...

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The Fun Part: Installing Deck Boards

Deck boards – no matter the thickness (5/4″ or 2″) should always be fastened on top of a DOUBLE joist so there is enough nailing edge on each decking board where they are butted. Installing double joists where the boards meet in a run takes “pre-planning” – meaning you need to know where the boards will butt and have a double joist ...

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How to Lay 5/4 Wood Decking

 · Choose the side you would least like to have a ripped (partial width) piece. Lay the decking bark side up. Nail every 10th (or so) board. Use blocking for fragile edges or notches. Be mindful of rugged pieces. Make sure you're laying your decking square. Rip the final piece. Nail the rest of the decking. Show all 8.

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Deck Building project

Start by installing the first deck board on the front outside edge of the deck framing. Ensure an equal overhang along the length of the board and nail or screw it in place. Continue with each board working your way to the house and using a spacer, such as a nail, to keep the gap uniform. Many boards have a slight curve to them so pry the ...

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How To Replace Deck Boards With Composite References

 · The nails or screws that hold your deck together.Then we cover the old wood joists with tape flashing.Then, install new trex enhance composite deck boards. There may be other factors that can add to the replacement cost, such as the type of composite you choose, the shape of the deck, the amount of labor required, and the time of year.

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6 Things You'll Want to Know Before Installing a Trex Deck

 · 4) A Rubber Mallet Will Make Installation a Breeze. Grab a rubber mallet to tap your boards into place as you install your Trex. This is especially helpful with the grooved Trex boards with hidden fasteners. The fasteners want to grab onto the boards before they’re in the right place. A rubber mallet makes it easy to adjust the board positioning.

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Tips for Deck Board Spacing and Installation

When a deck is larger than stock lengths can span, I plan for the joints to fall in a sequence at least 4 ft. apart (drawing p. 45). The decking looks better, and it’s easier to keep decking straight when joints are spread throughout the field of boards. I also avoid boards shorter than 4 …

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How To Lay Deck Boards: Essential Guide

If you are using wet lumber, install your deck boards with no space. Over time the lumber will dry, creating a gap between the deck boards. Whichever way you choose to space your deck boards, make sure you use the same spacers for the entire installation. A consistent deck board spacing is arguably one of the most important visuals on a deck.

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6 Steps for Decking Installation | Trex

Deck Building project - Installing decking boards - Step ...

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Are Your Deck Boards Installed Right Side Up? | Warline ...

A board that is correctly installed right side up (or bark side down) will form a crown and allow water to run off the edges. If the board is installed wrong side up (or bark side up) it will curve up on the edges when dry and water can gather and sit in the cup. That is a recipe for wood rot and problems.

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Decking Installation: how to place, space, & fasten deck ...

Deck Board Installation: how to connect decking to the deck framing. The quickest and the least expensive way to fasten decking boards is to nail them on. Be sure to use ring-shank or spiral-groove nails, which hold much better than common nails. [Click to enlarge any image] For the tightest connection, it is hard to beat decking screws.

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How to Install a Picture-Frame Deck Border

If you choose to surround your deck with a picture-frame border, it can be installed before or after the field decking.One technique is to install the field decking first, letting the ends run long then cut them all at once to accommodate the border. The advantage of this method is that it saves time over cutting and fitting each board to length.

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How To Replace Deck Boards With Composite References

 · The nails or screws that hold your deck together.Then we cover the old wood joists with tape flashing.Then, install new trex enhance composite deck boards. There may be other factors that can add to the replacement cost, such as the type of composite you choose, the shape of the deck, the amount of labor required, and the time of year.

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Treated Wood Decking Done Right

 · DIY Installation Advice The most widely used material for deck boards is treated lumber. There is, however, a right way and wrong way to install treated deck boards to achieve the best results. The experts at Wolmanized Wood offers the following tips to get the most from your material. During installation, […]

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How to Install Decking Boards (How to Build a Deck Part 4 ...

 · If you're building a deck how you install decking boards is an important step to get right. In this video we will teach you how to stagger deck boards for pe...

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How to Install Deck Flashing

 · Use 1/4″ thick board to hold the siding at the proper height. To keep water and ice from building up between the first deck board and the flashing, use an EPDM foam, such as Trex RainEscape Wall Flash. Click here to see how easy it is to install Trex RainEscape Wall Flash.

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Decking Installation: how to place, space, & fasten deck ...

Deck Board Installation: how to connect decking to the deck framing. The quickest and the least expensive way to fasten decking boards is to nail them on. Be sure to use ring-shank or spiral-groove nails, which hold much better than common nails. [Click to enlarge any image] For the tightest connection, it is hard to beat decking screws.

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How to Install Composite Decking

Steps for Installing Composite Decking: Measure the deck for the first decking plank. Cut the plank to length with a circular saw or power miter saw. If necessary, use a jigsaw to cut a hole in the plank for the downspout. Set the plank onto the deck, and use a putty knife to slip it under any existing metal flashing.

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How to Install Pressure Treated Wood for a Deck | Arxada

 · DECK BOARDS. Separate deck boards as follows to allow for expansion and contraction. If heavy and wet, separate boards no more than 1/16” as some shrinkage will occur. If light and dry, separate boards about 1/4” to allow for swelling. Shorter spans between joists will help to minimize warping and twisting of deck boards as they dry.

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What to know when installing pressure-treated deck boards

Laying and fastening the boards. When working with wood that is not pressure-treated, the recommended spacing between each deck board is 1/8 inch, however, with pressure-treated, the rules are a bit different. These boards are wet and will eventually dry and contract, so laying the boards side by side, without adding in that space is most ...

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How to Install Hardwood Decking | Decking Installation Guide

If you are installing during very dry conditions and the boards are measuring in the 8% range, then you should add 1/16” additional spacing so that your deck can handle higher humidity and rain. If you are installing high moisture content material, such as Air Dried Ipe in the 18% range, then a gap of 3/16” is appropriate so that ...

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How to Install Wood Deck Boards

Building a wood deck makes a great DIY project for your home. Here are some tips when laying the deck boards. When using pressure treated wood that’s still saturated with preservative, install the boards without a gap between them. As the wood dries, it will shrink, leaving a small gap between each board.

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2020 DECKING INSTALLATION GUIDE

Trex Decking: » When installing any Trex decking product, especially Trex Transcend Tropicals, it is a good idea to mix and match all of the boards on the job site prior to installation to ensure an appealing mix of light and dark tones. » DO NOT combine Trex Select decking with other Trex decking products. Trex Select boards are thinner than

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How To Replace Deck Boards With Trex

 · Then, use nails and screws to install new boards into your old joists. 16 Modern Deck Building Tips and Shortcuts Modern, Tips . Replacing deck boards with composite may cost between $8.00 and $22.00 per square foot, assuming you install the new composite yourself. How to replace deck boards with trex. If you notice a scratch or damaged area on ...

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How to Install Hardwood Decking | Decking Installation Guide

If you are installing during very dry conditions and the boards are measuring in the 8% range, then you should add 1/16” additional spacing so that your deck can handle higher humidity and rain. If you are installing high moisture content material, such as Air Dried Ipe in the 18% range, then a gap of 3/16” is appropriate so that ...

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How to Install Composite Decking

Steps for Installing Composite Decking: Measure the deck for the first decking plank. Cut the plank to length with a circular saw or power miter saw. If necessary, use a jigsaw to cut a hole in the plank for the downspout. Set the plank onto the deck, and use a putty knife to slip it under any existing metal flashing.

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How to Install Pressure Treated Wood for a Deck | Arxada

 · DECK BOARDS. Separate deck boards as follows to allow for expansion and contraction. If heavy and wet, separate boards no more than 1/16” as some shrinkage will occur. If light and dry, separate boards about 1/4” to allow for swelling. Shorter spans between joists will help to minimize warping and twisting of deck boards as they dry.

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