Can you screw down UltraDeck?
The answer is yes for a solid composite decking (must be pre-drill and must check with manufacture). You can not drill or screw through a hollow composite deck as the screw will become loose and rise in time . Like the usual wooden decking boards, you can also screw down a solid composite decking.
What is the joist spacing for UltraDeck?
Proper joist spacing is required for proper installation. Joist spacing should never exceed 12″ on center. For best results, install wood blocking between each joist, placed every 4′-6′ within the structure.
Do you need a special saw blade to cut composite decking?
Cutting composite decking is similar to cutting normal lumber; it just requires special saw blades. So when cutting composite decking, it is advisable to use saw blades that are convenient and flexible for cutting. The saw blades must also be sharp.
Where is ultra decking made?
Eau Claire, WI
UltraDeck encapsulated composite decking is manufactured by Midwest Manufacturing Extrusion in Eau Claire, WI. The Fusion line are hollow deck boards that are available in Driftwood Gray, Coastal Cedar and Rosewood multitone colors.
How to install ultradeck railing?
The T-Rail Angle Wizard Horizontal Porch Bracket Kit is designed and manufactured by LMT. RAIL BRACKET KIT 2″ X 3-1/2″ – Vinyl Railing – Vinyl Fence Parts $9. Includes 4 brackets and 8 self-drilling screws. Install two 11⁄ 4″ screws into the sides of each top angled bracket, securing it to the handrail. Watch this video to find out more.
How to install ultradeck cladding?
• UltraDeck®must be stored flat and level. Adjust support blocks accordingly. • When stacking UltraDeck®products, supports should start at each end and be spaced 2′ on center. Supports should line up vertically. • DO NOT stack UltraDeck®products higher than 6 bundles or 12′ high. • COVER MATERIALS ON SITE UNTIL READY FOR INSTALLAION
How to install ultradeck clips?
Install a row of UltraDeck® T-Clips™ at every joist along the deck frame (A).Then, slide the next UltraDeck® plank into place (B).Attach the next row of UltraDeck® T-Clips™, sliding the next plank into place (C).Continue this process until the deck surface is covered.
How to install Trex decking from the underside?
Attach the framed lattice panel to the porch or deck using 3 or 4-inch strap or T-hinges. Screw the hinges to the lattice frames first.