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May , Follow these maintenance tips to make sure your deck is primed for a long, relaxing, fun filled summer By Bob Vila Deck by For wood decks, sand any splintered boards to make them smooth Look for Apply the sealer or stain in thin coats with a roller, using a brush to get between boards, if necessary.
Jul , Because before I attached it I realized I needed to trim the girders that it was resting on because they were too long and they stuck out the edge I decided not to actually attach any more posts yet (since I though they d only get in the way as I install deck boards) but I wanted to get all of the hardware in
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Fencing x x pressure treated boards ( boards per of fence) Attach Rails Once the concrete has set, attach long x pressure treated wood stringers (rails) to the posts near the top, bottom, and middle using galvanized or stainless steel Using a drill to attach pressure treated wood deck boards.
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Bewildered, I just agreed, quietly thankful I d get my pretty new deck and afraid to rock the boat by asking Andy or my dad exactly why a deck is better than a patio dad The first board the one that gets attached directly to the house was the hardest, because the patio is not level, so he had to cut the board level with the