Last Activity:06-26-2006 7:55 AM
Posted in thread: Redecking question on 06-26-2006 at 06:41 AM
Hello George:For my money I would put the 5/4 boards down, which only leaves 1/8" difference.
(5/4=1-1/4" while a 2x6 is only 6/4 or 1-1/2") If it is still a problem to you a piece of trim
like base s...
Posted in thread: Redecking question on 06-25-2006 at 08:40 AM
I am redoing our deck. The original material was 2x6 cedar planks.They are being replaced with
5/4 pressure-treated lumber. To correct for the difference in thickness, is it best to use
shims on the b...
Posted in thread: Repairing an old deck. on 06-23-2006 at 09:17 AM
Hello, I am looking for some answers on how to repair a deck in our home. It is about 10 years
old. The original material is 2x6 inch cedar and it is nowcracked and restained several times.
I have pur...