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08-05-2007 4:51 PM


  • Posted in thread: Coposite Vs Wood decking. on 09-05-2007 at 01:17 AM
    Wood decking. Again I think this is nicer. I think both work, but it is a preference thing.

  • Posted in thread: Deck Furniture on 09-05-2007 at 01:16 AM
    I have plastic. LOL, yeah that is cheap I know. It works for the size deck I have, plus I am
    not out there much.

  • Posted in thread: How Big Is Your Deck? on 09-05-2007 at 01:15 AM
    Not big enough. Maybe 10X10I want a huge deck with the next house I get.

  • Posted in thread: Structural Decking Tips on 09-05-2007 at 01:12 AM
    Thanks for that. This is definitely a good resource.

  • Posted in thread: Contractor scams! on 09-05-2007 at 01:12 AM
    People who are getting ripped off probably didn't get more than one estimate. If you get
    several estimates you should get a pretty good idea of what you should be paying. I don't
    always suggest with g...

  • Posted in thread: Metallic Decking Vs Wood Decking on 09-05-2007 at 01:10 AM
    Wood! I like all wood decks, I think they look nicer. Metallic are probabably pretty easy to
    maintain though

  • Posted in thread: Deck Drainage Systems on 09-05-2007 at 01:08 AM
    My deck does not have one and I have had no issues with it so far. Mine is a higher deck off
    the ground though so I don't know that it needs it.

  • Posted in thread: different decks on 09-05-2007 at 01:07 AM
    Just a second story deck. You can go out it from the main floor of my house, but you can't
    access it from the back. The basement of my house goes out to the back with the deck overhead.

  • Posted in thread: When Is Deck Maintenance Necessary? on 08-05-2007 at 10:48 AM
    I have used a pressure washer before, but you do want to be careful. This can damage your deck
    even more. You do not want anything high powered. When in doubt, use the hose ;)

  • Posted in thread: Termites... on 08-05-2007 at 10:46 AM
    5 years does sound too soon, but I would say that it would depend on how well maintained you
    have kept the deck. If you have neglected it, then it is possible to start seeing this wear and
    tear. If no...