If your deck is looking weathered and worn, you can replace components with composite materials.
Here is a pic of what the “deckmount” system looks like when installed….. (picture taken from underneath the decking) Next, we had to take out the existing stairs, and rebuild them.
We recommend pre-drilling and countersinking all holes when installing Ultradeck Composite Decking. Pre-drilled holes must be at least 15 mm away from the end edge of the decking board and 20 mm from the side of the decking board.
UltraDeck Low-Maintenance Composite Decking & Railing. Expand beautiful composite component that is easy to install and a pleasure to use and enjoy as a
Types of Composite Decking. There are three main types of composite decking material commonly used these in America: Polyethylene-based decking; Polypropylene-based decking; Polyvinyl chloride (PVC)-based decking; Each decking types has their benefits and potential drawbacks. For example, polyethylene and polypropylene composite materials actually contain some wood within them.
14. To install last plank, used end nippers to remove the spikes from one side of hidden fasteners. 15. Install last plank with composite decking screws. 16. Snap chalk line across deck boards. 17. Screw a straight-edged board to deck to act as a saw guide. 18. Guide a circular saw along the straight-edge board to trim deck boards to length.
Quick overview of installing the Menards ultra deck decking. Couple suggestions and points to consider. Thanks
I just completed building a deck that featured the UltraDeck composite decking material. once you figure it out, installation goes well.
Before installing Ultradeck Composite Decking we recommend that you seek the advice of a qualified builder, or an accredited deck installer. It is important to be fully compliant with local, state and building codes when planning your building project.
If installing decking in temperatures below 60? F, it is recommended to use UltraClips?. Installing Planks that Run Parallel to a House Pre-drill the first UltraDeck plank along the outer lip every 8". Fasten it to the rim joist with 15/8" premium deck screws. Do not use UltraDeck T-Clips? to secure the outside edge of the first board.