Tongue and groove decking is one of the easier types of decking to install. Installing the decking itself is the easier part of the job, especially if it is tongue and groove decking already designed for the purpose. Once you have installed the first plank, simply slide the next one into the groove of the previous plank.
Watch this video to find out how to remove a rotten wood porch floor, and replace it with pressure treated pine floor joists and tongue and groove flooring. The trick to installing a tongue and groove porch floor is getting the boards pressed very tightly together before nailing them down. A scrap of the tongue and groove
The lightweight porch flooring is easy-to-handle on the job site and won't splinter, sag, chalk or crack unlike other porch flooring options. Available in tongue-and-groove and solid edge for versatile, easy installation, these lightweight, ultra-low maintenance boards will welcome you home for years to come. Water and
On a large project, the first thing to know about installing tongue-and-groove flooring is that installing the boards should be the last thing you do. I like to install them after all the windows and doors have been set, and the room has been trimmed and painted. That way no painter can spill a 5-gallon bucket of
installing AZEK on a code-compliant substructure),. AZEK Porch boards CANNOT be installed on top of an existing porch. AZEK Porch is not intended to be waterproof and should not be used in any waterproof application. Caulks, adhesives or other similar products should not be used in the tongue and groove areas of
Beadboard is sold as 1-inch-thick tongue-and-groove boards, offered with different widths between the beads. Which one you choose is a matter of personal taste; you can even mix them together to make a pattern. You can also get less expensive plywood beadboard, which comes in 4-by-8-foot sheets and can be nailed
Figure A. Floorboard Scrap 2x4's and 6 mil poly contain a pool of wood preservative. Each floorboard is allowed to soak for a minute or two in the bath, and then set aside to dry for a day before it gets primed on all surfaces. Q: I need to replace some rotten tongue and groove porch floorboards that were installed only a few
Tongue & Groove Porch Decking is for use under covered porches & covered patios only. Installing tongue Any hardwood decking installed over a new or aged concrete pad will cause the deck boards to cup and or crown. Gap Spacing: When installing decking, be sure to leave a gap between deck boards of 3 32".