wood composite decking cover the open ends

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end-to-end. The amount of open air space under the deck .. the wood newel post, will cover the gap. Board Gapping.

In hot weather, the pressure from expanding boards may tighten the miters, or wedge them open. Wood acts differently. As its moisture content changes, wood expands or shrinks across the width of the board (Figure 1). This causes the miter to open at the toe (the pointy end of the cut) or the heel (the 

Good water management helps minimize end flare. Q: I recently completed a deck with capstock composite decking, but now the ends of the decking are swelling. The customer is not happy. Why did this The issue with WPCs is that you can never truly cover all of the wood with plastic. It's a goal of the 

You'll also find cellular PVC and plastic lumber (HDPE—high-density polyethylene) decking, both of which install similarly to composite deck boards. However, these systems can have open ends that collect leaves and dirt if you don't install end caps or a special trim piece or use an installation design that covers them.

In order to absorb the longitudinal effect of the WPC decking by influence of temperature changes, please keep an opening of about 10 mm between the crosscut faces in case of use of several sections of decking in the longitudinal direction of the terrace. Use a fine-toothed saw for cutting the material to size. Composite 

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