my husband and i are renovating a 100-year old house, and part of the finished product is a wraparound porch and deep porch section for an outdoor living room. in all, we are looking at over 1000 square feet of covered porch space. we plan to go with a tongue and groove douglas fir porch floor, but have some questions on weatherproofing it. i have seen notes on treating it
currently, the deck has tongue and groove Seven Trust strip that is painted. i want to replace this with the same type tongue and groove Seven Trust flooring, probably red or white oak. the porch is
visit the seven trust to buy weathershield 1 in. x 4 in. x 8 ft. tongue 1 in. x 4 in. x 8 ft. clear vertical grain douglas fir tongue and groove flooring board. go to top of page button. product overview i built a porch using 1x4 non-tongue and groove leaving a nail's width between boards to allow for swelling. 2 years now and still
porch decking needs to be prepared and installed properly to get a lasting porch. composite porch decking is not always the best porch deck material. use borate chemicals to pre-treat wood before installation; stain all wood on all sides and edges before installation i am frustrated over treating cvg tongue and groove fir flooring
wood porch flooring is classic. from tongue in groove decking to traditional pine to exotic woods - you have many choices. i am partial to wood floors, especially tongue and groove decking, because i love woodworking. syp can be painted or stained. note however, that different species of syp will take stain a little differently.
how to install ipê wood flooring on a porch. by. danny lipford. video playback not supported. when using tongue and groove lumber, leave a small gap every few rows of flooring to allow for expansion. the deck boards themselves are tongue and groove planks, but they also have to be pre-drilled on the tongue side before each is secured
the best stain for pine tongue and groove porch flooring. how to stain a wood porch floor ehowthe stain that you put on wood porch floor can remain durable for many years if applied , in the air will determine when it is the best time to stain a wood porch floor. ,. replaced on the front porch with tongue-and-groove southern yellow pine.
porch flooring and ceiling material. we stock wood to match historic porches for repairs and new porches. douglas fir ceiling material can be used on a porch ceiling or inside on a wall. douglas fir and mahogany tongue and groove boards are stocked. douglas fir flooring