2020 outdoor deck trends posted 31 october 2019 6:21 pm by jase deboer create an outdoor space that your family and friends will rave about in 2020 the best way to boost outdoor appeal is to keep an eye out for up-and-coming outdoor design trends. start planning your future deck build or renovations by keeping in mind these five deck trends
of the half-dozen deck stair hanging methods ive tried for 2×8 framing, this method works the best. cut the 2×12 stringers extra long and secure them to blocking between the joists or to the joists themselves if they run parallel to the stringers. if possible, set your stair rise to 7-1/4 in. and tread to 11 in. two 2x6s .
5 tips for keeping your deck in order. decks and stairs should be cleaned of dirt, mould and moss at least yearly with a specialist deck cleaner. regularly check timber for signs of rotting and mildew. try to push a screwdriver into the deck if it goes over 5mm through the wood, it may be rotting and need replacing.
here are some simple tips you can use to help wash away those winter blues from your composite deck and get it ready for another season of summer fun. 1. remove the last remnants of snow and ice. sometime, shady areas of an outdoor deck can hold onto snow cover for days, leaving a concentrated source of moisture perpetually melting and
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then start scrubbing, using soapy water or one of our deck cleaner recipes. if you have a pressure washer, use it instead of the scrub brush. power wash or brush the patio cleaner solution onto the deck surface and allow it time to soak into the wood. give it a good scrub and rinse it away.
the interior spaces of the deck need to include aisles for movement. changing the direction of decking can be a useful technique to separate spaces. pointing diagonal decking in a certain direction is a subtle cue to direct people's path of movement. your deck stairs will anchor your deck to the yard and act as a primary point of access.
avoid these simple oversights when building your deck. select the right material and use the right building techniques to prolong the life of your deck and home. learn about deck building, how to