Hide composite ends by mitering joints around the deck perimeter. Add extra joists for support as needed. Many PVC and composite decking products are not the same color all the way through, so you'll want to cover the ends. One solution is to “picture frame” the deck by installing deck boards around the perimeter.
posts, beams, joist stringers, guard railing or other primary load-bearing members. AZEK must be supported by a code-compliant substructure. While AZEK products are great for deck re-planking (removing old deck surface boards and installing AZEK on code-compliant substructure), AZEK Deck Boards CANNOT be.
12 Aug 2008 . The owner of the deck selected Timbertech's Earthwood brand of composite decking in a “Tropical Teak” color. According to the manufacturer's instructions, the Timbertech boards required the deck joists to span a maximum of 18 inches, but the deck currently existed with joists on 24-inch centers.
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I need to replace the deck outside my office, and I am planning on using one of the (allegedly) better quality low maintenance non-wood deck materials. What I remember, when this stuff first came out, was the joists had to be 12" on center or the boards would droop badly. Now all the material installation.