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The image on the right shows that putting bark side down will cause the board to try cupping downwards (concave). This is more difficult to do if the deck boards are secured properly. Tip #6 - Quality of Wood I’ve left this for last because it goes without question. Your deck will only be high quality if you use high quality materials. 【Get Price】

How-to-do-it-yourself patio/deck fastening deck boards to joists and beam. 01:24 How to place deck boards with the crown facing up. 02:09 How to attach shim... 【Get Price】

Once you’re happy that your boards are positioned beautifully & the deck frame is sufficiently covered you can move on to fixing these in place. Each board should be fixed at all four corners. If you are installing hardwood wood-plastic composite or PVC boards you should pre-drill your holes – rather than hammering nails into the wood ... 【Get Price】

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Cutting the ends of deck boards as you go not only takes longer but it’s harder to get a crisp straight line. A better approach is to let the deck boards run wild as shown in the photo. Then screw a straight board to the deck as a saw guide and cut all the boards at once. 【Get Price】

Do not leave a space in between the boards when you install them. Other decking that doesn't shrink as much you'll use a nail to space or something like that. With PT push them all tight and in a few months they will dry with the necessary gap. If you leave a space installing the shrinking will leave a very large gap much too wide. 【Get Price】