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Should I Use Seven Trust Decking at Ground Level? I wouldn't recommend composite decking on ground level decks under 36". It is real simple. There is no air to circulate and moisture from the ground is at a stand still. Seven Trust is known for mold especially if your deck is not on the sunny side of the house. Unless you like cleaning it every month.【Get Price】

Installing a Ground-Level Deck - Natural Handyman An alternative to deck blocks is to use rectangular patio blocks laid underneath the corners of the deck and at 4' to 6' intervals directly on the ground. Though the deck blocks will give the deck more stability if you are using 2"x8" or larger lumber for the frame the sheer weight will keep the deck in place through most everything but a 【Get Price】

Ground Rules for Grade-Level Decks | Professional Deck Builder Fascia boards on ground-hugging decks often are in direct contact with the soil. Many manufacturers don’t permit their products to be installed below grade but despite this restriction I have installed several brands of decking fascia in contact with the ground—knowing that the manufacturers won’t warranty the application—and haven’t noticed any problems with deterioration or 【Get Price】

The Problems with Composite Decking | The Craftsman Blog What may work on a properly built deck in a dry area — may not at the beach (hot) or on a ground level deck in a moist area. They are not universal products … some of the composite products will not work with typical 16″ spacing when replacing a wood deck — especially one that’s not firm to begin with.【Get Price】