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HomeDecks Re: 2x6 deck boards vs. 5/4x6

Posted by Steve : In Reply to: 2x6 deck boards vs. 5/4x6 posted by JD Using 2x6 floorboards as opposed to 5/4x6 will do little for the longevity of a deck. Since 5/4x6 is now becoming the more popular dimension for floorboards, it s generally milled from better ...

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Wood decking is commonly available in 2x6 and 5/4 x 6 profiles. 5/4 x 6 is produced specifically for decking and is milled with a radius edge or bull nose. 2x6 is thicker and is stronger but is also more expensive. Spacing between deck boards provide a few critical ...

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My current deck flooring is done with 2x6x10' boards, however they have degraded to the point now where they need to be replaced. I'm wondering if there are any specific pros or cons for using the same 2x6x10' boards, vs. 1x6 deck boards Of course I realize ...

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5/4 X 6 Or 2 X 6 PT Decking, What Would You Choose - Building & Construction - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum

Curious as to what the majority would use, cost not being a factor between the two choices, and why. 5/4 is cheaper, and you can get a select/premium #1 grade whereas I only see #2 grade available for 2 x 6 PT which some boards look good, but a lot are also on the lower level of #2 grade with the

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^^^ x 2 also, look at the edges of the boards. 5/4 boards have rounded corners which are easier on the feet and easier for the water to drain. 2" boards are usually square edged, but you can get round edges as well. my preference would be 2x6 round edge with 16 ...

2x4 Decking Vs 2x6 Decking

Products Case 2x4 Decking - Decks & Fencing - Contractor Talk I've seen it, I've also seen mixed 2x6 and 2x4 every other board. I really like the look of 2x4 decking, it's different and cool.[...Online Service] HomeDecks Re: 2x6 deck boards vs. 5/4x6... 2x6 deck ...

HomeDecks 2x6 deck boards vs. 5/4x6

Posted by JD : I was quoted for a new deck calling for 2x6 deck flooring. I discovered they are using 5/4x6. Other than getting some cost reductions... should I be concerned enough to have them pull the boards and use 2X6's