stagger joints on decks

The Fun Part: Installing Deck Boards | Wood. It's Real. | Wood. It's ...

Jun 13, 2016 ... Compared to building the foundation, installing decking boards is much more ... staggering the joints is important when laying decking boards.

HOMETIME HOW TO, Decks - Installing Deck Boards

Installing deck boards usually begins at the house wall and goes out toward the end, ... Stagger the joints between the courses of decking for a more pleasing...

How to Stagger Deck Boards | Hunker

For years down the line, you will be able to enjoy your deck just a little bit extra ... One way to make your deck more aesthetically pleasing is to stagger your boards.

Staggered Joints For Decking - DecksGo.com

Jan 9, 2009 ... On a 24' x 18' deck using 12' material running the 18' width is it better to stagger the joints or have all the joints on one side of the deck?

staggering decking joints - DoItYourself.com Community Forums

Decks, Patios, Porches, Walkways, Driveways, Stairs, Steps and Docks - staggering decking joints - Hi - I am going to put decking on a 28 foot long deck.

Laying out deck boards | The Home Depot Community

Mar 21, 2012 ... HI - I have a deck that is in desparate need of replacing the deck .... on your deck boards, you want to stagger those joints randomly so they...

How to Stagger Deck Boards | Home Guides | SF Gate

When you are staggering joints across a deck, the joints must always meet up on top of a joist so that both pieces mount to the support. While fasteners across...

Tips for How to Build a Deck | The Family Handyman

The traditional way most builders go about building a deck is to randomly stagger joints. The result is that end-to-end deck boards share the 1-1/2-in. thickness of...