how to ground level composite deck

installing a ground-level deck - the natural handyman

tips for installing a ground level deck. ground-level wood decks are typically not ground-level they rest on (or slightly under) the ground and are a "step up". prefinished decking material such as composite decking will complete the circle giving you a virtually maintenance-free deck (aside from occasional 【Get Price】

watch this video before building decks near ground level

nov 29 2012 anyway this video will provide you with a few things to think about before you build a wood deck near ground level or on top of your soil or landscaping. composite decking materials are excellent water resistant products even though i'm not entirely convinced they work well for structural components like 【Get Price】

building a ground level deck video hgtv

2 days ago hgtv helps you increase your outdoor living and entertaining space by building your own ground level deck with this step-by-step tutorial.【Get Price】

build a floating deck: 13 steps (with pictures) - instructables

aug 7 2016 it's a "floating deck" which means it simply rests on blocks at ground level. since ground-level decks can't fall over they simply "float" on the ground. building a deck is . with the frame in place i used composite shims (these) on all of the foundation blocks as needed to bring the frame into level position.【Get Price】

can composite decking be in contact with the ground? hunker

aug 9 2011 while composite lumber cannot be used for structural deck supports it is an appropriate choice for deck boards rails and posts. if the deck boards are on the ground such as with a ground-level patio deck composite lumber works fine. it cuts and nails like genuine wood it's splinter-free and deck screws 【Get Price】 ground level deck

it is a good idea to space your decking to allow the underside of the deck to breathe. don't use tongue and groove decking products for ground level decks. many composite manufacturers require ventilation below their decking products and this provides a good reference or baseline for establishing ventilation minimums 【Get Price】