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jun 20 2008 between drifting snow and big storms that hit the house sideways even covered porches take a beating. the hardest hit are traditional solid surface tongue-and-groove floors without gaps for drainage like a deck. but there are several ways to reduce maintenance and repairs when you build a new porch 【Get Price】

quote by bruce lee: “boards don't hit back.” - goodreads

“boards don't hit back.” ― bruce lee. read more quotes from bruce lee. share this quote: facebook icon. twitter icon · like quote · recommend to friends. friends who liked this quote. to see what your friends thought of this quote please sign up! 88 likes. all members who liked this quote. slava · 1 book【Get Price】

'boards don't hit back' and other bruce lee wisdom huffpost

jul 11 2014 while better known for his amazing martial arts ability incredible physical prowess and acting (as well as writing directing and choreographing!) bruce was also a philosopher. he was a free thinker who read and studied the work of the philosophical greats but then formed his own views. fortunately as 【Get Price】

repair for an old wooden porch - extreme how to

may 17 2017 for this repair project we milled interlocking tongue-and-groove boards from treated lumber to replace the original rotted porch boards. i decided to replace however don't just throw the wood into the august sun for a couples of days because it will warp and bow in unimaginable ways. i learned this the 【Get Price】

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nov 1 2008 because tongue-and-groove products like the decking shown above may drain surface water slowly it's important to ensure the framing is flat to avoid ponding. the biggest challenge when installing new deck boards over old joists is making sure that the joists crown the same way. to avoid visible bumps 【Get Price】

“boards don't hit back”: part 1 - the way of least resistance

apr 8 2011 “boards… don't hit back”. that line is a fairly typical example of bruce lee's philosophy. nowadays people would say that it was trite. however in its day the statement was quite novel at least in the wider public's eye. you have to remember that up until the end of the '70s traditional asian martial arts were 【Get Price】

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it's covered so perhaps it's just a deck porch. the wood that was installed on many of the old porches and the ones i built had a tongue and groove profile. that's pretty impossible to do as the sun can often hit the edges of the decking early and late in the day and as the seasons change with the sun lower in the sky.【Get Price】

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nov 14 2013 there are a couple of extra steps i take for porch flooring that i usually do not take for deck floors. when installing tongue-and-groove or shiplap porch flooring for example i apply an exterior wood adhesive to the floor joists before fastening the boards to help keep the flooring secured to the joist.【Get Price】

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tighten the joints as you proceed by hitting a knocking block against the boards. or you may move the ratchet backward and forward until the strap is taut and tightens the tongue-and-groove boards. repeat if furring strips do not lie level use shims or offcuts to pack out any indents and level the furring strips (image 4).【Get Price】