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while some species are less expensive than composites they require more maintenance weatherproofing and staining to keep their appearance. the most common woods used for decking are: redwood - california softwood average price per square foot is $7.75. pros. naturally fire and pest【Get Price】

what's the square foot cost of deck boards? boston cedar

jul 23 2013 for quality kiln dried southern yellow pine decking plan to pay about $1.60 to $1.80 per square foot. pvc co-extruded capstock decking offers dual-layer solid construction with a rich color palette that can include dark colored tropical wood tones variegated streaks and or accented grain【Get Price】

the ultimate guide to decking materials - rockwell tools

natural wood decking products can be roughly divided into three categories: pressure-treated lumber redwood and cedar and tropical hardwoods. the most common size of treated decking is 5/4 x 6-in. planks (about 80 cents per linear foot) but 2x6s (70 cents per linear foot) and 2x4s (50 cents per linear foot) can also【Get Price】

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there's a reason they build boardwalks out of tropical hardwood: it's dense and hard enough to shrug off the insults of skateboards high heels hail and just about anything else you or ma nature can muster. ipe (pronounced ee-pay) the most durable and best known of the brazilian hardwoods is three and a half times as【Get Price】

deck material choices by fifth dimension - eckxstudio

dec 17 2017 unlike fencing cedar decking should be smooth to prevent splinters so some sanding may be needed in rough spots prior to finishing. price estimate: $1.05 per linear foot / $2.35 per square foot. ipe-deck-boards-image. ipe. ipe 1×6 pre-grooved decking. very long-lasting tropical is very dense【Get Price】

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jun 6 2017 the two most common sizes of treated decking are 2 x 6s (90 cents per linear foot) and 5/4 x 6-in. planks ($1 per linear foot). tropical hardwoods are relatively expensive especially when compared with pt lumber but in most parts of the country they're comparable in cost to redwood and cedar.【Get Price】

ipe decking - improvenet

jan 12 2017 when builders started working on the world-famous boardwalk at coney island they chose a combination of woods for the project and those woods included ipe. ipe is a type of tropical wood but because it is only available from certain areas not everyone knows about this material.【Get Price】

ipe and tropical decking - landscaping network

“ipe is the second-hardest wood in the world but it is the most expensive due to the high demand and how well-known it is” says ivancic. a 1 x 6” decking board runs $3.47 per linear foot. it's also more expensive to install than other decking options because of the reasons listed above; it's heavy you need special tools to【Get Price】

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select only high-grade decking lumber with little of the cream-colored sapwood which can deteriorate rapidly when exposed to the elements. the darker-colored heartwood is naturally rot-resistant. with regular maintenance redwood will last 15 to 20 years. cost: about $7.75 per sq. ft. for material only $9 installed.【Get Price】

ipe wood decking: reviews best brands & pros vs. cons floor

jan 26 2018 people have bought portions of coney island's ipe wood deck and used it to create tables benches and other projects. ipe wood also part of the reason is that this tropical wood will not decay or rot. how can this be? decking ranges anywhere from $2 to $14 a square foot on average. ipe is at the【Get Price】

composite vs wood deck guide: pros & cons install-it-direct

installed cost: about $17 to $22 per square foot. tropical hardwoods come from the philippines south america africa and other countries. most tropical hardwoods are heavy and dense and like redwood/cedar are naturally resistant to pests and rot. these types of wood are the most expensive option if you're going with【Get Price】

long-lasting low-maintenance decks become a reality - baltimore sun

feb 25 2015 tropical hardwoods and composite decking combat two of wood decks' biggest shortcomings: a short life span and high maintenance. finds that when comparing annual maintenance costs for pressure-treated pine to low-maintenance composites the “difference is $2 to $3 per square foot per year.【Get Price】

decking material: your options for going beyond basic lumber

pros: very dense tropical becoming popular. ipe wood decking is said to last 25+ years. cons: higher cost dense wood can quickly burn out drill bits. cost: $9 to $11 per square foot; installation: drill and countersink screws with the head exposed. or drill and plug then sanded down and finished with a sealer.【Get Price】

decking decisions this old house

decking itself costs about $5 per square foot; the higher grades of redwood cost much more. tropical advantages: now more widely available ipe (e-pay) is a durable teaklike tropical sold as ironwood or pau lope (pow low-pay). twice as strong as oak ipe is more durable than redwood and cedar.【Get Price】

which is the best decking material: wood or composite? – green

mar 24 2017 natural-wood decking products can be roughly divided into three categories: pressure-treated lumber redwood and cedar and tropical hardwoods. the most common size of treated decking is 5/4 x 6–inch planks (about 80 cents per linear foot) but 2 x 6s (70 cents per linear foot) and 2 x 4s (50 cents per【Get Price】