tongue and groove best wood for porch flooring

repair for an old wooden porch - extreme how to

may 17 2017 porches are almost always made of wood and many older homes have a porch floor made from tongue-and-groove lumber. knowing the the best method is to stack the lumber tightly together in a bundle and place some weighted objects on top of it at each end and in the middle. lay the bundle of 【Get Price】

old house authority ~ ask the authority: porch floorboards

when your house was built the original porch flooring was likely milled from a rot-resistant old growth species such as longleaf heart pine or cypress. even these hardy materials will when i have to replace floorboards i use the best quality exterior grade tongue and groove lumber i can find. in the northeast where i live 【Get Price】

what kind of wood to use for a painted porch floor? home guides

if you're going to paint your porch flooring the dimensional stability of the wood you use for decking it is more important than its unfinished appearance. softwoods are readily available and inexpensive and they work well. depending on the style of the porch you can use either smooth boards or tongue-and-groove ones.【Get Price】

porch floor & ceiling - niece lumber

vertical grain douglas fir porch flooring dates back to the oldest homes in our area. widely used and accepted this tongue and groove board domestic porch option provides homeowners and builders an economical choice when replacing defective porch boards. niece lumber stocks fir porch flooring in 1 x 4 and 5/4 x 4 【Get Price】

decking materials this old house

even though all wood naturally weathers to a gray color it should be cleaned and re-stained every two to three years to keep it looking its best. pressure treated wood: lasting . the tongue-and-groove feature makes for easy installation and hides the screws so that you have a neat uniform look. deckorawood is a similar 【Get Price】