Fixing the Porch - Restoration & Design for the Vintage House | Old ...,Feb 11, 2011 ... Ted arrived to find a porch with rotten tongue-and-groove decking, ... With the high cost of lumber and labor, such details ensure durability.
Porch Decking - Ask the Builder,... porch decking material. Wood can make a great long-lasting front porch decking. ... Fir porch decking. It's tongue and groove allowing the nails to be hidden.
Repair for an Old Wooden Porch - Extreme How To,Knowing the devastating effects that water will have on a wood porch, older homes ... For this repair project we milled interlocking tongue-and-groove boards from treated ... However, I've yet to find any place that sells pressure-treated T&G lumber. ... out of direct sunlight, weighting the stack to prevent warping or bowing.
Dealing with a wooden porch that buckles when it rains - The ...,Aug 13, 2018 ... A: Traditional porch flooring is made of boards that have a groove on one long edge and an oppositely shaped tongue on the other long ... tongues are still in the grooves, so you don't see openings in the floor. ... In your case, three boards are buckling upward as a way to accommodate their added width.
How to Repair Tongue and Groove Porch Flooring | DoItYourself.com,When you are working with tongue and groove porch flooring, there are ... You will then need to get the front edge of your saw pulled down over your wood.
Buckled Porch Boards | This Old House,... the old deck boards on our front porch with 1x4 tongue-and-groove fir graded "D ... To make matters worse, all that swelling wood is pushing against your porch ... about your photos is that I don't see any nails where the flooring has buckled.
PORCH FLOORING REPAIR,If the wood on your porch landing feels spongy, or if a few of the flooring boards have ... It's not always necessary to replace the whole floor; you can often get away with replacing a ... Once water gets under the floor, the flooring will start to buckle and the cost ... damage the tongue or groove of the sound board next to it.