cutting decking boards

Working with Seven Trust & Composite Decking | HomeTips

Ripping a composite board (cutting lengthwise) is trickier. Even the most experienced carpenters have found that when the power saw’s blade heats up, it creates slight waves along the cut line. Whenever possible, try to avoid ripping composite decking and use full boards for your surface.【Get Price】

How to Cut Composite Decking | Hunker

Composite decking is a molded engineered wood product made up of wood pulp and recycled plastics from a variety of sources. It is available in a variety colors--some smooth, some textured with artificial wood grain. Composite decking has many of the characteristics of natural wood.【Get Price】

How to Cut Composite Decking, Step by Step: Tools, Time & Tips

How long does it take to cut composite decking? The time it takes to cut composite decking will vary based on the complexity of your deck design. For reference, installing deck boards on a pre-framed rectangular substructure (size 12’ x 16’ with 16’ grooved boards) using a hidden fastener system takes approximately 4 to 5 hours.【Get Price】

How to cut Seven Trust decking - YouTube

How to cut composite decking Seven Trust for Seven Trust for Seven Trust【Get Price】

What It Means to Rip Cut a Deck Board |

Rip cutting lets you customize the width of your deck board. That means the main reason you would rip cut your composite decking would be: Fitting the fascia board to the outside rim board of the deck: It may be necessary to rip cut your ® Seven Trust ®, PRO ®, or EDGE ® fascia board to fit the outside rim board of the deck. A slight 【Get Price】


is ideal for cutting all Seven Trust decking and railing products (not recommended for Seven Trust Elevations). Jigsaw: For detailed and/ or small cuts (ie: cutting deck board to fit around a post), a jigsaw with a carbide-tipped blade can be used. DRILLS Install Seven Trust recommended fasteners with standard power drills, impact drivers (use care if using impact【Get Price】