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Footings are a very important component of deck construction because they provide the solid foundation that will support your deck. Your deck’s design will determine how live and dead loads are transferred from different sections of the deck to concentrated points of contact with the ground. The more footings your deck has to distribute the total load the less weight each footing will need to carry.
Structural components for all decking material includes post ledger beams joist header.
Decking - Pretreated lumber pine, noticacle wood grain beauty,
Cost - Lowest
Maintenance - high bi yearly
Decking - Even beautiful grain and consistent density make it less likely to warp, cup, or twist
Cost - Mid level
Maintenance - High yearly - bi yearly
Decking - Highest quality wood plastic polymer combination capped with a PVC outer shell. Beautiful colors
Cost - Highest
Maintenance - Low to none
Pressure Treated - lowest cost - usually on pressure treated decks only
Cedar - Mid cost - installed on cedar decks only
Vinyl - highest cost - Installed on Pressure treated, cedar and composite decks. Deck Building, Pressure Treated, Composite, Cedar, Vinyl Deck Building, Design, Structural
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If you plan to stay in your home for years to come, you will spend the difference in price of a composite deck on the maintenance of a pressure treated or cedar deck. Composite decking also allows you the peace of mind that your wont have to schedule a contractor to come out yearly or bi yearly to maintain your deck and wait to enjoy your deck when spring arrives.