actual width of a deck board

Why are my deck boards of uneven width? - Home

27 Jul 2010. I've never noticed that before, but sources their lumber from different mills, so they may vary slightly from batch to batch. It may also even out a bit as the wood dries. One thing I did find, at least in my area, is that the 5 4 deck boards from are significantly different than the ones at .

When 10" isn't 10". A word about my lumber

So, it's the weekend, plenty of projects around Rancho del Jockey, not the least of which is the reconstruction of the back deck. Which is a critical part of the. Try drawing out construction plans for something and forgetting to account for actual lumber measurements :smack: The measurement of lumber .

Lumber Sizes and Measurement - What is the actual

Lumber Sizes and Measurement. Framing lumber is identified by the height and width of the board. The measurements used, however, may make you think you are getting cheated! A 2x4 board is actually only 1 1 2 inches by 3 1 2 inches. The way this comes about is that when lumber is cut from the logs, it is considered .

Lumber Dimensions and Size Measurements -

Lumber is generally sized according to thickness, as in the case of rough sawn lumber, or in specific widths, thicknesses and or lengths as in the case of dimensional lumber. Here we. Use the above Deck Calculator to calculate the square footage of your deck into linear footage of standard or pregrooved decking material.

5 4" x 6" Decking Board - Everlasting

5 4 x 6 Decking Board. Net: 1" x 5-1 2". Starting at $3.35 per LF. Surfaced four sides with corners eased; Gives the traditional plank decking appearance; Used in combination with 5 4 x 4 to give a two width appearance; 1" thickness provides a stronger deck. 4'-7' = $3.35 LF 8'-11' = $4.78 LF |12'-15' = $5.58 LF|16'-20' = .

1-1 4 x 6 x 8' Red Cedar

1-1 4 x 6 x 8' Red Cedar Decking . Select Tight Knot Grade; Surfaced four sides with radius edges; Naturally resistant to rot and decay; Elegant and unique wood grain patterns; Dimensionally. Actual Width: 5-1 2 inch, Special Features: Surfaced Four Sides Radius Edge.