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Rainscreen, Tongue and Groove or Shiplap? Which is the best?

We get lots of questions at The Decking Superstore about rainscreen, tongue and groove and shiplap siding. In this newsletter we’ll go over the major differences and review why people choose one over the other. Once you’ve decided on the siding pattern, you can go ahead and use our Siding Buyer’s…

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AZEK and TimberTech Decking- New and Improved for 2021

In our last newsletter we spoke about Trex decking (the most well-known composite decking brand), and what new and exciting changes Trex made for 2021. This month we’re focusing on two excellent alternatives: AZEK and TimberTech composite decking.

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The Best Way To Install Your Ipe Decking

As far as decks go, ipe decking is as strong and durable as it is beautiful. It’s one of the most popular choices in decking materials, and when properly installed will last decades with very little maintenance required.

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How To Finish Your Ipe Deck Like A Pro

If you’re thinking ipe will be your choice of decking material, or you’re lucky enough to already have an ipe deck, good for you. Ipe is a stunning natural wood and a top choice for decking and siding.

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This Thanksgiving show your backyard some appreciation

We know 2020 has been a *challenging* year, but that doesn’t mean there still isn’t a lot to be thankful for. Many of us have had more time to spend with our families, or to catch up on books or films we never seemed to have had time for. A lot of us also probably spent more time outdoors in our…

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Siding Season Series Part 3: Custom Siding

In the last two parts of our Siding Series (Part 1, Part 2) we covered why the fall is an ideal time to undertake a siding project and the many choices of materials and profiles that are available. For the third part in this siding series we’re going to offer a few insights on what many homeowners…

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Siding Series Part 2: Deciding On Siding

If you’re adding an addition to your home, or it’s time to replace your existing siding, the fall is a great time to do it. Cooler temperatures make outdoor work more comfortable, and it’s usually easier to find a qualified installer or contractor than it is in the thick of summer. Once you’ve…

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When’s the best time to start a siding project? Right now.

Weather-wise, the fall’s a great time as well as we don’t usually have the extreme heat of summer that can make working outdoors uncomfortable. If you’ve decided the time’s right to start your siding project, the next step is to make some design decisions. This is definitely the most exciting…

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Horizontal Fencing – Simple and Customizable

Just as the right frame completes any great painting, a smart, contemporary fence will upgrade the look and feel of your home and backyard space. If you’re looking at putting a new fence in, or replacing an older one, you’ll have noticed there is a wide range of looks, materials and designs to…

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Finish or No Finish

Sometimes the best finish is no finish: letting your deck weather naturally

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