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What is Latitudes decking?

Together with natural railing, Latitudes composite decking is constructed using plastic and
wood that is extruded for strengthening. Latitudes slotted decking features eliminates the need for pre-drilling and automatically spaces the board for perfect installation.

latitudes deckingWhat colors are available with Latitudes?
Latitudes decking comes in cedar, gray, redwood and walnut.

What sizes are available with Latitudes?
Natural railing is comprised with high-strength composites and availed in similar varieties. Choose from 12", 16" and 20" lengths of Latitudes. There are extra components that include 4" x 4" - 42" post sleeve, 1/2" x 8" fascia board, baluster, handrail, post cap plus color-coordinating Hardware kits containing color-matched screws.

What factors will affect the durability of the Latitudes brand?
Certain factors might affect factory surface finish of natural railing and Latitudes decking. These include traffic patterns, foot traffic, weather exposure, objects such as furniture dragged on surfaces and cleaning products used. The composite decking plus natural railing lighten slightly with time to beautiful weathered tone, which depends upon sunlight exposure and related environmental effects.

Will the decking  wood change color over time?
All decking materials composed of wood tend to fade if exposed to UV radiation. Latitudes may shift color as it passes through the mellowing process. Since manufacturing runs may produce

Will Latitudes composite decking withstand any weather condition?
Latitudes decking has the advantage of being resistant to harsh weather patterns and its different finishes all provide great slip resistance. Though not much testing has been formally done, no ill effects have been reported from use of standard pool chemicals on the decking and railing. Latitudes show great performance in varying weather conditions.

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Why should I choose Latitudes for my next project?
Latitudes deck boards contracts during installation by a minor fraction, but expands in hot weather. Store these materials just as you would any wood product. Latitudes decking is and composite decking product line are quite versatile, offering long-lasting beauty, easy installation and low maintenance.

What are the benefits of using a Hidden fastener system with Latitudes decking?
Hidden fasteners present within permit for expansion and contraction occurring by nature on length and width of composites. The slotted decking combines plastic durability plus wood appearance and does not require use of water seal or weather protection products. Solid products are easier to work with since they frame like wood, feeling even more substantial while on deck.

Does Latitudes come with a warranty?
latitudes deckingComposite decking costs more than treated wood because of its high manufacturing overheads, but proves as a cost-efficient investment over the long term. Both natural railing and Latitudes decking carry 15-year warranty against detrimental effects. These include events like corrosion, splintering, structural collapse, warping, splitting, checks, cupping and fungal or termite decay on your decking wood.

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How can I obtain color consistency?
Decking  boards appear different when viewed from opposite ends. For color consistency, install all boards in same direction using product end tags for reference point. Conventional tools may be used together with latitudes for drilling, cutting and fastening. For safety, choose to wear safety glasses and protective clothing when you are working with decking wood.

What tools work best with the Latitudes brand?
Utilize the same sharp saw blade tipped with carbide for cutting Latitudes that is applied to Pressure-treated wood. When fastening Latitudes, it is commendable to carry out pre-drilling and countersinking exercises. Equator Hidden Fastener however eliminates this need for majority of slotted decking.

Call Austin Wholesale Supply for all of your decking needs!
Whether you want Latitudes decking or another type of wood, give Austin Wholesale Decking Supply a call. We have a wide variety of composite decking wood; natural decking wood and plastic decking wood that can help you achieve your goals.

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