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tip: add joist blocking for extra stiffness. if your joists span more than 8 ft., install blocking between the joists. blocking holds joists strht and adds stiffness to a bouncy deck. blocking also allows each joist to share the impact of footsteps with neighboring joists and reduces “deflection,” or flexing.
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joists will be smaller than beams, there will be far more of them, and they will be attached to the beams. joists are what you’ll put the decking boards on top of. if you’re looking to resurface a wooden deck with composite, the standards you’ll need to look for are: posts that are at least 4x4s. dimensional lumber is half of an inch
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step 4: add joist protection tape to deck. a best practice for resurfacing a deck is to adhere a rubber-type tape to the tops of the existing joists. this will cover the holes left by the old nails and provide a protective surface for the top of the joist where water can collect and cause problems down the line.
resurfacing a deck is significantly cheaper than building a new one, but it’s important to secure the existing frame first. get our top deck resurfacing tips now. before replacing the decking, consider adding a layer of joist tape to help protect joists from moisture runoff.