Re: Redwood Decking Board Sizes

- Thurston Howell -

- Nehmo A wider board, all other things being equal, makes for a stronger deck, so there are no structural reasons for not using wide boards.
Cupping can be minimized by using sufficient number of fasteners.
The only disadvantage of a wide piece of lumber is its cost, but very often a wider board, considering the area covered, isnt that much more expensive.
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