installing deck boards crown up or down

Are Your Deck Boards Installed Right Side Up? - Warline Painting

Apr 1, 2015 ... When installing your new deck, it may seem as though either side of ... is correctly installed right side up (or bark side down) will form a crown...

Do I Lay Decking Bark-Side Up or Down? | Building and ...

Lay deck boards so that the best-looking face is facing up! ... Clearly you would install lumber bark-side down to expose the more resistant heartwood region to...

Bark Side Up or Bark Side Down? - Fine Homebuilding

Jul 29, 2010 ... So when you install pressure treated, flat sawn, wood decking, ... But who cares and what do we hope to gain by orienting deck boards a particular way? The objectives for orienting the decking bark side up or down are to...

How to Install Deck Boards Properly - YouTube

Apr 26, 2014 ... Do you recommend the crown facing up or down? ... wider than our longest deck board, (16 feet pressure treated, 20 feet composite) we build a...

Decks.com. Bark Side Up vs. Best Side Up

If your deck boards are wet, some carpenters prefer to install them bark side up ... This technique will orientate the visible growth rings in a downward arc like a...

Installing Deck Boards: Rings Up Or Down - MyFixitUpLife

Nov 21, 2011 ... Question: I am building a deck. I have heard that some carpenters install the deck boards with the bark side of the deck board facing up.