Advantage Ipe – Using Ipe to make a Picnic Table If you’ve finished building your deck and have extra deck boards laying around, or just want to add a new piece to your home, building a picnic table from Advantage Ipe can be a fun and creative DIY project. Ipe’s strengths make it a great option […]

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How to Cut Deck Tiles – Parallel “No matter the size or the shape of your outdoor space, transforming it with deck tiles is easy.” We made our deck tile system with easy in mind. The deck tiles already come with predrill countersunk holes that fit perfectly into the DeckWise deck tile connector system. “What […]

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How to Cut Deck Tiles – Perpendicular “What do you do when you have to cut a deck tile perpendicular to the board?” Unfortunately, very few spaces are designed for a perfect fit of our 20×20 or 24×24 deck tiles. In this video we will show you how to cut a deck tile perpendicular to […]

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Proper Deck Ventilation – How to Proper deck ventilation with hardwood decking is crucial. If you install your decking without proper ventilation it’s a recipe for disaster. The decking can be ruined. Watch this video to learn the best way to install your decking so proper ventilation isn’t even an issue and you’re left with […]

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Hardwood Decking Milling Process Have you ever wondered what sets our hardwood decking apart from the rest? Watch this video to find out! Welcome to your advantage, your direct source for all your hardwood lumber needs. We are direct importers and manufactures of the finest hardwood lumber products. We control the entire operation from the […]

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End Grain Sealant – Why is it Important? Using a wax emulsion end grain sealant prevents end splitting and checking on your deck boards. To properly apply end grain sealant dip the end of your brush in the end grain sealant. Gently wipe excess sealant off along the rim. Apply evenly to the end of […]

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How do You Cut Hardwood Decking? When you cut hardwood decking…wait, before you get started, you need to wear the right safety gear. It’s important to protect your eyes, nose and mouth when cutting into exotic hardwoods. Wear safety goggles and a mask to avoid inhaling saw dust. To cut hardwood decking, you need a […]

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Installing Deck Tiles on a Terrace is Easy! Is your balcony looking under the weather? Do you wish there was a simple solution to revamping your space without doing too much work? Well, you’re in luck! Deck tiles from AdvantageLumber.com give you exactly what you need, without the sweat and tears of building a deck […]

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