Decks, deck materials add real appeal

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Arch Treatment Technologies — www.archchemicals.com/Fed/WOLW/Homeowners/projects.htm
Wolmanized Residential Outdoor Wood, wood protected by copper azole preservative for long-term resistance to termite damage and fungal decay, is suitable for deck platforms, railings, understructure and in-ground columns. Its copper azole preservative is becoming the most common choice for treated wood in residential applications. Wolmanized L3 Outdoor Wood, for out-of-ground applications such as deck platforms and railings, has low impact on coatings, woodworking tools and the environment. It is pressure-treated with a carbon-based preservative and Stabilyzr water repellent, with no copper to conflict with paint or corrode metal hardware.

Atlantis Rail — products.construction.com/Manufacturer/Atlantis-Rail-Systems-NST44344/overview
Atlantis Rail’s line of low maintenance stainless steel railing systems offer unobstructed views to fit any situation. Five models offer infill options of cable railing, balusters and glass panels that mix wood or vinyl with the modern look of stainless steel. Cable infill is attached by patented RailEasy tensioners, which secure the wire with simple hand tools. For a completely stainless steel railing system, Atlantis has SunRail, a modular system that gives a custom look. To finish the project, Atlantis offers MicroStar LED lighting.

CorrectDeck – www.correctdeck.com/
CorrectDeck CX ultra-low maintenance, PVC-free decking and railing products utilize an entirely new decking technology that incorporates anti-microbial product protection into each deck board, railing or trim component. This process fully encapsulates any exposed wood fibers, adding improved resistance to color fade, stains, and mold and mildew. Matching decking, railing and fascia colors include: Pebble, Sage, Coastal Grey, Cedar, Mahogany, and Merlot.  

Leland Industries — www.lelandindustries.com/
Leland Industries is a domestic manufacturer producing a complete line of decking screws, lag screws and bolts. “Master Decker” Super 8s are available in #8-9-10 diameters up to 6 inches long. Leland’s specially formulated DT1700 plating system for ACQ lumber is available as a coating on deck screws and bolts. All products receive a base plating of JS500 prior to coating. Leland’s powder coated finish is available to color match railing bolts to railing colors and assures no red rust.
Stainless steel is available for all products.

Post Protector  — www.postprotector.com/
Guard against premature post decay resulting from moisture, micro organisms, insect infestation, concrete encasement, soil contact and inconsistent post quality with Post Protector. Introduced 10 years ago in the post-frame industry, Post Protector is available to complement and protect decks, pergolas, sunrooms and other “post in the ground” projects.

Timber Technologies — www.timber-technologies.com/
The company manufactures treated beams in accordance with AWPA C28. SYP beams, which can be used for decks, are available in 3-1/4, 5-1/4 and 7-inch widths up to 60 feet long. Glue laminated beams can be ordered with CA or borate treatments. Uses include decks, porches, trellises, balconies, bridge girders. Glue lam beams can reduce the need for posts to give customers a clear view.

Titan Metal Works — www.splitstop.com/
SplitStop High Performance wood and composite deck screws exceed the installer’s expectation. Wood screws deliver low-torque, split-eliminating performance, even in dense hardwoods, and are available in interior and exterior finishes, including ACQ rated and stainless. Titan III Composite Screws are designed to reduce compression within dense composite decking, atypical of existing dual-threaded competitive options, providing nearly effortless drive characteristics, less splitting and no mushrooming. Available in three sizes and four ACQ-rated colors and in a collated 2-1/2 inch version.

Viance  — www.treatedwood.com/
Ecolife Stabilized Weather-Resistant Wood is an environmentally friendly nonmetallic preservative for wood that reduces cracking, splitting, and warping, enhancing the beauty and long-term performance of every type of deck project. Ecolife Stabilized Weather-Resistant Wood is less corrosive to fasteners and can be used in direct contact with aluminum. AWPA Standardized and ICC-ES approved, Ecolife improves the stability of wood, and the built-in water repellant makes decks greener, look better and last longer.

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