Composite Materials

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Composite Fascia Installation Tips

Failure is guaranteed unless you separate the trim from the framing to allow for... More

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Installing a Composite Rail Kit

Boston-area contractor Emanuel Silva shows how he builds a durable porch and stair... More

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Tips for Deck Handrails

Join trim carpenter Frank Caputo for another segment of composite decking tips;... More

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TimberTech Legacy Collection Ashwood Decking

The latest Legacy Collection color gives the appearance of silvered lumber. More

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Boral TruExterior Trim

Low-maintenance and dimensionally stable, Boral's TruExterior Trim now comes in a... More

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JLC April Letters

Joists in an old floor, repairing a concrete slab in an old floor, and more. More

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Lee Unlimited Power Bench

This stand won a Editors’ Choice Award from Tools of the Trade magazine in 2002 because it unfolded in a minute to become a long and sturdy 18-inch-wide stand, and it had an adjustable deck height to accommodate almost any saw. More

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Trex Pebble Gray Decking and Railing

This Trex decking, which is part of the company's Select Composite system, mimics... More

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Composite Panels by Corruven

Products Editor Lauren Hunter and Alain Belanger of Corruven discuss the many... More

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New 12-Volt Drill/Drivers

The new generation of lithium-ion subcompacts are lightweight and surprisingly... More

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