Kuiken Brothers is now stocking Fiberon Horizon Ipe & Rosewood deck boards. Yes, this is a composite product! As stunning as it is strong, Fiberon® Horizon® decking with patent pending PermaTech™ innovation is designed to last. A breakthrough in composite decking materials, it is the perfect union of natural beauty, cutting-edge technology and the ultimate in low maintenance. Could outdoor living possibly get any easier for your clients? You be the judge.
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BUILDING IT BETTER
with Gary Katz
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Why Miters Move
For decades I’ve heard contractors say that moldings and flooring material-all finish wood products, must “acclimate” to the job. I’ve heard some pretty specific time-tables for acclimation, too: some people say acclimation requires 24 hours, though I’ve also heard 48 hours.
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Why Moisture Content Matters
Most of the trim material we use today comes from new growth wood, trees that are harvested before they’ve reached even 24 in. in diameter. New growth softwood is almost all sapwood, which means it’s not nearly as durable as heartwood, it won’t resist rot or decay nearly as well.
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