A leaky vinyl deck is no joke, and without prompt attention can soon turn into a major problem for your home. So how do you locate the source of vinyl deck leaks in order to begin repairs? It may seem straightforward, but water can be wily – so finding where water is gaining access versus
Even in the hottest part of the year, through the remainder, many parts of North America are still susceptible to large volumes of rain. Choosing the right waterproof decking is all the more important to protect your deck and the underlying structures. Tuff Industries explores waterproof decking and the advantages of choosing the right vinyl
We all have families, friends, and loved ones that we want to spend time with, and if that time is spent on a deck you want to make sure it’s safe. Tuff Industries explores just how vinyl deck surfaces make for better, safer decks, and why you should consider installing a vinyl deck membrane One:
We see the headlines, but we rarely connect the fact that deck collapses happen more often than we think. During National Deck Safety Month, Tuff Industries wants to help homeowners understand the causes and ensure that their vinyl deck is safe. Here are just a few of the headlines in recent years: Six injured, one
May is deck safety month, and at Tuff Industries we take deck safety very seriously. Whether you have a vinyl deck or a different type of deck surface, it’s important to look your deck over to ensure that it’s safe before you start hosting any backyard get-togethers. Feel free to check out the North American
You’ve seen the infomercials – why wouldn’t you just paint an old deck, rather than install vinyl decking? In just one weekend you could have a deck that looks amazing! Like the adage, if it’s too good to be true, it probably is – and that goes double for deck painting. We’ll explain why you’re
We all know the different types of roofing material (asphalt, wood, metal, etc.), but there’s one type of roofing material that’s just a bit different than the rest: waterproof roof decking. Although it’s a waterproof roofing material it has an extra quality: it’s walkable. That means that not only does it act as a roof
When you think about it, waterproof decks have to deal with a lot of factors. Decks need to maintain their structural integrity, protect the underlying surface, and stay looking great through bad weather and traffic. If the slope of a waterproof deck is not enough to clear water, standing puddles can cause issues. Additionally, areas
Making major repairs on a home can be a hassle, one that we all love to postpone. With vinyl roof decks, however, delaying repairs could lead to major structural damage to your home. Additionally, it could compromise the safety of your vinyl roof deck. Before you jump in with a full vinyl roof deck replacement,
Here’s a common homeowner question: Once you settle into your new (or new-to-you) home (or have been settled for a few years), should you hire someone for a vinyl deck inspection? When? How often? Don’t worry – Tuff Industries has the answer and all the details. Why get vinyl deck inspection? The primary reason you should
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