Bullnose Ideas For A Deck? - Carpentry - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum

Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Carpentry


Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-07-2010, 10:55 AM   #1
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 22
Rewards Points: 10

Bullnose ideas for a deck?

So I got a whole bunch of Eon decking for free from a friend because he works for a former distributor who no longer carries the product because they went belly up.

(I know the product has some downfalls but I got 500 sq. ft. and the fasteners for free, that is more than enough to cover my 12x24 deck and it's saving me money so I am going to use it.....I've done some research and found some opinions on the product being fine if you follow the installation instructions well and use 1/4" spacing to deal with expansion issues, I'll take my chances....)

So the issue is.....

I was not able to get any of the Eon bullnose that goes with this decking, I would like any ideas on a simple way to fabricate my own, I was thinking about something along the lines of just getting PT 2x8's (deck frame is ground level 2x6), routing a 45 on one side of the top and wrapping the deck with it raised 7/8" so the top is flush with the top of the Eon decking.

Can I do this with 5/4 Azek trim?

I am trying to not use PT lumber but if I have to......

Any ideas would be great.

(I cannot rout the Eon deckboards, they are not solid.)



Mr. Shed is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-07-2010, 01:38 PM   #2
kwikfishron's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Kansas City/Oregon Coast
Posts: 10,208
Rewards Points: 822

If all your trying to do is face the hollow ends you can use anything you want. Treated is cheap, Azek not so cheap or go through a different distributor and get right parts.


A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words
Especially In The DIY Chatroom
kwikfishron is online now   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ideas for deck over concrete patio and beyond-pics- bdobs General DIY Discussions 11 10-22-2010 08:50 AM
Building a new deck....and creative uses of granite scrap in outdoor living space Rhizzlebop Building & Construction 9 05-15-2009 11:17 AM
Ideas for deck over concrete patio and beyond-pics- bdobs Building & Construction 6 05-10-2009 08:58 PM
Deck Design Ideas philly529 Carpentry 3 04-20-2009 08:34 PM
Deck Rebuild Ideas philly529 Building & Construction 5 04-20-2009 03:30 PM

Top of Page | View New Posts


Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1