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Old 05-17-2013, 05:26 PM   #1
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I am installing 5/4 x 6 treated decking on 16 ic. There is aprox 300 s/f of decking. How many 2 1/2 screws do I need to purchase?

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Old 05-17-2013, 07:28 PM   #2
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1188 plus this and that, 1300 would be a good count to budget for.

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Make sure you used the proper screws for treated wood. A ceramic coated screw is best. A couple of pounds of screws is my guess.
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