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Old 05-31-2010, 08:48 PM   #1
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Carpeting a deck

Can I put indoor outdoor carpet on my deck. Will it rot the wood. We can not walk on it without getting slivers.


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You can, it will trap moisture...a lot...which will rot the wood quicker
What type of wood/deck ?


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Old 05-31-2010, 09:51 PM   #3
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Indoor/outdoor is not a real carpet type. The public calls commercial carpet indoor/outdoor, but commercial carpet will fall apart if exposed to the weather. You can use turf or marine carpet outdoors, but they are not very attractive.
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