do you use different composite boards for deck stairs

Top 7 Composite Decking FAQs

3. Can grooved deck boards be used for stair treads? No, we do not recommend using grooved deck boards for stair treads for two reasons. First, the groove will be facing out and will not be aesthetically pleasing. Second (and most important), the long-term performance of the board may be compromised.【Get Price】

Amount of Deck Boards Overhang; Advantages and Limitations

Picture frame decking should overhang the fascia consistently with the stair nosing, 1” (25mm). While initially installing composite decking when you will cover the rim board with composite fascia board, you will need to overhang the decking a 1 ½” (38mm) to account for the additional 9/16” (14mm) fascia board.【Get Price】

3 Ways to Build Deck Stairs - wikiHow

You need at least 2 stringers to support your deck stairs, so use the same measurements and mark a 2 in (5.1 cm) by 12 in (30 cm) board to be cut. Use the circular saw to cut the notches and finish the cuts with a hand saw to separate another stringer from the board.【Get Price】