Sometimes deck repair is the best way to get the deck you need. Repairing your deck can save money, and be a faster option to get your deck ready to go. Franklin Refined can rebuild, reboot, and refinish your existing deck in the Franklin, TN area.
Deck repair requires inspection for damaged or decayed wood, assessment of needs for repair, repair or replacement, and refinishing. Our professional deck contractors can make your old deck look new again.
Franklin Refined Decks and Porches is your #1 deck repair contractor for the Williamson County area in middle Tennessee.
What are some of the things involved in deck repair?
Removing old rotting and rusted nails or screws.
Sometimes older decks screw and nails are in bad shape from weather and aging.
Occasionally you can flip a board
There are instances where, to get more life out of your deck, you may be able to remove the fasteners and flip boards over to their underside that hasn't weathered as much. While this isn't always a possibility, it's one of the options we can visit.
Inspect your joists
Inspect the joists underneath your deck for signs of rotting. We will remove any rotted portions of joists. Sometimes cosmetic repairs can be made with wood putty, but in order to properly make structural repairs, it will require wood replacement or additional joists.
Reinforce a joist
When looking at how to repair a deck, reinforcing a joist will be an important part for consideration. One simple way that can be occasionally used, is that a damaged joist can be repaired by adding new wood to the side of the damaged wood. It can strengthen the existing wood without full replacement. More often however, it will require full replacement of that piece of wood.
Reinforce a joist
When looking at how to repair a deck, reinforcing a joist will be an important part for consideration. One simple way that be occationally used, is that a damaged joist can be repaired by adding new wood to the side of the damaged wood.
Replace the joist
If the joist must be replaced, the first thing is to support the framework surrounding the joist to be removed. If we are working high above the ground, scaffolding will likely be needed. We replace the joist to create a strong foundation for your deck repair.
Add your new decking
Stain can be used before we install the new decking to match up to existing wood. We then use decking screws or nails to align and secure your new decking to the structure.
Enjoy your new decking
We can't leave this important step out of your deck repair! Once we finish your deck repair, you need to get on it and enjoy it to the fullest! Whether you have a family bbq, relaxing meditation spot, or morning coffee spot, it's time to put your deck to good use.
Tell your friends and family about us
We believe in doing things right, and hope you'll feel taken care of on your deck repair. It would be amazing if you'd share your experience and have them call us for a free estimate.