What redwood grade should be used for my deck posts or fence posts?


fence posts

Use all heartwood grades, such as Construction Heart, for applications on or near the ground. These grades should also be used for deck beams and joists which are within six to twelve inches of the ground.

for more information on redwood grades view the Adobe Acrobat version of Redwood Grades & Uses

for more information on redwood fences view the Adobe Acrobat version of Redwood--Fences Practical Elegances

 

deck spans

 

last updated: October 3, 1997