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Tittle:Why Poor Deck Construction Can Kill
Get aware of the importance of quality deck construction and why a poor construction can be very
Every year, there are a number of fatal accidents because of poor deck construction. Sometimes it can lead to serious
injury and even death to. This is the reason why one must be very careful when getting deck construction Toronto
done and look for only experience companies like Eagle Fencing. There are continually surfacing and growing
reports about life threatening collapses due to low quality in deck construction. Thankfully, awareness has grown
over the years and much has been done t address safety issues for residential fencing Toronto as well as decks
A strong example of safety protocol that is followed in the industry is regarding deck and stair and the hardware
like anchors, screws, hangers, etc to be in direct contact with the pressure treated wood, when making decks. The
galvanic corrosion between the galvanizing and high copper content of the wood is severe and the wood can corrode
within months. If your Toronto decks company ignores this aspect, an accident is simply waiting to happen. It is
essential to place a blockade between the pressure treated wood and galvanized hardware.
Eagle Fencing is a trusted name when it comes to deck construction Toronto and is very aware of the latest safety
protocols followed in the industry. The number of injuries caused by outdoor porches and deck stairs are only
getting common. This is because of the cost cutting corners applied by the deck construction company as well as
casual attitude followed by the home owners. Deck and stair injuries are on the increase and this is why one must
pay utmost attention to the quality of deck construction.
Majority of the injuries are because of a structural failure as the elements of the wood deck are exposed to weather
and have a limited life span too. It is also very essential to get your deck Toronto inspected for signs of wood decay
and any deterioration that can be repaired immediately. We find that more attention is being given to the post's
strength and there are new directives in the industry that ask for the post to support a minimum of 200 lbs. This is
important for all structural sections of the overall decking and garden fence Toronto plans.
Whatever kind of deck you are looking for, just make sure to choose the right company for making the deck. Follow
the safety guidelines and ensure that the company is not following any short cuts. Stairs are one of the most
overlooked area of deck construction. The company should be reputed and make use of quality material and exhibit
high standards in workmanship. Go through the safety guidelines that are revise every year and ensure that the
company is aware of these and takes the safety aspects very seriously.
Dorothy Thomas has penned down many articles on residential fencing Toronto and is a well followed writer.
Here, he talks about construction of decks.