Articles by: pocobuilding

See how Penofin Hardwood Oil brings this Southern California Ipe hardwood deck to life! Easy to apply and maintain, Penofin’s unique formula is designed specifically to enhance the grain and natural rich colour of hardwoods like Ipe, Tigerwood, Batu, Teak, Mahogany, and many other hardwood species. Only Penofin’s Hardwood Oil can penetrate dense hardwoods that need […]

In this how-to feature, we’re going to show you how easy it is to install Shantex Deck Tiles. This system is designed for DIY homeowner installation and as you’ll see from the videos below – installation really is a snap! Shantex Deck Tiles can be installed on top of any existing surfaces such as wood decks, vinyl […]

Finding a cost-effective solution for how to waterproof a deck in order to provide a usable outdoor living space underneath has long been an often expensive problem. Traditionally – Vinyl Decking has been the solution, but what if you want a more attractive product on your decking surface, like Exotic Hardwood or Composites like Trex? Well […]

A common question we get in regards to products branded as ‘low-maintenance’ is “how often do I need to clean it?” The answer is that all exterior building materials require regular cleaning in order to keep them looking in tip top shape. In the case of Trex, simply cleaning seasonally (or as needed) with soap and water is […]

RailSimple Traditional Wood Railing Systems combine the contemporary clean lines of a powder-coated low maintenance baluster with the simplicity of a pre-drilled railing. Create a dramatic look with the natural warmth, beauty, and strength of wood railing, combined with a modern blend of style, convenience, and low maintenance of metal balusters. Follow these short How-To Videos […]

ProBuilt Aluminium Deck Railings are EASY to install! The entire ProBuilt Aluminium railing system is designed to be simple to assemble and engineered to be installed quickly and easily with professional results. On this page, we can get you started on a Tools List, Step by Step Instructions, and a detailed check list on ‘Things […]

Learn How-To safely cut a spacer for ProBuilt DIY Aluminum Railings using a piece of scrap wood as protection. For more installation instructions – please refer to the Manufacturer’s Installation Guide ProBuilt Aluminum Deck Railings are EASY to install! The entire ProBuilt aluminum railing system is designed to be simple to assemble and engineered to […]

Concrete is one of the most economical, versatile and durable building materials available. With our help, you can pour and finish a concrete slab, build a sidewalk, patio, or floor with QUIKRETE concrete mixes no matter your skill level. Find out just about everything you need to know by watching the video below. We’ve even included a […]

With Välinge’s patented Click System you can install Vinyl Flooring 2x Faster than previous systems. The 2G and 5G profiles have both been optimized for thin but resilient products. The 2G angling locking profile is available for 3 mm flooring products and the 5G fold down system is available for flooring products in thicknesses down to […]

Wednesday February 3rd 2016 Come and chat with experts from AFA Forest Products about the latest technology Laminate, Vinyl and Engineered Hardwood Flooring products. AFA exclusive and new to market Boreal Flooring Laminates provide the look of Hardwood at a fraction of the price and with unbeatable performance to boot. We’ll be featuring product demonstrations on Vinyl […]