grooved composite deck makes a howling noise

Why do railings whistle in the wind? The Sound Blog

Aug 26, 2013 I was recently emailed by Matthew W. Shepherd about a recording he made of wind whistling through railings. Unfortunately, Matthew didn't have the best recording equipment available, but you can still hear the tones above the general rustling wind noise. So how is the sound made? 【Get Price】

Top 77 Reviews and Complaints about Composite Decking

Had a new manufactured home put in and a large 50'x8' deck put in with a 8' side trim. Looked alright the first year. Then the side trim boards have started to warp. Bow in and out and the ends where they meet have bowed outward pulling the screws with them. Makes for a very unprofessional end product after 【Get Price】

Whistling Deck - - YouTube

Dec 19, 2015 deck installed by my neighbor, uses the "hidden fasteners" boards, which will "howl" under windy conditions. This video is from a lower wind day, where only one board is making noise. Depending on the wind strength, two or three more can create a very dissonant chord (at the 90+ decibel range, 【Get Price】

Understanding Composite Decks Design/Build Decks in Lincoln

Composite materials are commonly made of a combination of wood fibers and plastic bonded by heat and pressure. The theory is that the wood fiber helps the plastic resist UV deterioration while the plastic coats the wood to resist fading and insect damage. The practice is getting closer to the theory, but the products are not 【Get Price】

Howling Buildings: Find & Cure Howling Noises at or Around

We just had our deck rebuilt, changing the warped wood for grooved composite boards held together by hidden fasteners. The new deck makes a howling sound when the wind blows. We ruled out the deck balusters and railing, so we know it is something to do with the decking. Our builder is as stumped as are we. 【Get Price】

decking makes a loud whistling sound when windy Jun 27

Mar 7, 2015 I saved for 2 years to have a 2nd story deck replaced.I was very excited to have my old rotting deck replaced with composite decking. However I quickly realized the decking created a completely different problem I never dreamed I would have. With even a slight breeze a loud whistling noise comes 【Get Price】

New deck makes a howling sound when it's windy This Old House

We just had our deck rebuilt, changing the warped wood for grooved composite boards held together by hidden fasteners. The new deck makes a howling sound when the wind blows. We ruled out the deck balusters and railing, so we know it is something to do with the decking. Our builder is as stumped as are we. 【Get Price】

Help- our new deck makes howling noise - Houzz

Nov 24, 2016 In frequent high winds on the coast our new decking makes harmonic howling noise. It disturbs us and I fear others We are experimenting by covering parts most effected with weights. Nothing works. Any advice? I've read others have a similar problem but I haven't read if anyone has solved their 【Get Price】

Hideaway Stainless Steel Hidden Fastener System - DecksDirect

Hideaway Hidden Fastening System is designed specifically for grooved deck boards. The Hideaway for . These clips offer the same quick and easy installation resulting in a fastener-free deck surface, however these clips are made of stainless steel offering superior durability. These clips are designed 【Get Price】