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ProRemodeler Innovative Products: Admiral SpaceMaker Outdoor Flooring

One of the slickest systems we’ve seen to keep the area under an elevated deck dry is SpaceMaker decking. The 1-inch-thick tongue-and-groove deck boards are solid PVC with no fillers and an ASA cap. What keeps the water out is the decking’s Super Seal, a unique vulcanized silicone gasket that wraps around the tongue and is held in place via keyways (see illustration, below). When a deck board is installed, the patented gasket system, which the manufacturer claims is resilient from -100°F to 400°F, is compressed against the groove, preventing water from passing through; instead, water follows the channel between boards to the edge of the deck.

At the perimeter, an optional edge piece performs double-duty, providing an attractive “picture frame” appearance that hides the butt ends of deck boards and allows water to drain from the deck surface via slots spaced 4 feet on center…

Professional Deck Builder Article

Professional Deck Builder: Waterproof Decking

Based in two metro areas, my company builds approximately 160 outdoor living projects per year, ranging from simple, grill-holding 10×10 PT wood decks to many-thousand-square-foot oases with every currently popular design element possible. What many of these projects, regardless of complexity, have in common is the homeowner’s desire to have a dry space underneath the deck.

Until recently, the challenge has been to successfully deliver a repeatable, proven dry space that offers long-term client satisfaction. We’ve tried all sorts of approaches over the past 20 years, most of which suffer from the same premise: They allow the water to travel through the decking first and then try to divert the water away from the framing underneath…


Sugarloaf PA Country Club
The deck surface will be a new state-of-the-art composite decking by Admiral SpaceMaker. This composite decking is made of 100% virgin cellular PVC and is completely waterproof, allowing the space underneath to be utilized during wet weather. The perimeter railing will be a Feeney DesignRail horizontal wire system, providing uninterrupted views of our pristine valley and the Sugarloaf Mountain.
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Success at the 2016 Baltimore Deck Expo! 
Thank you for taking the time & stopping by our booth at the 2016 Deck Expo in Baltimore!  The 2016 Deck Expo was a huge success thanks to your support! We hope you enjoyed the exhibit and learned just how SpaceMaker is the perfect solution for elevated decks.
Such a VERY busy show! We were delighted to show you all about SpaceMaker,  THE ANSWER for Elevated Decking!!
Extreme How-To Magazine: Summer 2016  
Did you see our latest ad in Extreme How-To Magazine? As always it is so great to have so many installers & very capable DIYers… respond with such enthusiasm!
They’re all saying SpaceMaker is THE answer for elevated decking.
Professional Deck Builder Magazine: July/Aug 2016  
Professional Deck Builder Magazine is well-known as a  “go-to” source of important information for the professional.
SpaceMaker’s 4 page, pull out ad in the July/August 2016 issue generated an enormous response with an increase of over  500% in our website traffic, request for samples and certification of installers. Builders, Contractors, Architects & Multi Family Decision Makers all over now realize that SpaceMaker is THE answer for all elevated decks. They are finding that customers want the space under their deck to be dry. Contractors see that SpaceMaker is the BEST and most cost efficient way to confidently provide the customer the dry social and storage space they demand… and they also see that SpaceMaker uniquely keeps the entire substructure dry  to last longer,  look better  and make it easy to install lights, ceiling fans and speakers.
JLC Live Show Providence: February 2016  
Did you get a chance to visit us at JLC Live Providence? SpaceMaker worked side-by-side with Coastal.
The Providence JLC Live show in March 2015 was AWESOME!
The SpaceMaker booth was super-busy the entire time. It is really wonderful to be working with so many great professionals all along eastern USA. This show was a perfect kick-off for a dynamite 2015 season for SpaceMaker.
Did you see the HUGE 4 page pull-out advertisement in Professional Deck Builder Magazine?
SpaceMaker is privileged to have so many great, certified installers that recognize the beauty and sheltered outdoor living area that SpaceMaker provides their customers. AND these professionals also realize that SpaceMaker provides much-needed protection for the deck’s pressure treated substructure and fasteners. SpaceMaker is not only beautiful, it provides a dry area AND prolongs the life of the ENTIRE deck, ensuring safety and making your customer “Delighted for Deck-ades”.
Did you see SpaceMaker in the Extreme How-To Magazine?
It was great to have so many installers… and very capable DIYers… respond with such enthusiasm!
They’re all saying SpaceMaker is THE answer for elevated decking.
Did you catch us at the 2014 October Baltimore Deck Expo?
It was great to see old friends… and meet new friends.
We enjoyed a GREAT reception by distributors, dealers, builders, architects, contractors, and installers.
2014 was a fantastic year for SpaceMaker.
We’re proud to have a long list of happy customers… and every one of them “just LOVES their SpaceMaker deck”.
AND… Did you see SpaceMaker featured in Professional Deck Builder Magazine’s  “Latest Products”  Section ?
We were thrilled with the coverage and the positive reaction by so many industry professionals.