Artistic Seams with Ipe Decking

how to hide seams such that your deck looks like
a million bucks Now instead of Dreary she has Dreamy!

ipe-framed-dividedThis Customer has a 21 x 16 foot deck. She did not want a dreary large deck. Instead she wanted something more interesting. As show below, she took 8 foot boards with a perpendicular board down the center.
Deck: Note the perpendicular divider board and framing integrating the seams into a design. This works for all size decks.
Accessory puppy not included.
Photos courtesy of Jennifer Arnold

CAUTION:Lack of ventalation will cause cupping in this application.

Original sketch. You do not need a CAD system, just an imagination and a pad.