Let your deck shine with invisible fastening solutions
Trex Fasteners – Secret Fix
Innovation has inspired every one of our performance-grade outdoor liking products, right down to our efficient installation techniques and smart tools and hardware. In pursuit of the perfect deck, all Trex® decking lines come with a hidden installation option.
When using grooved-edge boards, our hidden fastening system installs between the deck boards, fastening them to the hoists with no visible screw heads on the walking surface. This precision also creates perfectly consistent spacing between the boards for a flawless look across the entire deck. This system includes a few simple components:
The Universal Fastener
Each box contains 90 clips, 90 screws and driver bit. Each bucket contains 900 clips, 900 screws and two driver bits. Easy to follow instructions can be found here – Trex Installation Instructions.
- Available in 5sqm boxes
- Available in
50sqmbucket for large decking jobs
The Start Clip
These are black, stainless steel fasteners exclusively for Trex composite decking and used to install the first row of deck boards so there are no exposed fixings. Each bag contains 36 clips, 36 screws and driver bit. Easy to follow instructions can be found here – Trex Installation Instructions.
- Available in 40sqm bags
Snap-Loc Clip for Trex
KlevaKlip is a multi-board, secure ground decking system that offers steady self-gapping between the boards.
The newest Snap-LOC clips let the boards to be snapped into the LOC Clip as simply as a person walking the board to fasten at the clips. The tines of the clip flex
How to Install a Snap – Loc Clip for Trex®
Benefits of SNAP – LOC Clip
- Adds aesthetic appeal to your home – your deck has a clean finish without any bulging or protruding of nails and screws
- Made from high-quality engineered polymer materials
- Speedy fixing system, offering up to double the speed of the conventional hidden fixing systems
- East to install – foolproof and anyone can do it
- Offers correct gapping and access between boards as part of the system
- Dove-tail joiner ensuring no run-outs in your deck
- Fix to joists with connector nails, screws or by nail gun
- Can be used with steel or timber joists
- Usable on hardwood deck boards
- Easily used with biscuit-type clips in curved and angled areas
- Non-corrosive and tolerant in high corrosion areas
* When low bolts are required at low heights, the end of the both will need cutting off. This is to avoid bolts from bulging past the top of the floor joist.
** Only when Joist Supports are being used.
Starborn Deckfast CAP-TOR
100 packet Epoxy coated for
Starborn’s Cap-Tor xd screws are designed to meet the highest standards for performance, ease of use and value. For a complete guide to picking the right deck fastener.
Epoxy Coated Steele
Approved for use with ACQ treated lumber.
100 packet 316 stainless steel for timber; 1750 bucket 316 stainless steel for timber; Colours: Gravel Path, Lava Rock, Spiced Rum, Tiki Torch, Pebble Grey, Honey brown.
Starborn’s Cap-Tor / Cap-Tor xd screws are designed to meet the highest standards for performance, ease of use and value. For a complete guide to picking the right deck fastener, Please contact us (08)9240 7343.
GRADES 305 AND 316 STAINLESS STEEL
Headcote Cap-Tor / Cap-Tor xd screws are available in Grade 305 stainless steel for excellent corrosion resistance. For locations close to or on the water, especially salt water, Grade 316 stainless steel will provide even greater corrosion resistance.
Approved for use with ACQ treated lumber.
Starborn Deckfast Metal
5sqm box stainless steel clip and screw for metal; 40sqm bag stainless steel clip and crew for metal.
Trex® Elevations™ and Other Steel and Aluminium Deck Framing Systems
More and more architects and deck builders are using metal joist substructures in order to create longer lasting, lower maintenance decks. Deckfast Metal is the first line of deck screws designed specifically for this application. This versatile fastener can be used to attach every type of decking – PVC, composite,
Deckfast Metal deck screws are approved for use with Trex Elevations steel deck framing and Wahoo® Decks DryJoist® and DryJoistEZ systems. It is a high-performance fastener that allows architects and builders to provide their clients with clean, uniform and long-lasting metal joist decks – something that was previously not possible without considerable time and effort.
Deckfast Metal fasteners are available loose as well as collated for use with the Muro Auto Feed Screw Driving system, the system preferred by professionals for both its speed and ease of use.
Buildex TEKS Select™ for all Steel-to-Steel and Bracket Connections in Trex Elevations Steel Deck Framing
Starborn distributes Buildex Teks Select 10-16 x 3/4” fasteners, approved for use with Trex Elevations. Teks Select fasteners are dual hardened and have a Climaseal ACRTM finish. Teks Select fasteners can be used for all Elevations steel-to-steel and bracket connections, as directed in the Trex Elevations Installation Guide.
Trex® and Elevations™ are trademarks of Trex Company, Inc. Teks®, Teks Select™