Model # 143849

Internet #203208275

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WeatherShield 4-1/2 ft. x 4 in. x 4 in. Pressure-Treated Wood Double V-Groove Deck Post
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WeatherShield

4-1/2 ft. x 4 in. x 4 in. Pressure-Treated Wood Double V-Groove Deck Post

  • Renewable resource and environmentally friendly
  • Pressure treated against rot and decay
  • Provides modern look to decks and other outdoor projects
$10.97 /each

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Product Overview

This double V-groove deck post adds classic, decorative charm to your outdoor living space. Pressure treatment protects it from termites, fungal decay and rot. It's an idea choice for a variety of outdoor applications. Ideas include decks, play sets, stair support, landscape design and other outdoor projects where deck posts will be exposed to the elements. This deck post is compatible with aluminum and carbon steel (black iron) fasteners.

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  • 100% solid wood made from southern yellow pine and pressure treated with MCA (micronized copper azole) for long life
  • Used to provide support and rigidity when installing a rail system, this post is suitable for exterior use in commercial or residential applications
  • Natural wood finish may be stained or painted for a customized look
  • 4 in. x 4 in. x 54 in.
  • Compatible with aluminum and carbon steel (black iron) fasteners

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I installed 4x4 posts in ground, encased in concrete. The have all rotted, even the top rails, along with some of the 5/4x6 floor boards.

For now I would like to know what to do about the 4x4 posts in ground. These were pressure treated Thank you Steve
Asked by: Zoomer
Please contact your local PRO associate to discuss your warranty.
Answered by: weathershield
Date published: 2016-05-27

Have these post been Kin dried after treatment. Can they be painted immediately or must you wait 6 months before paintin

Asked by: tony
Tony - these deck posts are not kiln dried. To determine when to paint or stain the post, drip water onto the surface. If the water quickly absorbs into the wood it's time to apply  — If the water droplets bead up, your post is protected.
Answered by: weathershield
Date published: 2016-09-13

can i get a longer deck post - 5 or 6 foot same design

Asked by: james
Thank you for your recent inquiry with The Home Depot. It sounds like you may need to special order your item. Please visit your nearest Home Depot Store and speak to one of our experienced associates at the Special Services desk. For any other questions, please call us at HomeDepot.com Customer Service 800-430-3376. Thank you for shopping Home Depot.
Answered by: THDSupport
Date published: 2016-05-10

Can you put a cap on this post?

Asked by: chantal
Yes, a 4 in x 4 in wood post cap will fit on this post.
Answered by: weathershield
Date published: 2016-05-27

I need this post with a notched base. Can you supply?

Asked by: fish
We no longer offer notched posts.
Answered by: weathershield
Date published: 2016-06-15

what is the difference between a deck post and a newel post?

Asked by: l8rg8rs
A newel post usually has a symmetrical design that has manufactured by turning on a lathe.
Answered by: weathershield
Date published: 2017-01-12

Are the 2X's and balusters made from the same material available? I would like to get all for my deck.

Home Depot has a great video showing all the materials but I can't find the materials anywhere.
Asked by: Touchdown
Depending on your geographic location, species of wood may vary. Please contact your local lumber associate to discuss.
Answered by: weathershield
Date published: 2016-05-27
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Customer Reviews

4-1/2 ft. x 4 in. x 4 in. Pressure-Treated Wood Double V-Groove Deck Post is rated 3.4 out of 5 by 5.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from GOOD ITEM THESE MAKE A PRETTY POST FOR DECKS THESE MAKE GREAT POSTS ON DECKS, AND THEY ARE PRETTY WITH THE CUT-OUTS ON TOP
Date published: 2016-10-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Nice design at top, a bit longer than standard 4 foot posts It is pressure treated without that annoying green or brown color. We purchased these posts for several reasons: they are a bit longer than the standard 4 foot length, thus fitting perfectly into our project needs; The top has a more intricate design than most regular deck posts. We topped it off with a black cap (purchased elsewhere) to give it a finished look and to better match the LIGHTNING RAIL that we also purchased at Home Depot (see separate review on it); the price was right in line with redwood 4 foot posts; and perhaps best of all - the shipping was free and fairly quick. I only give it GOOD quality because there are some splits in the wood in some places. I don't think it will affect it long term, and it was not a deal breaker, but appearance wise, its not as 'pretty' as a sleek looking brand new piece of redwood. But, perhaps, for you, that splitting is the rustic look you want to have? It sealed really well with BEHR Waterproofing Wood Finish.
Date published: 2014-08-12
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Pressure Treated Posts Home Depot has been very good about working with me on the issues I had with these post. Great Customer Service!. Having said that---the quality of the post are poor. Almost every post had blemishes and cracks in them. In order to use these I spent nearly 20 mins hand sanding each post and bought wood filler to fix the larger imperfections. Out of the 30 post that I received maybe 6 or 7 were ok to use with just sanding. Also after installing them and attaching the rails you would have to cut compound angels to make them fit tightly due to the twists in the posts. This was very time consuming. I suppose it would make a big difference if you could hand select them yourself, not possible with an on line order. I wish I would have just bought good pressure treated lumber and capped them.
Date published: 2014-10-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Home depot is the best... Very fast service, quality of wood was superior . HD is the best!
Date published: 2014-05-13
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Twisted Bought 16, returnded 3, tisted and warped. most had splits.
Date published: 2014-12-30
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