By Lauren Hunter. The number of options available in composite decking can be dizzying (just see this chart ), but the lumber industry wants to simplify that by suggesting a single best option for deck building: wood. A recently published life cycle assessment (LCA) comparing pressure treated wood (PTW)
Timberlast composite decking is an engineered deck board that is an ideal solution for those who want to have a deck that has the look and feel of a real timber deck, but don't want to deal with rotting, splintering, splitting and the other downfalls associated with aging timber. With Timberlast, you can enjoy a deck that will
The resulting board of composite decking is usually heavier than wood but not as strong. But composite decking is resistant to rot, doesn't warp, won't give people splinters, and doesn't need to be painted, stained or sealed. The color of most composite decking will fade somewhat after the initial installation. Homeowners
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Our helpful guide on how to clean composite decking and cladding will ensure your products look brand new for years to come! The durable polymer outer shell encapsulates the boards to form an impermeable layer that protects from scratching, staining and fading and despite composite decking offering
Tell dealers a species or grade of wood and, more likely than not, they can envision exactly what you're talking about and detail its qualities. But then try "It's not a highly repeatable process," says Tom Gramlich, chief operating officer of , which makes composite and PVC decks, porches, railing, and trim.