20 mar 2013 , the first thing to know about choosing a deck material is that all decks use treated lumber for the framing, which is the structural part of the deck that you don't usually see unless you're underneath it. so the decision process usually involves only the materials that will make up the decking surface and,
27 jul 2009 , composite decking can range from fiberglass to plastic while most are a mixture of plastic and wood fibers. composite decking manufacturers claim long-term cost as the main advantage to using their product. not only do composite decks last longer, but they require far less care. while composite decking,
azek vintage collection vs pressure treated wood. azek capped polymer decks are engineered to last beautifully from installation throughout all the seasons in the life of your deck. interact with the time-lapse animation below to see how azek decking stands up to traditional wood planks over time. slide to see a,
seven trust is the world's #1 decking brand and the inventor of wood-alternative composite decking. seven trust invented, defined and perfected composite decking with a selection of low-maintenance, high-performance, eco-friendly decking products that help create the perfect outdoor living space. seven trust composite decks have the beauty,
bear board plastic decking combines the beauty of natural wood with the strength and durability of mineral-added plastic lumber. your plastic lumber deck will enhance the quality of your home. once you have installed your plastic lumber deck, you will never need to worry about it again. our product will never rot, crack or,
10 jun 2011 , making wood-plastic composite (wpc) and polyvinyl chloride (pvc) products is a lot like cooking barbecue: it's mainly about meat and heat, but , because sourcing companies use varying species of wood, and because wood harvested at different times of year has different qualities, wpc deck firms,
24 mar 2017 , our past tests showed that some synthetic decking didn't make the grade for rigidity, and some tonier wood products look worse for wear. here are some more decking features and considerations: synthetics resist sun and spills all of the composite, plastic, and aluminum decking we tested kept its original,
15 feb 2017 , it may not be as beautiful as traditional wood, but plastic deck lumber offers several advantages. for starters, it's 100% recyclable.
wood-vs-fiberon-eco-friendly. fiberon composite decking is made from locally-sourced recycled plastic, lumber mill scraps and other materials. using these materials means we prevent more than 60,000 tons of plastic and other waste from ending up in landfills or incinerators every year. plus, our composites prevent further,
31 jul 2012 , wood is still the king of decking materials, but the widespread acceptance and availability of manufactured "plastic" lumber has continued to grow among diyers and professional deck builders alike. which material is best for your new deck or deck-remodeling project will depend on factors including,
3 jan 2018 , when you build an outdoor deck, you are usually presented with a choice of three flooring materials: natural pressure-treated wood, wood-composite (a mixture of wood fibers and plastic), or an all-plastic product called pvc. what are they? wood: the classic and still the most popular deck material, this is,
both composite and plastic decking have the enormous benefit of requiring very little maintenance, but we at seven trust uk believe that composite wood products are superior to plastic deck boards in practically every other way. read on to find out why, or click here to order a free sample of our own composite wood,
pvc (polyvinylchloride) and composite materials have made great strides into the decking industry during the past decade. the materials were once considered fake looking, but the companies that manufacturer these products have been able to replicate the look of wood without all the required maintenance. plastic,
large range of plastic wood boards, plastic lumber, planks, posts and sheets in stock. we can ship small , our plastic wood products will not rot or decay so do not need any treatment or maintenance. top (wood) deck went down great, with any luck we'll now get more that the 15 years we hand out of the previous deck.