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Composite Decking Questions - FAQ | MoistureShield

MoistureShield Composite Decking FAQ ... Will my deck get slippery if it gets wet? .... Does your product have some other environmental advantage that isn't ...

Moisture-Resistant Decking: How Composite Materials Beat Georgia's ...

May 11, 2017 ... If you live a wet or humid climate, you don't have to worry about moisture affecting your composite deck, as long as you're using fully-capped ...

Trex Composite Decking | McCray Lumber and Millwork

Trex is also slip-resistant, even when it is wet. With Trex composite ... Trex composite decking is an environmentally friendly decking option. Because it is made ...

Waterproof Composite Decking Material Creates a Long-Lasting Deck ...

Feb 16, 2018 ... In the saturated climate of the Pacific Northwest and in other humid ... decking material helps avoid mold and mildew problems in wet climates.

Composite Decking on a Boardwalk is a Very Bad Idea

Jul 31, 2018 ... Top 10 Reasons Why Composite Decking Is a Bad Idea for Boardwalks .... really only going to use plastic shovels in a wet and icy environment ...

Can Composite Decking Be in Contact With the Ground? | Hunker

Composite lumber is made from wood fiber or other fillers such as fiberglass or rice hulls, ... ingredients, making them a competitive environmentally conscious choice. ... but moisture is continually seeping from the ground in moist climates.

Lumberock Boat Dock Decking and Pier Decking

Lumberock Marine Grade Composite Decking for docks, piers, boardwalks and marinas that withstands harsh wet environments.

ON DECK: Sustainable Choices for Decks and Railings

Mar 12, 2015 ... If you're building in a wet or coastal region, choosing a rot-resistant material is critical. ... Although composite decking is gaining in popularity, natural wood ... on an Environmental Product Declaration for redwood decking.

Issues With Composite Decking | Home Guides | SF Gate

Composite decking boards look like wood, but they're made mostly of plastic, although ... such as the propensity to swell in wet weather and to support mold growth. ... as the sun comes out, they provide an ideal growing environment for mold.

Decking | Hood Distribution

The result is a PVC cap stock decking that has a greater resistance to UV face, .... resistance to decay, all varieties of wood boring insects and wet conditions.

Laboratory and environmental decay of wood–plastic composite boards

Apr 25, 2017 ... The flexural properties of wood–plastic composite (WPC) deck boards exposed ...... exposure conditions without decay fungi activity, and a wet/.

Wood-plastic composite - Wikipedia

Wood-plastic composites (WPCs) are composite materials made of wood fiber/wood flour and ... within LVT. This type of WPC is different than the WPC decking and is not intended for outdoor usage. ... The mechanical performance in a wet environment can be enhanced by an acetylation treatment. WFCs have good ...

Ask Wet & Forget Which Deck is Right for You? Choose Well for Years ...

Oct 31, 2014 ... Composite decking doesn't require resealing like wood does, it won't give you splinters, and it tends to be more environmentally friendly ...

All About Composite Decking | This Old House

When the less demanding plastic-composite decking appeared on the scene in the ... That kind of popularity represents a big boost for the environment, too, ... in many mixes can create uneven brownish tannin stains early on when wet, but ...

Composite Decking: Does It Really Stack Up? | Deck Talk - Fiberon

Aug 10, 2014 ... Composite decking has gone through a number of incarnations, and at ... a way that it does not have a negative impact on the environment.

Composite Decking Aberdeen and Elgin Pinefield Glass

Pinefield's Hard-wearing, attractive, low-maintenance decking for domestic and ... slip-resistant grooved surface for enhanced safety, even in wet conditions ...

Weather, Water and Wood: Composite Wins--Composite Decking ...

Jun 27, 2017 ... Accesorize your wood plastic composite deck with our all weather cladding, ... is mold and mildew that thrive in damp and wet environments.