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Jun 10, 2008 ... Composite Chemistry Wood-plastic composites are made from one ... Synthetic decking comes in a range of colors and ... The wood component also can make the boards susceptible to mold, mildew, and decay.

Choose the Right Deck Material - Wood or Synthetic

Choose the Right Decking Material – Wood or Synthetic ... PVC decking ($$$) – There isn't any wood or composite material in the board but it is not ... All of our stock deck boards here at Hingham Lumber carry a 25-year stain & fade warranty ...

Wood vs. Composite Decks - --- - Great Day Improvements

Discover the benefits of both wood and composite decking options for your home. ... Vinyl Replacement Windows · Entry & Patio Doors · Storm Doors ... Composite decking typically consists of some type of plastic material, such as ... Hollow boards are cheaper than solid boards and don't tend to expand and contract as ...

Wood-plastic composite - Wikipedia

Wood-plastic composites (WPCs) are composite materials made of wood fiber/wood flour and ... Wood-plastic composites were first introduced into the decking market in the early 1990s. ... Trex Composite Decking ... WPC boards show good set of performance but monolithic composite sheets are relatively heavy (most often ...

How to Choose Between Composite and Wood Decking for Your Home

Both composite and wood decking require framing with treated wood floor joists to support ... Depending on the type of composite decking, the screws may be driven through the face of the planks or ... Advantages of Plastic Composite Deckin.

The Problems with Composite Decking | The Craftsman Blog

Today, there are still all of the wood options of yesterday, but now there are scores ... There are a multitude of problems with composite decking that show up all too ... composite decking boards that feel like a trampoline when you walk on them. .... We looked at a wide range of plastic/composite decking, and one issue that ...

Comparing Deck Materials: Wood, Wood-Composite, and PVC

Aug 31, 2018 ... While most decks use pressure-treated wood lumber for the ... PVC: Also called plastic or synthetic decking, this is made of cellular polyvinyl ...

How to Choose Composite Decking — The Family Handyman

Composite lumber decking, like Trex decking, is a great low-maintenance ... You'll also find cellular PVC and plastic lumber (HDPE—high-density polyethylene) decking, ... Installing a wood rather than composite railing reduces deck costs.

Composite Decking Vs. PVC: Which Decking Is Really Maintenance ...

Feb 5, 2018 ... PVC, both materials have a number of advantages over wood, and both have their ... They both contain synthetic materials, specifically plastics. ... of wood flour to plastic rises above 40%, composite deck boards become much ...

: Composite Decking, Railing, Fastening & Lighting

's composite decking and railing don't need to be stained or ... look and feel of real wood with the added strength of composite materials. ...... The dryspace system collects water that would normally fall through the deck boards on the ...... polymer and composite decking — and why they're leaving natural wood in ...

Materials Report: Plastic Decking | JLC Online | Exteriors, Lumber ...

Plastic and composite deck boards offer real advantages, but they require a ... you switch from wood to a plastic or a wood-plastic composite will depend on the ... with PVC (polyvinyl chloride), the same polymer used for vinyl siding and plastic ...