There are boards made of wood, plastic, plant material, aluminum, and even recycled carpet fiber. Colors and styles continue to multiply. Dealers accounted for two thirds of the sales of composite decking and railing products in 2010, Principia says. Its recent survey of dealers nationwide found that eight
As much as three quarters of all wood plastic composite decking is made with polyethylene (recycled or virgin), a soft plastic that's used for plastic bags and a variety . LockDry says its decking stays cool under foot and can span 30 inches in residential construction (24 inches for commercial applications).
Wood plastic composite decking are made from a process that results in consistent, low maintenance decking performance. You'll never be burdened with fading, splintering or warping. Many of the composite decking materials Hickory Dickory Decks' installs come with a minimum 25 year residential product warranty.
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How to Choose a Deck Material That Is Right for You However, thanks to an explosion of composite lumber, plastic decking and hardwood imports, there's now a dizzying array of decking available. Whether you're breaking However, CCA hasn't been used in residential lumber since December 2003. Today's PT lumber
Once upon a time, residential deck floors were made of boards nailed to a framework. About 85% of them still are. That percentage is slowly shrinking but will probably be a strong majority for a long time. There are hundreds of different deck flooring materials made from wood, plastic, metal and wood plastic composite
This article series includes excerpts or adaptations from Best Practices Guide to Residential Construction, by Steven Bliss, courtesy of Wiley & Sons. Also see our BOOK REVIEW of that book. Figure 4 2: Decay resistant wood plastic comosite decking (C). Many composite deck materials, like , use a high percentage of
For me, part of the challenge of custom remodeling has been the opportunity to try something new. When I saw the potential to combine an interesting deck design and new materials, I immediately went to my prospective clients, who received the ideas enthusiastically. From their house near Long Island Sound, my
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