lightest weight composit decking or pvc

the latest in pvc decking plus a lightweight paver for

apr 27 2015 the decking core is made from cellular pvc that is strong yet considerably lighter than wood composite. this core is then wrapped in a tough pvc cap designed to stand up to wear while being highly stain scratch and stain resistant. in short the collection combines the best of both materials. or course it's【Get Price】

vekadeck - features and benefits of cellular pvc decking boards

easily fastened easily accepts nails deck screws or hidden fasteners. light weight cellular extrusion process yields low specific gravity making vekadeck lighter than wood and composite materials. easy to clean impervious to the most common environmental contaminates and cleans with mild soap and water.【Get Price】

should you build your deck from wood or plastic?

jul 31 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 replaced existing deck with new composite decking. these two woods are also lightweight and easy to cut and fasten with nails or screws.【Get Price】

what is the difference between composite and pvc decking

feb 6 2017 pvc: solid cellular pvc; sweep or hose off when dirty; enhanced wood look with colors patterns and undulation; lighter weight; 30-year limited fade & stain plus limited lifetime against material defects termites rotting cracking cupping and more; maximum durability; the most mold and mildew resistant【Get Price】

pvc decking explained: what is it made of? - azek

oct 15 2016 read about the benefits of pvc decking and see why it's the #1 choice for durability. pvc decking products are made from polyvinyl chloride a man-made synthetic resin that is created through the polymerization of vinyl chloride. pvc decking is significantly lighter than other decking materials.【Get Price】

pvc decking - a wood alternative decking product deck

feb 15 2017 another bonus for the contractor or diyer: the boards are lightweight so they are easier to carry and work with than other options. pvc decking is flame construction best practices: neither pvc nor composite decking products are made to support a deck structurally. the boards must be installed over【Get Price】

10 things you should know about composite decking by tom

these products can be identified by their lack of wood fiber and their much lighter weight compared to wpcs. the one drawback to pvc boards is their strength. they are a little softer to walk on compared to cap-stock or composite products. if you use pvc decking i recommend a frame system that is 12” on center rather【Get Price】

why composite decking is better now than ever before - builddirect

feb 29 2016 during extrusion the wood fiber and plastic are mixed together and forced through an opening that produces pieces with a fairly regular shape and size. during compression this adds to the lightweight nature of composite decking and how easy it is to manage on site during an installation. browse for【Get Price】

ask a mccoy's pro - pros and cons of composite decking - youtube

aug 20 2013 mccoy's expert tom hastings tells us that years ago when composite decking first came out it was 50% wood and 50% plastic which added years to the life of an outdoor deck. the only problem was that water was still able to creep into that material and damage the 50% wood made up of a mixture of【Get Price】

lightweight pvc decking for park homes caravans & lodges

park deck pvc decking from dura composites is lightweight waterproof & stain resistance ideal for caravans lodge homes leisure parks & holiday complexes.【Get Price】

lightweight composite decking - alibaba

alibaba.com offers 2085 lightweight composite decking products. about 37% of these are engineered flooring 1% are plastic flooring and 1% are wood flooring. a wide variety of lightweight composite decking options are available to you such as wood-plastic composite flooring engineered bamboo flooring and laminate【Get Price】

armadillo deck composite decking - designed for beauty made for

designed for beauty made for life. our most popular product. armadillo lifestyle's uniquely fluted underside eliminates unnecessary mass and creates a deck board that is 20% lighter than comparable composite deck boards making it easier to handle and transport.【Get Price】

all about composite decking this old house

when the less demanding plastic-composite decking appeared on the scene in the 1990s homeowners happily adopted it despite the higher price and limited color composite board made of recycled plastic and waste wood . composites are made in a range of profiles to make boards lighter easier to install or both.【Get Price】

how to choose composite decking — the family handyman

you'll also find cellular pvc and plastic lumber (hdpe—high-density polyethylene) decking both of which install similarly to composite deck boards. dark solid composites absorb more heat than lighter types. clip systems work with grooved decking that's lightweight and has a thinner profile than face-screw styles.【Get Price】

just how hot will your deck get? professional deck builder

sep 6 2017 one thing he discovered is that wood stays cooler - by a considerable margin - than synthetic decking with the exception of ipe and pt decking which still stayed cooler than all but a few types of wood-composite decking. the hottest decking? lightweight all-pvc. in fact finlay found that denser heavier【Get Price】

composite decking - decks & docks lumber company

texture and color options mimic natural wood varieties and stains: oak hickory mahogany cedar redwood and even ipe. maintenance is a breeze – periodic hosing off and mild cleaner will keep your deck or dock looking great for decades. biggest plus: lightweight best【Get Price】