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composite decking vs. wood pvc capped choicedek

pvc decking offers a low maintenance alternative with high resistance to fade and stain but may sometimes look synthetic with a uniform or repeating pattern. capped composites however still have a smooth plastic surface and may require sealing on the ends when cut. choicedek is a non-capped composite that installs as easily as wood while mimicking a natural wood-grain but will not rot warp or splinter. it is also the only composite decking tough enough to be installed 【Get Price】

pvc vs. composite decking—comparing 2 popular decking

27 jan 2017 despite the fact they still can't match the look of wood-plastic composite deck blends. each pvc plank looks the same down to the grain patterns and color streaks. meanwhile quality composite decking such as decking perfectly captures the innate beauty of wood with authentic wood-grain embossing and natural colors. composite is more durable. when it comes to fade resistance pvc is the hands-down winner. however it's worth noting that although 【Get Price】

rhino hide® 10 facts about composite decking

12 apr 2016 also thermal expansion the fluctuation of temperatures can have a more significant effect on composite decking than on natural wood decking. spacing between composite boards and boards and walls is usually greater than between wooden boards. careful professional quality installation is very important. composite decking is fade resistant but it may fade over time in strong sunlight. composite decking will get lighter in color tone as it fades. natural wood left 【Get Price】

frequently asked questions - veranda composite decking

do veranda products fade? yes over time standard veranda composite will lighten slightly to an attractive weathered tone. this colour change depends on exposure to sunlight and other environmental factors. the weathering process begins upon installation and generally takes 60 to 90 days. veranda tropics and high-performance deck boards are extremely fade resistant allowing them to maintain their beauty for many seasons.【Get Price】

wood vs. composite decks - --- - great day improvements

composite decks are susceptible to outside elements; for instance mold grows on all surfaces says edger and pollen can cover a deck just like it does your house and car. “(composites) are not indestructible” he adds. “they do get scratched they do fade and they can warp just like wood.” so what can you do to minimize the damage? homeowners with pets and those that plan to use the deck a lot should ask about scratch resistant materials. decks built in direct sunlight may fade 【Get Price】

which composite decking is the best? deck masters llc - portland

the other thing to mention here is that all composite companies have switched to a plastic capped board. that means the core is a mixture of wood flour and plastic but the surface of the board is basically pure plastic that is bonded to the outside of the board to give a colorfast scratch resistant and more vibrant realistic looking product. it is a major improvement over the original composite technology and comes with a 25 year fade and stain warranty in addition to the regular 25 year 【Get Price】

best composite decking low maintenance decking material seven trust

since 1996 has invented defined and perfected the composite deck category with a lineup of low-maintenance high-performance eco-friendly products that fundamentally change the way we live outdoors. mold & mildew resistant in fact while all of our decking and railing products offer a 25-year limited residential warranty against material defects our high-performance lines add an additional layer of coverage with our 25-year limited residential fade and stain 【Get Price】

capped composite decking: what it is and why you need it deck talk

11 aug 2017 what is capped composite decking and how does it differ from uncapped decking?【Get Price】

head-to-head: pvc vs. composite decking choicedek blog

1 oct 2015 which decking has better fade resistance? pvc decking typically has a better fade resistance than composite decking. however it is important to note that composite decking is designed to weather to a natural shade within the first six months. this weathering process helps the decking achieve its beautiful wood-like appearance.【Get Price】

composite decking 101 - popular mechanics

3 jan 2017 thinking of replacing your wood deck with rot-resistant composite decking material? though many of these products carry 25- to 50-year warranties that protect against things like rotting splitting peeling and insect infestation we've seen these decks fade buckle and harbor mildew in certain conditions especially the stuff that contains wood fibers. high-end composite decking is often encased in a plastic shell that resists fading staining scratching and mold.【Get Price】