Decks for your terraces and yards. Decks for your swimming pools and gardens. Best composite decking is what you’re looking for. Durable and easy to maintain. Discover its properties and designs.
COMPOSITE DECKING, YOUR BEST OPTION
Terraces or yards are places made for resting. Therefore, their design should be cozy and elegant. In addition, it must be durable. Because it will be exposed to sunlight and rain. Composite decking floors are designed for this. Overall, they are made of wood or plastic and wood composite. Each has its advantages and disadvantages. Stay with us to learn about these details. We’ll show you the following:
- Material types
- Installation and maintenance
- Profile types
- Pros and cons
What is composite decking?
Composite decking is a board of different dimensions and materials. They are mainly made of a mixture of wood fiber and plastic in equal parts. In addition, they have ultraviolet inhibitors and borate preservatives. These materials are heated and then extruded.
The result is the boards of different thicknesses, designs, and dimensions. These have properties that make them durable. They are also resistant to sunlight and water. Generally, they do not contain designs or engravings. Because they are designed to imitate natural wood boards.
There are two main types of composite decking. Waste wood, i.e. crushed wood from mills and furniture factories. And recycled plastic containing shredded polyethylene and shopping bags. Each has its own advantages and disadvantages as will be explained later.