You may be wondering what exactly wood composite decking is, and what the pros of using this type of decking are. We can shed some light on this for you and help you understand a little more about why this product is so great. Wood composite decking is a type of recycled plastic decking material that is made up of recycled and/or new plastic, and wood fibres. This type of decking has evolved as a reflection of the wants and needs for a more eco-friendly product and is less harsh on our environment than other types of traditional decking. While the decking contains an element of plastic, it still can look and feel like wood depending on the product, making it a perfect option for your home or commercial decking needs.
The pros of wood composite are:
- It is weather resistant
- It is stain resistant
- It is lightweight compared to some hardwoods
- It does not splinter or rot
- This type of decking is lower maintenance
While wood composites are a superb option when it comes to decking outdoors, they can also be used throughout your home, especially when it comes to adding that something special to your outdoor areas and gardens.
Wood composite walls are great for both indoors and outdoors, adding extra warmth and texture to the space.
Wood Composite Wall: MoistureShield Elite | Ocean Coral
Wood composite cladding can be used on the exterior of buildings, along with concrete and brick, to add that modern and simplistic look and feel.
Wood Composite Cladding: MoistureShield Euro | Grey
Wood composite decking is a great option when it comes to choosing a floor for your outdoor areas. It is stylish yet practical and functional. It can also be incorporated into seating on your patio or used to create outdoor furniture.
Wood Composite Decking: Trex Transcend | Island Mist
Wood Composite Decking: Trex Transcend | Fire Pit
Wood composite pergolas are a great and effective option when it comes to providing a cover for your outdoor area. They look beautiful and can have slats that open and close to allow for extra light or shade.
Wood Composite Pergola: MoistureShield Elite | Grey
With so many styles and colours available, wood composite decking is fast becoming a top choice when it comes to both outdoor and indoor wood-like materials. These products look and feel amazing, and are easy to maintain with minimal upkeep required.