The most popular choice of deck materials in the US, primarily because it is long-lasting and the most economical. About 80 percent of pressure-treated wood is Southern yellow pine, although other plentiful local species are used in some areas. Grain patterns are prominent; its initial greenish color becomes a honey brown before fading to gray.
Composite decking is designed primarily for outdoor settings, but in many ways it is similar to laminates because it isn't actually wood. While composite decking boards aren't commonly used indoors, you could use them for interior flooring.
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Tired of replacing your decomposing deck? This time, don’t use wood. Composite decking isn’t wood, but it looks like it. And it may be a better option for your new deck. Composite decks last longer than wooden decks, and they are a lot easier to take care of. Check out this complete guide to installing a composite deck in your backyard.
Composite decking. Back in the day, wood decking was the yardstick against which all other decking materials were judged. Given this preference, early composite and vinyl decks were made with grains and textures intended to mimic the look of natural wood. But composite decking has
· Warping and Shrinking. Some composite decking won’t move a bit and others have been found to shrink, swell, warp, twist, bow, and any other word you want to use in amounts unheard of, even with wood. Again, it seems completely random when this happens, but it happens often enough that you should know about it.
· While in the past I’ve used ipe to create the seamless inside/outside look, I’ve now found composite decking that looks as good as ipe but requires a tiny fraction of the maintenance to keep it looking that way. As I mentioned earlier, one of the benefits of top-notch composite decking is the enhanced resin capping that protects the entire
Any type of natural wood cut for use as a deck board can be used in interior as well as exterior projects. The main difference between outdoor wood and indoor wood is that outdoor wood is chosen because of its hardness and ability to withstand natural elements, and indoor wood
The new BEHR PREMIUM ADVANCED DECKOVER® TEXTURED resurfaces properly prepared weathered wood and concrete by filling-in cracks and taming splinters, extending the life of your deck and living space so you can enjoy the outdoors. This 100%
· When choosing a composite deck, pay attention to the amount of sun your deck will endure. Plastic absorbs heat like a sponge, and these surfaces will get very hot. If you have a pool or other water feature, they are slippery when wet. Consider one with texture if this is the case.
Decking is the most common use for composite timber, and it can be used as an outdoor floor anywhere — porch, terrace, balcony or boardwalk. You can choose from various colors that are inspired by real wood in shades from reddish browns to silver-grays.