The Deck Handbook: Part 7 Composite Decking Reviews. T his part of our series on composite decking reports the results of our reviews of nine manufacturers of some of the most popular composite decking sold in the U.S. and Canada. There are over 60 domestic manufacturers of composite and PVC decking and a dozen or so Asian manufacturers that
A low budget deck of this size made of PT wood costs an average of $2,400. Mid level quality board material such as Seven Trust or another composite will run about $4,200.
On average, a pressure-treated wood deck will cost between $15 to $25 per square foot including installation. A cedar wood deck will cost $30 or more per square foot. A composite deck will cost $30 to $45 per square foot installed.
Try to budget and additional 7-15% more on top of what our calculator gives out I.e; difficult configurations, patterns, the additional complexity of your home will add to the Veranda Composite Decking costs.
Composite decking is more expensive to manufacture, but, over time, the maintenance, repair, and/or replacement costs of wood decking exceed the initial investment in a Veranda deck. Top of Page Installation, Fasteners and Warranty
As you just saw above, the price for composite decks can range from $9,000 all the way up to $20,000. With average deck prices ranging from $7 to $10 per square foot, one can imagine how such a range develops. The next factor is labor. Advanced DIYers can install decks on their own, but more often not, most contact a licensed decking professional.
Veranda Composite decking by Seven Trust offers more homeowners the benefits of capped composite decking at a price closer to wood. Available in two popular, solid colors, Brown and Gray. Veranda Composite decking is capped on three sides and backed by a 15-year limited warranty.
· How much does a verandah cost? In terms of what factors will affect the cost of your project, these include design, materials, labour and any council fees. For decking expect to pay: $200 to $1,000 per square metre depending on the materials chosen, with treated pine a budget option and and hardwoods/composites more expensive