jun 12, 2017 . youtubelow maintenance material specialists inc. that's saying a lot from almost half of new decks now use composite or plastic decking and the number continues to best on market in our opinion is trex, fiberon, timbertech. composite decking reviews updated news 7 days a weekcomposite material.
jun 2, 2009 . manufacturers of products ranging from uncertified but chemical-free exotic hardwoods to all-virgin, recyclable pvc deck boards claim their products are as eco-friendly as plantation-grown, pressure-treated wood or recycled-content, hard-to-dispose-of composites. here is a review of the green claims and.
now, to be completely forthcoming, if you do any research about trex, you will undoubtedly read about the major product defect they had at their nevada facility. one other thing to note is that consumer reports came out with a review of the xlm series in 2010 and said it was slippery when wet, so while i have not noticed.
little more than five years later, however, i found my composite deck disintegrating where it was exposed to sun and rain. i felt like i had been taken for a ride. my experience isn't unique, unfortunately. selecting sustainable decking materials that are durable and reliable can be difficult. “'green' has such a large definition,”.