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The Problems with Composite Decking | The Craftsman Blog

Apr 23, 2018 ... The mold seems to grow heavily not just on the surface, but inside the ... It actually moves more AND more unexpectedly than wood decks.

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Jul 22, 2010 ... ... composite deck can be a great alternative to many wood decks. ... deck, look for plastic composite lumber, some of which is made from recycled ... soapy water with a stiff-bristle brush to remove the mold and its food source.

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2017 Trex Transcend PVC “CAPPED” decking with recycled wood ... which have been found to grow molds from within, & dirty recycled wood fibers, to clean ...

What is Composite Decking and What Is It Made of? - MoistureShield

Wondering what composite decking material is? ... strengths such as lower maintenance, and resistance to insects, mold, stains and fading. ... Our unique process encapsulates recycled wood fibers in the recycled polyethylene plastic.

Trex: Composite Decking | Composite Deck Materials

Trade Resources · Trex has eco friendly composite deck systems Recycling ... Trex is the world's #1 decking brand and the inventor of wood-alternative ...

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It also could be greener, made largely from recycled materials. ... consumers complaining about mold, cracking and discoloration problems with their decking. ... In 1999, only 3 percent of residential decking was made from wood alternatives.

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Composite Mold Trex, trex cleaning, composite deck cleaning, composite deck color ... But, it is the world's most recycled plastic, and many composite deck ...

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Jun 10, 2008 ... The wood component also can make the boards susceptible to mold, .... synthetic decking is made from all, or nearly all, recycled material, ...

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May 24, 2010 ... I used CorteClean deck wash to clean this deck. ... deck at least twice per year to keep it looking good and to help prevent mould and mildew.

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Discover the benefits of both wood and composite decking options for your home. ... the materials used to make the decking (recycled, virgin plastic) and 'extras', such ... Composite decks are susceptible to outside elements; for instance, mold ...

How To Clean Your Composite Decking | Trex

If debris, such as pollen and dirt, is allowed to remain on the deck surface, mold can feed on the biofilm. Using a hose and warm, soapy water with a soft bristle ...

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Apr 12, 2013 ... Less maintenance than wood decks; Most use recycled materials; Durable ... A good scrub in the spring will help keep it clean and free of mold.

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Build the backyard deck of your dreams with our wide assortment of decking materials ... to know that Trex and Veranda are leaders in wood alternative decking. ... Veranda's composite decking is easy to clean, mold and mildew resistant and ...

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Mar 21, 2017 ... You did have to seal the decks every two years and the lumber did rot. ... Tougher stains from barbecue grills, tree sap, mold, mildew and algae may ... contain untreated lumber fibers that are encapsulated in recycled plastic.

Problems With Trex Decking | Hunker

Trex company launched its line of composite wood alternative decking ... the coating seal placed on this recycled plastic/wood composite fails, exposing it to the ... which can gather debris and moisture, resulting in surface mildew and mold.

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The wood component can make these boards susceptible to mold, mildew, and ... of all wood-plastic composite decking is made with polyethylene (recycled or ...

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Apr 12, 2016 ... Simply put, composite decks are usually crafted from mixing wood fibers with either new and/ or recycled plastics. Some composite ... The most common complaint about composite decking is mold growth. While all deck ...

Trex Decking - Ask the Builder

Jul 6, 2016 ... Mold and mildew feed on natural materials such as wood fiber, natural ... in the raw recycled wood material that's used to make the decking.

Issues With Composite Decking | Home Guides | SF Gate

Composite decking boards look like wood, but they're made mostly of plastic, ... Once established, the mold blackens the surface of the board, and it's difficult to ... It provides the green advantage of a product made from recycled wood fibers ...