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Eco-Friendly Composite Wood Decking | MoistureShield

Because MoistureShield Composite Decking has a significant recycled content, ... 0.5 point for including a deck containing 25% post-consumer recycled content.

Decking | EWG's Healthy Living: Home Guide

Recycled plastic decking that is mostly comprised of HDPE (high-density ... as old wood from decks, porches or fence posts is likely to be chemically treated.

Composite Decking 101 - Bob Vila

As part of their manufacture, composite deck boards are treated with ... The eco-benefits of composite extend beyond the recycled materials used in the ...

The Latest on Composite and Plastic Deck Durability

After a bumpy start, composite decking is gaining market share. By Tux Turkel ... and fading. It also could be greener, made largely from recycled materials.

Which is greener: cedar decking or a composite like Trex? | Green ...

Aug 6, 2013 ... 15' x 30' deck ... The NAHB report also states that that "recycled wood/plastic composite ... With more reading I found that only 50% of the plastic they use is recycled and of the recycled content only 10% is post-consumer.

All About Composite Decking | This Old House

composite board made of recycled plastic and waste wood ... to finish a deck—fascia boards, railings, balusters, treads, and posts—is made in matching colors ...

Wood-plastic composite - Wikipedia

Wood-plastic composites (WPCs) are composite materials made of wood fiber/wood flour and ... The most widespread use of WPCs in North America is in outdoor deck floors, but it is also used for railings, fences, landscaping ... They can however be recycled easily in a new wood-plastic composite, much like concrete.

Why Using Reclaimed Wood for Decking Might Not ... - Fortress Deck

Nov 17, 2017 ... I'm typing this post from a much-loved reclaimed wood desk that was .... A good example is Fortress Deck's Infinity composite boards in Cape ...

Advantages of Plastic Composite Decking for Your Home | Today's ...

Known as composite decking, this durable and attractive material looks like wood, but ... Wood deck next to pool ... Composite fence made from recycled plastic ... In addition to posting comments on articles and videos, you can also send your ...

Composite or plastic 'lumber' - UC Davis Extension

adapted to evaluate product alternatives for a home project such as deck or fence ... virgin product to100% post-consumer recycled products. PLASTIC RESIN.

: Composite Decking, Railing, Fastening & Lighting

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Decking - Deck Building Materials at The Home Depot

Build the backyard deck of your dreams with our wide assortment of decking materials available ... Vertical posts that support deck railings and hand rails. ... Composite decking helps you to create the perfect outdoor space for your home.

Recycled Plastic Composite Fencing and Decking | Today's ...

Composite decking and fencing are a low-maintenance alternative to wood made in part using high density polyethylene (HDPE) plastic from recycled milk jugs. ... want to put up a composite deck from recyclables and keep from having to stain it. ... In addition to posting comments on articles and videos, you can also send ...

Comparing Wood Deck Options: Cedar, Pressure Treated Wood ...

Most is made from recycled plastic and wood chips or sawdust. It's more expensive than cedar for a wood deck, but once it's down, it won't rot, splinter or twist.

Best Decking Buying Guide - Consumer Reports

Mar 24, 2017 ... It makes sense that building or updating a deck can boost the value of your home and provide a ... Some even contain recycled plastic. With so ...

Wood vs. Composite Decks - --- - Great Day Improvements

Next Post. In this article, you'll learn. The many differences between deck and composite decking. The cost ... the materials used to make the decking (recycled, virgin plastic) and 'extras', such as UV protection and scratch resistant features.

Comparing Deck Materials: Wood, Wood-Composite, and PVC

Aug 31, 2018 ... This Wood Composite Deck Graces an Outdoor Pool. ... While most decks use pressure-treated wood lumber for the understructure (the posts, beams, ... byproduct of furniture manufacturing and plastics recycled from milk jugs ...