Composite lumber is a material which is a mixture of some kind of agent that is binding, plastic, and wood fiber. These ingredients are put together to form a substance which is stronger, denser, and heavier than wood a wood-plastic composite.

Working with composite lumber is similar to working with wood. Nonetheless, composite lumber has the added advantage of being less likely to split or delaminate. Some composite lumber is also engineered to be lighter weight for easier handling. Composite lumber is additionally more stain, scratch, and mold resistant, and is therefore supposed to have an extended life than wood lumber.

While pressure-treated lumber may cost less initially, maintenance costs are significantly higher. Wood decks are susceptible to decay, mold and insects and have a shorter lifespan. Composites keep their good looks every year.

Complex decking arrives as a finished product and never needs sanding, staining, or painting, merely an occasional soap and water cleaning. Then and standard wood needs to be finished after installation refinished every 1-2 years, meaning you'll be spending an important period of time and elbow grease preserving that deck.

The growth of wood-alternative products continues to fuel a debate about their environmental value in comparison to wood, treated wood, metal and other options. Others have claimed that the sawing of wood-alternative products during construction creates dust that will not biodegrade and the wood-option deck boards, when they've outlived their useful lives, will not biodegrade in landfills.

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