The Pros And Cons Of Composite Decking

Composite deck boards with fasteners

People might have you thinking composite decking is the best decking material out there and there’s no downside to it whatsoever. Well, truth is, composite is a very efficient material. But that’s not to say it’s flawless. Composite, like any other material on the market, does have its ups and downs. Let’s take a look […]

Everything You Need To Know About Composite Decks

Composite decking with wood mallet and fasteners

If you’re tired of sealing, staining, and cleaning a wood deck, your best alternative would be composite decks. These are increasing in popularity, as more and more homeowners value their functionality and low-maintenance properties. However, you might not be entirely sure about what composite decks are, how they function, what are their cost, and what […]

PVC And Composite Decking Differences

PVC decking with stacked pvc boards

You’re getting ready to build your deck but you’re not sure if either PVC or composite decking is better? You’re not the only one. Many homeowners ask us what’s the difference between the two, and many others think PVC and composite are one and the same material. In fact, while these two decking materials have […]

Trex Deck Problems: What You Should Know Before Buying

Trex composite decking problems on a gray decking material

All decking comes with some disadvantages and composite decking is no different. While they might have fewer downsides than wood decks, composite still has a few things you’ll need to be aware of before you buy the materials. Because Trex decking is one of the most popular composite decking materials, we’ll break Trex deck problems, […]

Best Decking Materials For Your Upcoming Project

Composite decking that looks like natural wood

So you’re ready to build your deck, but you still have to decide on what decking materials you’re going to use. The fact of the matter is, most decking materials are great for different purposes, and all of them will have a downside or two. In this article, we’ll discuss what are the best decking […]

Most Common Structural Problems In New And Old Decks

Decking surface with homeowner staining it

No matter if your existing deck has some issues or if you’re trying to avoid the most common structural problems on your new decking project, sooner or later, you’ll have to face some issues with your deck. Maybe your steel frame deck with composite decking and aluminum railings won’t ever have real structural problems, but […]