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mar 24, 2019 trapease is one brand of special-purpose screw intended for use with plastic and composite decking. it has coarse threads at the tip to bite into the deck's supporting joist and finer threads toward the head to stop the decking material from bulging out. invisible fasterners suitable for wood or plastics come in 【Get Price】

composite or pvc: which one is best?| ecobuilding pulse

arguably, no other product in a lumberyard matters so much financially to dealers and yet is so little understood as composites and pvc. at the same time, it's likely that no class of products has grown up so fast. the $1.1 billion composite and pvc decking and railing industry still is in its teens. and like many teenagers, it's a 【Get Price】

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apr 18, 2019 cca was phased out by the environmental protection agency in 2003 but there's still a lot of pressure-treated wood steeped in cca, including children's playsets, outdoor decking, railings, and other structures constructed using pressure-treated wood. quality composite wood-grain products are clad in a 【Get Price】

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jan 5, 2016 dropping in rail sections often scuffs the post sleeves, especially when the rails have been cut for a snug fit. darker colors seem to highlight the scuffs and dings, with black railings being the worst. composite post sleeves and rail parts are susceptible to scuffs and scratches during installation. mike guertin 【Get Price】

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may 30, 2003 composite decking holds nearly 10% of the $3-billion decking market. composites are the fastest-growing decking segment, too, according to paul bizzarri, marketing manager for composite decking, who estimates yearly growth of 15% to 25%. the completed phase-out of cca-treated lumber 【Get Price】

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jan 22, 2014 , the company that invented wood-plastic composites, is phasing out its uncapped line, called accents, in 2014. and a number of panelists at principia's composite decking and railing conference in 2013 said that they expect a steady decline in market share for uncapped composites over the next few 【Get Price】

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generally, where there is stunning decking, there's railing—and finding the right match for your home and style is the fun part. our three exterior railing lines see any vision through with a range of colors, finishes and deck rail options. all this, plus easy configuration and maintenance, make railing the most luxurious 【Get Price】

wood and composite decking: pros and cons - the spruce

mar 29, 2019 start your research here, becoming familiar with types of authentic and synthetic decking. also, you composite decking is an environmentally friendly lumber alternative that combines plastic and wood fiber. pros: since 2003, the pressure-treated wood industry discontinued the use of cca for more 【Get Price】

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oct 3, 2013 welcome to the fifth installment in our series designed to help you understand and navigate the steps to getting the outdoor living space of your dreams! all decks – wood, composite or plastic – are going to require some general care, both to maintain the integrity of the materials and to ensure it is a place 【Get Price】