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plastic vs. composite decking hgtv

in hot, sunny areas, plastic decks can get very hot on the soles of the feet and actually radiate heat, making them uncomfortable. still, for a virtually maintenance free deck, but composite decking is not completely recyclable like plastic decking because it is a mixture of wood and plastic. for its low maintenance and good 【Get Price】

financing your deck: faqs

with pressure treated wood decks, maintenance costs add up over time. although costs more initially, you'll never have to sand, stain or paint your deck. over the life of your deck, those reduced maintenance costs add up to a greater value than wood – not to mention the value of all the time you get to spend 【Get Price】

wood vs. composite decks great day improvements

upkeep. at one time, composite decks were touted as 'maintenance free'; this has since been changed to 'low maintenance'. composite decks are susceptible to outside elements; for instance, mold grows on all surfaces, says edger, and pollen can cover a deck just like it does your house and car. “(composites) are not 【Get Price】

we tested it: how hot decking materials get networx

aug 24, 2012 a professional deck builder tested temperatures to find the most barefoot friendly decking materials. here in colorado we get lots of sun and that translates to hot surfaces. on some deck jobs i have picked up conclusions: all decking was hotter from being in the sun…no surprise there. the surprise for 【Get Price】

does composite decking normally have heat build up issues?

sep 29, 2016 wood composite decking products, as with most outdoor building products, can retain heat especially after a long day in direct sunlight. at , we have heat build up. but with any outdoor surface in direct sunlight, shoes should be worn on hot days to reduce the risk of burning your feet. share: 【Get Price】

are composite decks too hot? your experience appreciated! (heat

we plan on doing a composite deck this spring but came across the idea that they get too hot to walk on in the summer. does anyone have any thoughts on if your composite deck gets too hot to walk barefoot on or worry about their dogs' feet? tia fiberon's horizon is a "cpvc" not a composite. today 【Get Price】

how hot does composite decking get? deck masters, llc portland

we install a lot of composite decking as well as hardwood, cedar, and to a lesser degree, pvc. a common question that comes up is whether or not composite gets too hot in the summer to walk barefoot on. i have come across many customers who told me other contractors told them that it gets too hot, these are usually 【Get Price】

cool low maintenance composite decking woodland deck

apr 28, 2019 heat retention in composite decking. on a 90 degree day you are probably inside in the a/c. no matter what kind of decking you have on a 90 degree day, you are hot and it really doesn't matter if the decking is a few degrees cooler. in our northeast ohio climate, we don't have too many of those 【Get Price】

just how hot will your deck get? professional deck builder

sep 6, 2019 boston area deck builder jim finlay set out 63 synthetic deck samples from six manufacturers in the summer sun and measured how hot they became. margin than synthetic decking, with the exception of ipe and pt decking, which still stayed cooler than all but a few types of wood composite decking.【Get Price】

just how hot will your deck get? – suburban boston decks and

aug 30, 2019 how hot a deck feels is a function of its surface temperature and its thermal conductivity. to 88of on a few cloudy days, but overcast is no test of hot decking. you need the relentless . all pvc decking resists stains, mildew, and scratches, but it is hotter than cap stock with its composite core. it can also be 【Get Price】