If you are in the market for a new deck or to upgrade your existing decking, you must have encountered composite decking as an option. The benefits of composite over other materials are obvious. In fact, if you are not opting for composite decking, you are potentially inviting many years of maintenance efforts and expenses into your life.
Composite decking is the environmentally friendly option. If you are looking to be more environmentally conscious, composite decking is a step in the right direction. Made from 95% recycled plastic, investing in composite decking will help you to keep landfill sites clear of excess plastic. What is more, it does not demand a lot of your time. You would expect to have to put a lot of time and effort into looking after a deck, and this would be true in the case of a wooden deck, but with a composite deck, you do not have to.
You can have the best of both worlds; a deck that looks fabulous, while having almost no maintenance concerns. There is no need to varnish or treat a composite deck, because it is made from a tough material that is designed to withstand the harmful rays of the sun as well as the potentially damaging effects of rain and damp. This means that your new deck will not easily fade or warp, and it will not become soggy, so you never have to worry about it.
Over the long term, maintenance costs of a real wooden deck can skyrocket. Each year, you will need to consider spending time on a real wooden deck if you want it to look new and in a good condition. When opting for composite decking, you will not have to compromise on that real wooden look as the decking panels are designed to look just like real wood. More importantly, while looking like real wood, you will not have to worry about the potential risks that accompany real wood. The panels are splinter-free, which means you can walk barefoot on it with complete peace of mind. Composite decking is the obvious choice.
If you do not know where to buy composite decking, do not worry. At NewTechWood, we stock UltraShield decking products. The panels are twin-finished and this means that the decking panels are reversible and you get to choose between two types of textures that you can switch around every few years. If you are looking for the best composite decking, find it right here. For more information and advice on our decking range, contact us via email or telephone today.