Low Maintenance /
Synthetic deck materials continue to evolve
and grow in popularity along with other "maintenance free" products.
Recently synthetic decking is looking better than ever with convincing colours,
textures, railing kits and trim/fascia pieces available.
At the moment the majority of manufacturers
produce wood-plastic composites. These products are made from several
plastic polymers- (polyethylene, polyvinyl chloride and polypropylene being the most
common)-plus a finely ground wood flour with a variety of additives that stabilize
the plastic and give it UV protection. There are also a number of
established and new companies producing all-plastic decking made from PVC and
Then, for something completely different there is also powder coated aluminum decking
and a variety of stone decking tiles available at the moment.
The price of a fully synthetic deck
is significantly higher than that of a pressure treated or cedar deck.
Therefore, Perfect View Decks believes that the customer should
educate themselves and determine if it will be a beneficial investment for
their lifestyle and aesthetically pleasing for their backyard landscaping. Using a
knowledgeable and reputable contractor is also very important.
Some of the added benefits are:
On the deck links page you will find links
to many of these manufacturers should you care to learn more about their
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