should you build your deck from wood or plastic? jul 31, 2012 . wood is still the king of decking materials, but the widespread acceptance and availability of manufactured plastic lumber has continued to grow among . it's difficult to give accurate pricing information on tropical hardwoods.
deck cost - landscaping network the old style of composite decking is a blend of wood fiber and plastic which . cedar or redwood are good mid-range options in that they cost less than tropical.
wood vs. composite decks - --- - great day improvements discover the benefits of both wood and composite decking options for your home.the cost and upkeep associated with each type of decking.type of plastic material, such as polyethylene and/or polyvinyl chloride, and wood particles.
best decking buying guide - consumer reports sep 7, 2016 . composites, which blend ground-up wood and plastic, have . if you're hiring a pro, note that the cost of labor—either to build a new deck or to replace . expensive options include cedar, redwood, and tropical hardwoods.
composite vs wood deck guide: pros cons | install-it-direct do you stay with wood or go with the newer composite and plastic materials designed to . include pressure-treated wood, redwood and cedar, and the newer tropical . lumber, and costs roughly the same per foot as composite deck materials.
deck options | types of home decking | houselogic home . synthetics, such as composite and pvc decking, and tropical hardwoods, such as . the overall cost (initial costs plus annual maintenance) of a wood deck can.
which is the best decking material: wood or composite? | angie's list mar 20, 2013 . manmade deck material products include composites, pvc and vinyl . the main reason people choose wood is for the initial cost savings.
deck construction costs | average price to build a deck homeadvisor's deck construction cost guide lists prices associated with . (average cost per square foot, $8.68) and polyvinyl chloride or pvc (average cost . tight regulations and industry oversight can make the tropical woods harder to.
choosing a deck: plastic or wood? - houzz jul 18, 2013 . get the pros and cons of wood, plastic, composite and more decking . of course, size, cost, style and maintenance should factor into your decision, too.(pictured), pressure-treated pine or ipe, a sustainable tropical wood.
composite plastic decking - building advisor a vast array of composite and plastic decking options promise wood-like . cost to the formulations, so manufacturer s must make choices of cost vs. performance.capped composites like this tigerwood decking emulate tropical hardwoods.
all decked out: wood vs. composite decking material - builddirect feb 15, 2016 . pravol composite decking - comfort plus pvc decking . by many homeowners for its low cost, good looks, durability, and easy-care nature.some wood deck materials, like builddirect's premium tropical, even contain.
wood, composite, or pvc: a guide to choosing deck materials sep 20, 2013 . wood, composite, or pvc: a guide to choosing deck materials. september 20 . it's price point falls between cedar and tropical hardwoods.