PVC products such as Azek, and 2 or 3 others without question outperform tradtional wood decking or composite options in my opinion. Anything can .. We have a new grey Azek deck that has many dark stains, especially on the north side where there are some overhanging trees over a portion of the deck
There are some warranty claims and potential law suits being pursued right now (google black marks and you'll find a bunch of forums and links mentioning them). But since the warranties of these composite decking companies do not cover mold or mildew, it doesn't look good for the homeowners. What Can You Do..
Greg, you are telling me the mountain cedar decking is not supposed to go on top of the builder rail product with black metal balusters? Interesting ... So Greg, I guess you've never put PVC trim boards around a composite deck, but only use composite trim boards from the decking manufacturer. I put Azek..
Jan 2, 2012 . The forum (as I see it) is like the parliament where different viewpoints are given and people then make up their own mind. I am well aware that per labour costs (at least in Belgium/ Germany etc) is around 50 euro/m2, it doesn't really matter whether it be ipe deck or composite deck. What does matter is that..
Sep 14, 2005 . Our contractor recommended and installed composite lumber when we built a large deck three years ago. After the first few rains, we began to have severe widespread black mildew spots. Our deck is in full sun and we keep debris off faithfully. We have used three different cleaning products..
May 31, 2011 . What are others experiences with composite decking- brand, pricing, durability, etc? I am looking to pull off our stained white cedar decking and replace with a composite/pvc product with a dark, wood grain finish. I need about 1000 square feet (2000 of LF) of it so it won't be a small job so I need to be..
Mar 9, 2012 . Today it is even brighter, no black mold that I can see. I'm so excited that I don't have to spend a back breaking spring day cleaning my "no maintenance" deck! This product also gets rid of moss. Spray it on and in three days the moss is dead. I'm posting this in the LI forum because, I believe, black mold is..
Feb 1, 2018 . We have received quotes from 4 different companies to tear down our wood deck and replace it with composite. Our deck is 20 X 15, . We plan on being in this house for a long time, so the composite decking makes much more sense to us. Thanks for your .. Black railing on brown . It has worked..
Jan 19, 2009 . The suit represents everyone who has a deck made from materials and are experiencing rot, warp or degrading of any kind. Anyone whoÂs .. My deck was installed in 2005 and over the years I have used a composite wood deck cleaner to get rid of dark spots (now I know it's mold). After cleaning my..
Jan 9, 2011 . Here's a very common question I saw on a construction forum I frequent. . As of this writing, there are three major manufacturers producing mainstream capped composite deck boards: .. I've seen a lot of the composite decking with the black mold spots showing up, wouldn't the cap stock stop this ? vs ipe vs cedar vs PT (it's deck time!!) | Pro Construction .
Well with the recent good news that our screw piles are going to be a lot less then we expected it's opened up the urgency on the deck design on the house. So, I've had two . I know you said the weather varies quite a bit, but also keep in mind that dark colored composites can get Very Hot! I'd say they..