May 11, 2017 . With maintenance factored in, composite decking costs less over its lifetime than does wood! . Transcend Composite Deck . It seems like each year a new player enters the game in the low maintenance, highly durable, engineered composite decking market. inevitably, one or more may drop out, and..
Class-action lawsuits have been filed against Fiberon, , , Azek (plastic decking) and just about all major manufacturers for fading, color ... 's premium Transcend line is a capped composite has been getting good reviews, as have the other capped composites, but it is too soon to say how how well they..
There are plenty of threads on here about the various composite decking manufacturers if you use the search function. makes a good product, they also make some not-so-good products. Almost all of the manufacturers have had problems with their product at some point. is the biggest player so it..
May 11, 2017 . Rather, the industry sells marketing hype and unproven technology. was one of the companies that pioneered the use of wood-plastic composites as decking material over 2 decades ago. Unfortunately, the composite materials did not live up to their fanfare and marketing hype (e.g. zero maintenance,..
Periodic cleanings with a composite deck cleaner were far easier than the dreaded sanding and staining required to maintain wood decks. As the category evolved, this early-generation composite was offered in additional colors and with grain patterns that reflected a more natural appearance. Even so, all early generation..
We purchased this product because of the "great warranty" and low maintenance. I had the Go Big or Go Home attitude when I researched this product. My deck is just . (Page 3) Garbage Into Gold: Inside 's Stunning Turnaround - Forbes
Feb 11, 2015 . had the benefits of a monopoly, along with the arrogance that almost killed it. Ron Kaplan saved the synthetic-decking pioneer by treating it like a startup. When Ron Kaplan took over as CEO of in January 2008, he knew the composite wood decking company was in a death spiral of quality..
Mar 11, 2014 . . offers three composite decking products: Select, Enhance and Transcend. Select features a high-performance shell that stands up to weather and spills, resisting stains and mold. It comes in five colors: Madeira, Pebble Grey, Saddle, Winchester Grey, and Woodland Brown. Enhance offers..
"I installed my deck in 2011 here in Iowa. By 2012, it started getting black mold spots and other stains, especially under the maple tree over our deck. I searched around for the best composite deck cleaner and found Corte Clean. The black spots and other stains just disappear. Give it some time in the sun. Our deck..
Feb 17, 2015 . Topics: Product Reviews . With really nothing else available as a comparison, I chose to use , a deck board made from recycled plastic and wood composites. . I chose to use square slotted deck screws, specifically designed for composite decking and in the same reddish color as the decking itself