Benefits of Composite decking over Wood
Why is WPC material better than real wood? Benefit highlited below:
☑️Ease of use and durability
WPC material is resistant to heat, cold, rain. Its appearance and functionality will last for at least 25 years and furthermore - there is no need for a special maintenance.
WPC decking works extremely well in a poolside or barefoot-friendly environment.
UV radiation doesn’t dry out WPC boards, hence WPC decking is splinter-free.
In addition, the unique surface texture reduces the possibility of slipping.
☑️Wide range of colours and two different textures, wood and slatted
Wood-plastic composite boards are environment-friendly building materials - they can be recycled and reused. Made from 100% recycled products. No formadehyde, benzene & other harmful products. (60% recycled wood powder, 30% PE plastics and 10% additive)
A few advantages of WPC steps:
Wood-Plastic composite board steps are not only a great exterior design solution, but are also fantastically durable.
☑️ more durable than tiles and natural wood; Looks and feels like natural wood
☑️ steps can often be manufactured in the same color as the house facade, fence, or terrace;
☑️ as the material is made for outdoor use, rain and temperature fluctuations will not harm it; Waterproof, anti mildew, anti decay & anti ageing. UV Resistant
☑️ water on surfaces dries quicker and in turn is safer to walk on;
☑️ Easy to fit to suitable joist sub-structure using stainless steel screws & plastic clips. Can withstand more weight than real wood.
When selecting the material for the stairs, take into consideration the fact that stairs are exposed to mechanical stress.