Understanding Your Options. A first step for any homeowner building a deck is deciding on the type of material to use. There are six common options across two categories (natural and synthetic). The benefits or pitfalls of each material option lay in the cost, maintenance required, expected longevity, rot and

Value Report for 2007" found that more than 85% of the cost of building a wooden deck could be recouped during resale — compared with 78% for a I sell Alluminum Decking garrenteed not to twist, sag, bow, or rot like wood and composite decking. for someone installing that size deck themselves i

How did this apartment complex end up choosing Wahoo Rail from Wahoo Decks? Wahoo Rail to the rescue… Stronger than wood, AridDek won't rot, warp or decay and unlike composite decking products, has a zero fire rating, is non-combustible and won't smolder. Being able to combine this with

We install and repair all types of decks: Wood, composite, roof decks, pool decks, patio decks, vinyl decks, and backyard decks. Call us for a free estimate. Slideshows: Replace old deck with new composite deck in Haverhill · Replace 3 porches on a commercial apartment building with decks with aluminum railings; New

They aren't mentioned as an option to traditional cedar or composite decking in Steve Quarles' recent Q&A about fire-resistant decks (Sep Oct 2014), but I think they should be. I once saw a In fact, I have one client whose apartment building was firebombed by the rival gang members of a tenant. His deck

So what are your choices, and which composite wood product is right for your construction needs? There are lots of options to appeal to your individual taste, and your specific needs. Hollow Core Composite Hollow core wood composite is lighter in weight, for builds where load-bearing isn't a concern, like apartment