If you live near the beach and are thinking of getting your decking done, you should keep on reading for our top tips!
As an outdoor deck can be a substantial addition to your home, it really is important to choose the right type of material best suited to your environment.
At Sustain, we get a lot of clients who reside coastal with requests for the most long lasting and maintainable option, for which we always recommend “Composite” decking.
What is Composite decking?
Composite decking is a popular wood deck alternative, which is incredibly low maintenance and lasts even longer than traditional timber decking thanks to its durability and imperviousness to rot. As composite is derived from a combination of recycled plastic and wood fibres, the composite range also offers a wide variety of colours, styles and textures.
The Benefits of Composite Decking:
+ Low Maintenance & Long Lasting
+ Environmentally Friendly
+ Year Round Entertainment
One of The Most Easily Maintained Material Available
If you’re in the market for a deck in Perth that is low maintenance, composite decking could be the way to go.
As this type of decking doesn’t need to be stained, sealed, or sanded like traditional timber decks. Because of this, composite decks are often found to be cheaper than timber over their product life.
Composite Decking additionally has a very long life span, is durable, termite resistant, fire resistant, and is also moisture resistant.
Did you know that composite decking also doesn’t have the same splintering issue, nail or screw heads popping out as timber decks? Giving your family the freedom to enjoy a safer environment. Plus the only maintenance is a general sweep, hose down or a pressure clean.
A Much Better Environmentally Friendly Alternative!
Composite decking is a popular, environmentally friendly alternative to timber decking as its production does not entirely rely on thelogging and farming of wood.
Composite decking is made from a combination of recycled plastics and timber fibres from waste products.
Choosing Composite instead of the other types of decking can help reduce waste and promote sustainable development.
In short, this means that the production process of composites uses the minimum amount of energy and that materials used are constantly recycled where appropriate. It also has an amazing structural integrity and will have your outdoor entertainment area looking refreshed and amazing in no time.
Sun, Rain? No problems.
Composite decking is a safe and reliable option that can be used in both wet and dry areas, You can literally relax on your deck in the summer sun, let the kids run over the deck with their wet feet and not worry about the deck being affected by the weather or what goes on the surface of it.
As the materials that form composite decking does not fade or warp this allows composite to be of mould, stain and white ant resistant. These decking types are very versatile, easy to install in DIY decking projects, and look fantastic by the pool or patio decking area.
At Sustain we have a long standing expertise when it comes to composite decking in Perth. Our experience and eye for creativity means we can help you select the perfect colour and textured composite decking for your outdoor living area.
Composite Decking really is perfect choice for coastal living as it is built to withstand tough weather conditions!