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Wood Plastic Composite Deck By ECAN

Shanghai ECAN industrial company Ltd. is a leading supplier of WPC products in China. Founded in 2008, ECAN had established a complete supply chain system integrating R&D, production, sales and after-sales services based on the advantages of our raw materials factories for wood & stone powder and professional technical team. Our strongest products are WPC decking(co-extrusion and general type), WPC railing, WPC wall panel and so on.

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The Ultimate Guide In Cleaning Composite Decking ...

Capped composite decking is one of the most popular and most efficient decking available on the market. Compared to wooden decking, which requires extensive care and maintenance to stay clean and to look sharp, capped composite decking requires little maintenance or cleaning.

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PVC vs. Composite Decking

 · Aesthetics: Capped composite decking has a more wood-like appearance whereas PVC decking, due to its all-plastic construction, has an enhanced wood look. Durability: Both products score highest among decking products for durability. Mold and Mildew Resistance: Capped PVC decking has a slight edge over capped composite for its ability to resist ...

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Trex vs TimberTech, Which Composite Decking is For You ...

Decking Cap. Trex is consistent in capping their boards on three sides. Regardless of the decking line or price. If you buy Trex decking, it will be capped on the top and sides with an uncapped bottom. Like almost all composite decking companies, Trex uses the decking cap to protect the decking …

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Plastic Decking vs. Wood Composite Decking | WearDeck Blog

 · Capped Composite Decking Remains Susceptible to Mold . Unfortunately, capped composite decking is still at risk. Oftentimes, the protective casing doesn’t cover every side of the board. Even a fully encased board remains susceptible when a scratch or opening in the protective cap allows water to seep in.

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Composite Decking Vs. Wood, PVC, Capped | ChoiceDek

ChoiceDek is a non-capped composite that installs as easily as wood while mimicking a natural wood-grain, but will not rot, warp or splinter. It is also the only composite decking tough enough to be installed anywhere, even underwater. Review more of our comparisons below to find the perfect decking …

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Capped Composite Decking vs. Wood Decking | TimberTech

Composite decking is more hard-wearing and a safer option than wood as it does not splinter or warp as the seasons change; it is also more slip-resistant. You can rest assured that, by choosing any of our composite products, you will end up with a high-quality deck …

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Capped vs Uncapped Composite Decking

 · Capped vs uncapped composite decking; this nonporous capping is what sets our NexGEN boards apart from all other composites. Boards that are capped on …

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Capped Composite Decking vs Capped Polymer

 · Both capped composite decking and capped polymer are two options that you can use to floor your outdoor space. They are not like real wood that cannot stand the test of time. Also, unlike timber, they are maintenance-free, splinter-free, and highly …

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The Differences Between Composite and PVC Decking

 · Capped vs. Uncapped. Both composite and PVC decking materials can be either capped or uncapped. Uncapped decking is the more cost-effective choice, but it is also more vulnerable to staining and mold growth if not carefully maintained. Capped decking offers extra protection in the form of a hard outer shell. Capping is not an add-on.

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Plastic Decking vs. Wood Composite Decking | WearDeck Blog

 · Capped Composite Decking Remains Susceptible to Mold . Unfortunately, capped composite decking is still at risk. Oftentimes, the protective casing doesn’t cover every side of the board. Even a fully encased board remains susceptible when a scratch or opening in the protective cap allows water to seep in.

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 · Capped Composite Decking boards are manufactured from the same environmentally friendly recycled wood and plastic composite as our Classic Composite Decking, but instead of a honeycomb structure, the capped boards are designed with circular holes on the interior. The boards are then finished with our new Dino Shield™ polymer sleeve which ...

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Capped Composite Decking

DuraLife decking, featuring CoolTrac, is engineered to stay much cooler than other composite deck boards. Featuring a polypropylene cap that you walk on, DuraLife deck boards are over 18% cooler than traditional composite decking.* For maximum safety and peace of mind, DuraLife decking, featuring polypropylene, is the far superior composite

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What Is Capped Composite Decking?

The latest advancement in the composite deck category is the concept of capped boards. It's also called capstock decking. These are essentially composite boards with a wood plastic core and a layer of textured plastic around the board. This skin covers the top and sides and leaves the bottom side uncovered and free to breathe.

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Capped Composite Decking vs Capped Polymer

 · Both capped composite decking and capped polymer are two options that you can use to floor your outdoor space. They are not like real wood that cannot stand the test of time. Also, unlike timber, they are maintenance-free, splinter-free, and highly durable.

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Capped vs Uncapped Composite Decking: Fading, Staining and ...

 · Some capped composite decking brands offer a 30 year guarantee with many offering at least 20 years against weather and general wear. When it comes to uncapped decking the longest guarantee you are likely to find is 10 years, still a long time but no where close to the expected lifespan of capped decking. Cost of capped vs uncapped decking

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Trex vs. AZEK: Which Is the Best Composite Decking?

 · AZEK is a PVC product and will have a different feel and look to it then Trex, which is a capped composite. AZEK will be much lighter in weight and feel slightly different under your feet. The sheen is also different between the two -- AZEK has a glossier sheen than Trex’s capped composites. The best way to compare is order a sample of each ...

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Capped Composite vs. Capped Polymer Decking

 · Capped Composite and Capped Polymer ( PVC) decking are excellent options for any outdoor space. Unlike real wood, they are virtually maintenance free, splinter free, highly durable against the elements, and easy to clean. However, trying to choose between …

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WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN VARIOUS TYPES OF …

WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN VARIOUS TYPES OF COMPOSITE DECKING. Cheap decking usually means one thing “additional expense”. It is cheap for one reason, “Poor Quality Materials”. If you do not invest in a good quality deck, you will be forced in a couple of years replacing your deck again as its failed to meet expectations.

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5 Composite Decking Problems Every Homeowner Needs To Know

Composite lumber is any man-made material composed of a mix of wood fibers, plastics, binders, and adhesives. Composite lumber is fairly popular in construction (i.e. plywood), but capped composite lumbers designed for decking didn't really come onto the market until the '90s.

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5 Composite Decking Problems Every Homeowner Needs To Know

Composite lumber is any man-made material composed of a mix of wood fibers, plastics, binders, and adhesives. Composite lumber is fairly popular in construction (i.e. plywood), but capped composite lumbers designed for decking didn't really come onto the market until the '90s.

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Capped Composite Decking vs. Wood Decking | TimberTech

Composite decking is more hard-wearing and a safer option than wood as it does not splinter or warp as the seasons change; it is also more slip-resistant. You can rest assured that, by choosing any of our composite products, you will end up with a high-quality deck …

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Capped composite decking: what it is, and why you need it

 · Capped composite decking has come a long way from earlier, uncapped options. Today we have capped composites, which feature a “cover” that provides added protection against the elements and everyday living. This capping contains UV inhibitors and provides an additional element of strength and resilience.

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Capped Composite Decking | DeckPlus

Capped composite decking is specifically engineered for long-lasting functionality and enduring aesthetics. Its composite materials make it resistant to spills, fading and abrasions, keeping it looking fresh and new long into the future. Better yet, capped composite decking boards come with a protective polymer sleeve for enhanced durability ...

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Plastic Decking or Composite Deck Boards? | DeckPlus

Many people use the terms ‘plastic decking’ and ‘composite decking’ interchangeably, but there is a crucial difference between these two products. Plastic decking is made of synthetic materials. Composite decking – also known as wood plastic composite (WPC) decking – is made by blending synthetic materials with natural wood fibre.

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Ranking Today's Composite Decking Brands

Composite Decking – A Brief History. Composite decking has come a long way. It was only twenty years ago that homeowners were limited to one very synthetic-looking type of low-performing material. Today, composite decking comes in a variety of texturized grain patterns and rich variegated colors that replicate wood’s natural beauty.

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Busting the Myths Around PVC vs Composite Decking | TimberTech

 · Navigating the choice of PVC vs composite decking can be tricky, especially with all the myths out there around PVC as a building material. Our TimberTech® decking portfolio features capped composite and capped polymer ­(PVC) decking, both of which far outperform traditional lumber.

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Composite Decking Brands 2021: Guide and Comparisons

 · A composite is a combination of a base material with other materials, held together by a binding agent.In the case of composite decking that base material is wood. The other materials are generally some type of plastic or PVC. There is a little confusion though, one thing composite decking is not is plastic. plastic decking is made from PVC and has no wood in the mix at all.

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Composite Decking Vs. Wood, PVC, Capped | ChoiceDek

ChoiceDek is a non-capped composite that installs as easily as wood while mimicking a natural wood-grain, but will not rot, warp or splinter. It is also the only composite decking tough enough to be installed anywhere, even underwater. Review more of our comparisons below to find the perfect decking to fit your project.

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Capped Composite Decking vs PVC Decking

 · Composite Decking vs. PVC Decking. Compared to PVC Decking, the main advantage of Composite Decking is that the material is composed of a mixture of recycled plastic and wood fiber. It is an upgrade of wood, with excellent mildew resistance, anti-fouling performance. Techwoodn’s distinctive wood grain color mixing technology gives Composite ...

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What is the difference between capped and traditional ...

The difference between capped and traditional composite decking is that capped deck boarding has an additional layer of a polymer sleeve that provides an impenetrable, wrap around protective layer. The benefit of this layer is that as opposed to the annual jet wash that composite board require, capped composite boards simply wipe clean!

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