Apr 12, 2016 . Composite decking is fade resistant, but it may fade over time in strong sunlight. Composite decking will get lighter in color tone as it fades. Natural wood, left alone, fades to grey. It will also get hot under those conditions, although certainly not hot enough to melt. Shading the deck is always recommended..
My first deck in Ramona Ca. is perfect ware and no fade. No mold, great stuff. Then we bought a house with an 80 ft. deck that was built as new const. about 8 yrs. ago and the 2X2 vertical posts are decomposing into flakey crumbly faded material. The 2x6 planks are not as bad, but they show decay as well. I thought this..
Gossen PVC decking does not fade. As you know - you have to re-stain your wood deck and wood composite deck every year or so, because the color is not holding up to the sun and weather. Think of the hours needed to power wash, sand (possibly), dry out then reapply expensive stain and sealant. Now think of a Gossen..
While these wood-plastic composites (WPCs) have generally established a good track record, they have not always lived up to owners' expectations of a truly . Class-action lawsuits have been filed against Fiberon, , , Azek (plastic decking) and just about all major manufacturers for fading, color change,..
These products not only resist rot and insect damage, but their surfaces also resist fading, marring and staining from that occasional errant ketchup bottle. Durable and easy to maintain, composite & PVC decking can give the look of premium wood without warping or splintering. Ring's End carries three selections of Fiberon..
Some of these materials quickly fade to an unattractive gray color, but you can restore your deck's appearance with Messmer's Composite Deck Finish. Restore a composite deck with Messmers . 3/8 nap roller cover. Do not begin until you have read and understand all instructions. If you have questions, call us free at..
Jan 3, 2017 . But are they maintenance-free? No material is. Though many of these products carry 25- to 50-year warranties that protect against things like rotting, splitting, peeling, and insect infestation, we've seen these decks fade, buckle, and harbor mildew in certain conditions especially the stuff that contains wood..