consumer reviews of pvc decking

The Latest on Composite and Plastic Deck Durability

Two years later, the parent company shut down the decking business, citing a decision to focus on roofing and other lines. Left in the wake are consumers complaining about mold, cracking and discoloration problems with their decking. Law firms, meanwhile, have been casting about on the Internet for participants to join a..

PVC Decking Problems: Consumers Complain About Defective PVC .

Dec 5, 2014 . Some of the PVC decking subject to these complaints is manufactured by AZEC, , and Wolf Home Products. Common consumer complaints all follow a similar story line, after only a year or two or three, the beautiful PVC decking the homeowners paid a premium for was already deteriorating,..

Top 73 Reviews and Complaints about Composite Decking

How do I know I can trust these reviews about Composite Decking? 1,056,128 reviews on . Contacted and discovered their customer service is as defective as the product. Waited extended .. We also consulted with a contractor who was very knowledgeable about composite decking. He informed us that..

Choosing the Best Composite Decking | BuildingAdvisor

In all cases, review the product specs and, if possible, look at a few installations before purchasing. . Despite sporadic problems, most composite decks have performed quite well, especially if the owner has done the basic maintenance of removing piles of wet leaves and debris, wiped up spills, and done a periodic..

Composite or plastic 'lumber' for consumer applications how green .

The 'cradle' model is adapted to evaluate product alternatives for a home project such as deck or fence . In the diagram below, the resin and wood fiber components range from complete virgin product to100% post-consumer recycled products. PLASTIC RESIN. WOOD FIBER .. APPENDIX: Plastic Lumber Product Ratings

Composite Decks Recalled by Louisiana-Pacific; Decks Can .

May 13, 2009 . Manufacturer: Louisiana-Pacific (LP) Corp., of Nashville, Tenn. Hazard: The recalled decking can prematurely deteriorate and unexpectedly break. Consumers can fall through broken decking and suffer serious injuries. Incidents/Injuries: LP has received 37 reports of composite decks breaking, resulting in..

Azek Decking Material - What do you think about it? - Houzz

May 20, 2010 . I came across this thread because I'm on the verge of pulling the trigger on a 500+ square feet deck, and I have been told by several deck builders that Azek is the best product on the market. Well, after reading all of the above (and people's reviews on Consumer Reports), I am thinking I'll stay away from it