Characteristic Wood Plastic Composite Decking by Boisdeck

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Characteristic Wood Plastic Composite Decking by Boisdeck

What is Wood Plastic Composite decking or WPC decking? WPC decking’s are environmentally friendly, and are manufactured with recycle material such as plastics, wood and fibres.

Compared to conventional WPC decking, Boisdeck’s wood plastic composite (WPC) were high flame retardancy and impact strength. This is because we are using vinyl-based WPC. Hence, not just its non-degradable, it’s also termite resistant.

WPC decking by Boisdeck is manufactured with an encapsulated protective layer. These layer makes the WPC decking have the ‘feel’ of real wood. You may unable to see the difference between real wood and Wood Plastic Composite. Moreover, unlike wood WPC decking will not splinters. Therefore, it’s provides the ultimate low maintenance with water and termite resistance because it does not require the extra protection measures like painting, sealing or staining.

Wood plastic composite decking have a tendency of getting heated up under the summer sun and this can cause cracks in them. However as mention above, Boisdeck’s WPC decking have the look and feel of natural wood. The encapsulated protective layer helps to protect with water, saltwater, fungus, household floor cleaning agent and high slip resistance.  Hence, it’s suitable in all types of weather.

Boisdeck’s wood plastic composite (WPC) will slightly lighten over time to a beautiful weathered tone. This color tone shift is dependent upon exposure to sunlight and other environment factors. The weathering process begins upon installation and is generally complete within 8 weeks to 12 weeks.

We do understand that over time, the WPC decking will start to fades and scratched. Nevertheless, if this occur, you can use fine sandpaper to remove the scratches. To maintain WPC decking, often sweep them clean, get rid of stains if any and try to clean using water & soap at least 3-4times a year.

Some might say that installing cost for wood plastic composite is a bit higher than installing wooden decks. Boisdeck try to make yourself a lot’s easier by providing installing guidelines if you want save money and decide to install it by DIY. If you’re not a technical person, not to worry, our installer is around the globe and we can work 24/7 to help you with the installation. You can call us to set an appointment.

Finally, yes, we know that wood plastic composite installing is a bit pricey but remember with WPC decking, you do not have to spend extra money on painting, weathering, staining or sealing each year. This can help you to save more.

Interested to know more about types and colors that available in our collections? Visit our website now or email us at mkt@boisdeck.com

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