changes in composite decking market

WPC - ModWoodcomposite decking is fast becoming the norm for the building industry as availability has become more wide spread. Just as new technologies are constantly changing the method of construction, composite decking has changed decking arena forever as the home owner seeks out a low maintenance option for their dream entertainment area. But before we can jump ahead to all the fluffy marketing guff, (low maintenance, great looking etc...) we need to work through the product as a ...

How to Choose Composite Decking The Family Handymancomposite decking, like decking, is a great low-maintenance alternative to wood. The industry had some growing pains in the past decade, but the materials continue to improve and the number of quality products on the market increases each year. Ten years ago, there were only 10 choices, and now there are more than 50 different composite decking products available (one common brand is decking). Click here to see a decking project. You'll also find cellular PVC ...

Growth in WPC industry expected, applications other than decking in ...13 May 2013 ... Bizzarri gave a speech about dynamic market changes and customer preferences for traditional and capped composite decks and vinyl products. He also gave some insights into the product lifecycle on the American market, which is currently in decline. The professional channel accounts for around 70% of the North American market. The North American housing market does actually now seem to be recovering, and the whole decking market including WPC decking ...

Decking: Market Trends, New Products, and Why Wood is Making a ...6 Feb 2013 ... Its recent survey of dealers nationwide found that eight in 10 figured their composite decking sales increased in 2012 by an average of 5%, and nine in 10 expect sales to increase by an average of 7% in 2013. ... Change is afoot. Top-level consolidation isn't scaring off new entrants, nor is it stunting deck makers' retooling efforts. But the biggest challenge facing the market isn't new: When will manufacturers' new-product value propositions match contractors' ...

Composite vs timber: Is timber really worth the cost and effort ...21 Jun 2016 ... With the man-made boards of composite decking offering less maintenance and fuss, and higher quality composite materials on the market, like NewTechWood Australia composite decking, it's easy to see why the debate exists. To help you make an educated decision about what's best for you and ... Room to renovate if you get tired of the initial appeal of timber, it's easy to change it down the track. Timber is naturally recurring and therefore a renewable source.

Trends in the US decking market: A national survey of deck and ...The deck-building industry is going through a period of rapid growth and dramatic change with respect to the types of materials available to build decks. Naturally durable timber species (i.e., redwood, western redcedar, Alaska yellow-cedar and tropical hardwoods) are facing acute competition from engineered decking products, primarily plastic lumber and composite wood products. The results of a 2004 national survey of 156 deck builders and 212 home builders indicate that.

Replacing Individual Boards on a Wood Deck with Capped Wood ...4 Oct 2016 ... If your substructure is code-compliant, you may want to think about re-planking your entire deck with all composite material

How Composite Decking's Changed & What People Are Buying Now14 Oct 2017 ... You've heard of composite decking; it's an alternative to wood that you never have to stain and that'll last for decades. You may have also heard about its rocky entry to the decking market. You might be unconvinced that it's a good choice. The product on the market today isn't your parent's composite. composite decking has come along way since it was first introduced. We're bringing you up to speed on how composite has changed over time and what people are ...

Long-lasting, low-maintenance decks become a reality - Baltimore Sun25 Feb 2015 ... Able to gracefully withstand the humidity of a coastal Annapolis summer and the chills of a Baltimore winter, high-performance decking materials have become viable contenders for a climate of vast temperature and humidity changes. With the potential to double your deck¿s life span and drastically reduce the care it needs, tropical hardwoods and composite decking might get you to think twice about the typical pressure-treated pine.

The evolution of edeck | - Composite DeckingFollowing after our American friends, composite decking debuted in the UK in 2004. A revolutionary change to the decking market due to its low-maintenance qualities and beauty, it wasn't long before it was the most desired decking material on the market. At , we constantly aim to improve our products to give our customers the best composite decking available in the marketplace. composite decking has evolved over the last decade and we strive to remain the leading ...

shares jump 25% after the decking company announces strong ...31 Oct 2017 ... Cline credited a national ad campaign launched two years ago for driving demand. The company said it expected revenue of $118 million in the fourth quarter. says it accounts for more than 80 percent of all residential decking and railing in North America. That market share has grown 4 percent since 2014, Cline said. Analysts at FBR & Co. raised their price target for the company to $96 from $80 Tuesday while maintaining a hold rating. Shares of the company ...

Composite Decking vs Wood - A Composite Decking Review,History ...These products make up a very small part of the marketless than 10%, and it is usually some kind of blow out sale that supplies the materials. ... All the big companies, , Azek, Timber Tech and Fiberon, and Wolf, (I am sure I missed a few) now produce decking with a hard plastic shell bonded to the composite board. .... When you attempt to change a board or twoit is more than likely that the new boards will be an entirely different color than the faded boards you have presently.

Which Composite decking is the best? | Deck Masters, llc - Portland ...I get a lot of hits on this post and am asked a lot of these same questions regularly when doing bids, but my answers have been changing lately. Since the composite decking industry changes so rapidly, I have to update it every so often to stay current. However, if you see the frequency of how often I write a new blog post, you will know that blogging is not at the top of my to do list Anyway, here are my current thoughts in a nutshell: The best composite decking on the market in our ...