if youre sitting in a deck chair on top of all that plastic, the heat reflected up to you can make you sizzle like the burger on your grill. get composite samples in different colors and set them outside on your deck site. if theyre hot enough to fry an egg after a day in the hot sun, consider a lighter color or a different composite material.
the moisture resistance of composite decking boards makes them an ideal material for planters. the boards come in many colors to complement your deck or garden decor and they never need painting. here are 10 easy-to-build planters and trellises for inspiration.
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one of the benefits of capped composite decking is that its ultra-durable and resistant when it comes to common issues that typically affect wood decking materials. of course, thats not to say that a capped composite deck doesnt require any maintenance. there are still some things that a composite deck owner should do to enhance the look and longevity of their deck.
recently, i was at a flea market type place and noticed some folks that were selling outdoor furniture from composite decking material. the furniture was pretty basic built, but i have never worked with composite material before. it appeared to me that the material was cut to length, ripped to width, drilled and routed much like you would real wood. most of the material was 3/4-in. thick but some was 1 ? inches thick.