latitudes luster by universal forest products coordinates beautifully with the company's decking lines. the durable co-extruded railing features a composite base with a pvc cap stock. it comes in a boxed kit, which includes handrails, balusters, insert rails, trim and hardware for easy installation. it's backed by a 20-year limited warranty.
deck wars: synthetics aim to walk all over wood. this composite product's major downside is that it can cost three times that of conventional wood, or more. universal forest products
universal forest products inc. is a holding company that provides capital, management and administrative resources to subsidiaries that design, manufacture and market wood and wood-alternative products for diy/retail home centers and other retailers, structural lumber products for the manufactured housing industry, engineered wood components for the site-built construction market, and
“people want decking that looks like their flooring, and one of the strongest flooring trends is distressed and reclaimed wood,” says chris camfferman, senior product manager at universal forest products, which makes deckorators decking. indeed, several products now have capstock that looks like rough-sawn lumber, including deckorators
all in all, the composite decking report offers in-depth profile and data information anatomy of leading composite decking companies. following is the list highlighting leading players in the composite decking industry universal forest products, inc.