If you have ever thought about building a deck in your home, you have probably heard the term 150mm WPC decking mentioned at least once. But what exactly does that mean? You don’t need to know the exact details of how 150mm WPC decking works in order to use it, but having some basic knowledge will help ensure that your deck is as strong and durable as possible. That way, you can use it for many years without worrying about major repairs or replacement.
Advantages of Building with Wood Plastic Composite Material
Wood plastic composite material has many advantages, including that it is durable, stable, low-maintenance and recyclable. Unifloor’s 150mm WPC deck boards are one of those great products that carry all those characteristics. We know you will be happy with them for many years to come. Here are a few reasons why we think they make such a good choice: 1) Durability – It’s important to note that 150mm WPC deck boards are not just beautiful, but also extremely durable. This means they will last you a long time without needing much maintenance at all. The materials used in these boards also resist fading from sunlight and moisture so your investment is protected over time as well. In addition, these composite materials don’t splinter or crack like traditional wood decks do so there’s no need for expensive repairs or painting later on down the road either.
Types of Composite Decking Boards on the Market
While different companies offer their own take on a composite decking material, there are some common characteristics to all of them. But to help you pick out your perfect decking material, we’ve broken down each option into a few categories so you can understand what makes them different. Some materials like Unifloor and Nature Composite Board fall into two different categories (panel products and boards), but we’ve still made sure to include them in both sections. And if you’re looking for more information about composites, check out our Ultimate Guide to Composite Deck Materials and our brand-new post: Is Vinyl Deck Better than Wood?
Benefits of Wood Plastic Composite Decks
Wood-plastic composite decking is a fantastic choice for homeowners. It’s lightweight, so it won’t crack or sink over time like wood might. It’s also slip-resistant and will never mold or mildew, and it’s less expensive than some other materials used in decking. There are many benefits to choosing Unifloor’s 150mm product for your home; here are just a few.
How to Select the Right Type of Composite Decking Board?
When choosing a deck board for your home, it’s important to note that there are two major types: extruded and moulded. Both extruded and moulded boards offer their own unique features—and both serve a purpose depending on what you’re looking for in your deck. They are made with different manufacturing processes, so let’s take a closer look at each and see how they compare against one another.
Extruded Composite Board Extruded composite boards are made by forcing resin through a mold, giving it its name extrusion. The type of material used is called PVC—which stands for polyvinyl chloride.
Things to Consider When Buying Composite Decking Materials
While composite decks are fairly new in Australia they have been used extensively in America and Europe since they were first introduced. These types of decks offer many advantages over natural wood, making them a great choice for your home. Things to consider when buying composite decking materials include: maintenance, warranty, appearance and cost.