composite vs treated lumber

All About Composite Decking This Old House

composite board made of recycled plastic and waste wood initial cost: Low-end composites are priced about 30 percent higher than pressure-treated pine.

Should You Build Your Deck From Wood or Plastic?

Jul 31, 2012 Replaced existing deck with new composite decking. Today, most PT lumber is treated with less-toxic chemicals, such as alkaline copper

Ipe Wood Vs Composite Decking: Comparing Cost and Performance

Nov 10, 2017 If you're considering the pros and cons of ipe wood vs. composite decking, that springs to mind for most people is pressure treated lumber.

Composite vs. Pressure Treated Decks: What is Right for You

Jun 26, 2017 Is it time to build a deck or replace your old one? If so, you may be wondering whether to use pressure treated wood or composite boards.

Choosing a Deck: Plastic or Wood? - Houzz

Jul 18, 2013 Get the pros and cons of wood, plastic, composite and more decking materials, (pictured), pressure-treated pine or ipe, a sustainable tropical wood. "Manufacturing costs are very low, versus a composite decking board

Wood vs. Composite: The Ultimate Guide to Decking Materials

Wood is the classic choice for a deck. Each species of wood has a distinct color and grain. Pressure treated lumber is the least expensive wood option. Pine or fir