Trex Composite Decking vs. Timber

The Hassle-Free Alternative To Timber Decking
 

A Trex® composite deck is ready whenever you want to use it. No sanding, staining, or painting here—a little soap and water or a quick power washing is all the maintenance Trex requires. Timber decks take constant care. Trex composite decking is more durable and longer lasting. When you look at all Trex has to offer, timber decking begins to feel like signing up for a second job.

 

The hassles that come with timber
Redwood, Pressure-Treated Lumber and Cedar

 

All the beauty without the upkeep, Trex is more durable than timber decks.

Needs seasonal painting, staining or sealing

Timber decks rot and splinter. Trex composite decking is safe and hazard free.

Becomes a safety hazard when it rots, splits and splinters

Compared to Trex, timber decks are a hassle. They show every spill and scuff, especially when they start to fade.

Fades and stains easily, showing every spill and scuff

It's easy to make the Trex versus timber decision when you consider how timber decks attract termites.

Insects can cause extensive structural damage

Compared to Trex, timber decks are sourced from trees that local wildlife depend on for food and shelter.

Contributes to deforestation, cutting down trees that local wildlife depend on for food and shelter

The peace of mind that comes with Trex. Trex wont rot split splinter or crack. Is termite proof and is available in a wide range of fade resistant colours that will compliment any home. All the natural beauty of timber with none of the work. Order a Trex Board sample to see for yourself.
The peace of mind that comes with Trex. Trex wont rot split splinter or crack. Is termite proof and is available in a wide range of fade resistant colours that will compliment any home. All the natural beauty of timber with none of the work. Order a Trex Board sample to see for yourself.
Timber decking doesn't age well

Whereas Trex guarantees that after 25 years our decking will still look and feel great.
 

 

Trex composite decking versus redwood, cedar, and pressure treated timber decking.
Trex composite decking versus redwood, cedar, and pressure treated timber decking.

Trex composite decking matches the natural beauty of timber and can withstand the force of mother nature.

Trex deck boards are made of 95% recycled materials versus timber decks made from cedar or redwood.

A cut above: this board is made
of 95% recycled materials
 



Trex pioneered eco-friendly composite decking.
No other composite decking on the market comes
close to matching Trex for style or substance.

Trex's eco-friendly manufacturing processes save 400 million pounds of plastic and timber from ending up in landfills each year.

 

Trex composite decks contain 140,000 recycled plastic bags in every 500 square foot Trex deck.

 

Trex composite decks are eco-friendly and don't contribute to deforestation like their timber counterparts.

 


A Trex composite deck is worry free compared to timber decks made from redwood, cedar, or pressure treated lumber.

Order a sample and see for yourself how our durable, beautiful, low-maintenance boards leave timber decking in the dust.
 

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