While summer may have come and gone, that doesn’t mean you still can’t enjoy the outdoors. What better way to enjoy the outdoors than with a lovely new deck? A deck gives you the perfect place to unwind after a long stressful day and can be enjoyed any time of the year. The only question is: what material should you pick?
Composite decking is a reasonably popular choice and is more appealing than its wood counterpart. There are several reasons why people elect to install composite decking instead of going with wood.
Low Maintenance Costs
Traditional wooden decks require you to stain, sand, or paint them during the year. On the contrary, composite decking is prefinished the moment you have it installed. It requires very little upkeep on your end. The most you’ll ever need to do is use a little soap and water to clean it off.
You save both time and money. Composite decking will end up costing less than wood over time because of its resistance to various forms of decay, including insects and mold.
Most composite decking is made from recycled materials. This lowers the amount of waste required to make your deck. It’s also a toxin-free option, so your home will remain healthy when you install the deck.
Composite decking is formed from long-lasting material. This not only makes it resistant to forms of decay, but it also helps prevent cracking and splintering, so your deck will be safe and enjoyable at all times. This is especially important for keeping loved ones safe, such as small children and pets.
Composite decking retains all of the natural beauty that a wooden deck has. You can get your decking in many different styles and shades to help match the tone you want for it. You can replicate the look of various woods for a cheaper cost as well, and it is also less of a hassle having it installed. It’s hard to argue with picking an option that gives you all of the appeal you want for less work and money.
Contact Albaugh & Sons
Since 2003, Albaugh & Sons, LLC has been dedicated to meeting the fencing, decking, and home remodeling needs of homeowners throughout the greater Frederick area. All of our team members are experienced, well-trained, and committed to exceeding the expectations of every customer.