Composite Materials

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Demand for Wood Plastic Composites to Hit $6.5 Billion in 2018

Sales of wood/plastic composites, or composite decking, are taking off, set to grow at 10% per year between now and 2018, according to the Freedonia Group, which sees new construction and intensified interest in residential improvement and repair driving the growth. More

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Freedonia Study Shows Deck Industry Set to Recover

Renewed demand for wood, composites, and plastic decking will, by 2016, restore the market to its 2006 levels. More

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Progressive Foam-backed siding

Foam-backed siding isn't the only option for homeowners who want extra insulation. More

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Fiberon Post and Rail fencing

The open, informal look of a wooden rail fence is now available in composite. More

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Pergolas Make That Outdoor Living Project A Standout

An affordable upgrade that will 'pop' in backyards or on top of decks or patios. More

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Homeowners Demand Deck Value

Homeowners are often far more budget-conscious today when it comes to designing the deck they want on their homes. More

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Low Pressure

Deck builders find less and less demand for pressure-treated wood. More

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Decked Out

Many do-it-yourselfers learn upon encountering insurmountable obstacles mid-project, and as many Peter Pickup-type contractors discover in the process of going out of business by the thousands each year, making money designing and building decks isn't all that simple. More

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Riding the Rails

Composite rail systems are slow to catch up to the quick growth of composite deck... More

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