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If you’re considering installing composite decking in your garden, you might have a few questions before you get started. Composite decking is a very popular choice for decking projects; but why is that the case? Well, it’s well known that composite decking is slip-resistant and low maintenance… but what about longevity? More...


Composite decking

Composite decking is a highly popular option for modern decking; comprised of a blend of recycled plastic and wood fibres, its durable nature makes it a popular choice for people looking to embark on a decking project.

Another feature that makes composite decking so popular is its wide range of versatility in designs and styles. Composite decking can come in a variety of colours, even in colours and textures that are similar to other decking materials, such as wood.  

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As popular as it is, composite decking is also one of the more expensive decking options. So why exactly is composite decking more expensive than wood?


If you're someone who likes the idea of natural wood but can't face the hours of upkeep it demands, you're in the right place! Here at TimberTech, we offer a wide range of composite decking that's been manufactured to look and feel just like real wood but requires a fraction of the maintenance. 

People often ask us - which composite decking looks the most like real wood? We have some composite deck boards that look more like wood than others, mostly due to the colour of the boards. So, if you want to see which of our composite decking ranges look most like real wood, just keep reading.


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With the rise in popularity of composite decking over recent years, it comes to no surprise that more and more homeowners are asking questions regarding its practicality, with one of the main queries surrounding its use in the warmer months. 

Homeowners that are considering installing composite decking in their outdoor spaces are asking the question, "does composite decking get hot in the summer?" With traditional wood decking known to absorb a fair amount of heat during hotter spells of sunshine, it makes perfect sense why people would ask the same question regarding its composite counterpart. If you're one of these people that are wondering whether composite decking gets hot in the summer, then you've come to the right place! The experts at TimberTech are here to help. 

In order to give an accurate answer to this question, however, a number of factors need to be considered as each has a degree of influence on how much heat gets absorbed and retained. These are the deck's exposure to sunlight, the colour of the deck boards and the type of composite decking used

Does Composite Decking Get Hot in the Summer?


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