Janet Sycamore from the Timber decking & Cladding Association recently wrote an Article 'Evaluating wood plastic composite decking' in TRADA's Timber 2016 Industry Yearbook which looked at the pros and cons of WPC and stated that. "A number of cases of poor performance have been reported to the Timber decking and Cladding association (TDCA), although these appear to be limited to a particular type of 'cheaper' hollow form board. Installation errors were a feature in many
23 Nov 1995 The foundation recently tested seven types of non-skid surfaces that can be applied to decks, cockpits, cabins, galleys, and engine rooms to increase traction and prevent slips and falls. We were able to Vynagrip is a heavy duty, open grid pvc flooring that is sold in rolls of four, six, and eight foot lengths, all 36 inches wide. A series of deep cut We also considered testing pieces of fiberglass boat decking in which anti skid patterns are already molded. However, we
1 Jun 2017 There is now decking that uses capping material to provide a grippier surface than other composites, creating a non-slip, weather-resistant deck. Use the right type of composite decking, and you won't have to worry about slipping, even by the pool. Slipping and sliding on a deck is no fun at all! Whether you have a pool that causes water to end up on your deck in the summer, or it rains often where you live, or you're always dealing with ice and snow, it helps to have
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11 Apr 2014 The use of composite and plastic decking products as an alternative to timber may still be relatively new in Australia but there's already a vast range of products available and it's growing. Wood-plastic composite (WPC) deck products are the dominant type, although there are rice husk-plastic and other fillers, as well as entirely plastic versions. Brushing removes lubricates in the manufacturing process and can include much needed slip resistant benefits.