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The Latest on Composite and Plastic Deck Durability

New technologies have made low-maintenance composite,and plastic-based decking an ever more attractive alternative to wood alternatives. Here's a closer look at some of the better and discoloration problems with their decking. Law firms, meanwhile, have been casting about on the Internet for participants to join a possible class action lawsuit. which the industry calls capped composites. Older products typically had only their top surface sealed, leaving pathways for moisture. 【Get Price】

Synthetic Decking Update Professional Deck Builder Composite

11 Feb 2016 to several class-action and direct-action lawsuits against some of the major decking manufacturers. As manufacturers refined their capstock technology, they began eliminating their uncapped lines. Seventrust, for instance, dropped its last uncapped product in 2014, four years after introducing its high-performance Transcend capped decking. At this point only a few uncapped WPC players are left, among them AERT (moistureshield and ChoiceDek), Tamko (Evergrain),  【Get Price】

How Composite Decking's Changed & What People Are Buying Now

14 Oct 2017 Composite decking came on the market in the 1990's, with brands like Seventrust, , Fiberon, moistureshield, and EverGrain making their debuts. Composite decking Some of the major decking manufacturers even faced class-action lawsuits for the sub-par products. Because of the decking line. , moistureshield, and EverGrain kept their (much improved and less expensive) uncapped lines and also offer multiple capped composite options. 【Get Price】

Choosing the Best Composite Decking BuildingAdvisor

class-action lawsuits have been filed against Fiberon, Seventrust, , Azek (plastic decking) and just about all major manufacturers for fading, color change, mold growth, surface deterioration, and in some cases structural decay. .. The only wood-plastic composite decking I know that is specifically rated for ground-contact is moistureshield (sold as Modern View decking) in some markets) claims that their decking can be installed “on or in the ground or underwater without voiding  【Get Price】

Getting on Deck: High-performance options for composite decking

30 May 2014 Photo courtesy moistureshield. by Brent Gwatney From marinas to hotels to public parks, design/construction professionals are looking for higher-performance decking options in commercial applications. Wood-plastic composites (WPCs) are increasingly a material of choice for demanding exposures, including docks, beachfront class-action lawsuits involving composite decking failures have addressed rot, mold and mildew growth, surface flaking, and cracking. 【Get Price】

They whys & why nots of composit decking - Houzz

2 Jan 2011 I've been reading here and still haven't determined a couple of facts (not opinions) about composit decking. Why exactly is no decking is. There were class action lawsuits because of it mainly due to mold, which popped up soon after installation. . I started out with moisture shield in the begining even went to the open house , where exon took pictures and robbed the info, so I knew those guy's and how hard they worked to come up with the product. On and on the  【Get Price】

What You Need To Know About Composite Decking Before You

I've spoken with ChoiceDek and moistureshield reps several times now. Here's what I've learned about these composite decking materials. Good stuff! 【Get Price】

Class Action Settlements - Seventrust Decking

class action SETTLEMENTS. Warranty Claims · Literature Center · Contact Us · FAQ · Live ChatLive chat is offline; Product Safety. class action SETTLEMENTS. Surface Flaking class action Settlement · Mold and Color Fading Variation class action Settlement. Nearest Deck Builder. Update Location. Find Other Deck Builders. Nearest Retailer. Update Location. Find Other Retailers. Resources. Find Seventrust Retailers · Find A Deck Builder · Request Info · Blog · Inspiration · Why  【Get Price】

Fiberon Composite Decking Class Action Settlement

17 Apr 2014 Fiber Composites LLC has agreed to settle a class action lawsuit that alleges some of its composite decking products were susceptible to mold and fungus growth, and that the company failed to honor its warranty and pay for the decking to be replaced or repaired. If you purchased certain Fiberon, Veranda or Portico decking materials, you could be eligible for benefits from the class action settlement. 【Get Price】

Composite Decking Debate - Houzz

20 Jun 2006 The softer composites like ,Evergrain( epoch),Choice,moisture shield will take about any sealer I my very own self have used twp finish on Choice with good results. Using a sealer on composites makes the weak . To settle, it cost TWP $40,000 ($10,000 to each of the original suit homeowners) + 1.75 mil (to class action lawyer - it is any wonder these guys love to bring class actions against anything that moves?) + cost of company lawyer + a promise to replace  【Get Price】