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Composite & synthetic decking source list: where to buy composite decking, plastic deck boards or synthetic decking boards & construction materials.

This article series describes critical safe-construction details for decks and porches, including avoiding deck or porch collapse and unsafe deck stairs and railings. Our page top photo shows several colors of synthetic decking installed at a New York building supply outlet.

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Where to Buy Composite & Plastic Decking Materials

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Building Supply Stores such as Home Depot & Lowes stock a variety of composite and synthetic decking products including those shown in the photographs above. At left is an image of the Veranda Composite Decking warranty.

  • Certainteed Corp. Boardwalk solid composite decking with hidden fasteners and optional railing system
  • Composite Building Products International Xtendex hollow composite decking system with optional railing
  • Correct Building Products Solid composite decking with hidden fasteners and optional railing system
  • Fiber Composites Fiberon solid composite decking and optional railing system
  • Kadant Composites Geodeck hollow composite decking and railing system
  • Kroy Building Products Timberlast solid composite decking with optional hidden fastening system
  • Louisiana-Pacific Corp WeatherBest solid composite decking, railings, and accessories
  • Nexwood Industries Limited Hollow composite decking and railing systems
  • Tendura TenduraPlank solid tongue-and-groove composite flooring for porches; natural finish or primed for painting
  • Thermal Industries Dream Composite solid tongue-and-groove composite decking system with optional vinyl railings
  • TimberTech Limited Floorizon hollow composite decking system, solid composite decking planks, and optional railing system
  • Trex Company Solid composite decking
  • Weyerhaeuser Building Products ChoiceDeck solid composite lumber and optional railings

Plastic Decking Systems

  • Kroy Building Products Classic Manor embossed vinyl decking with clip system
  • L.B. Plastics Sheerline interlocking vinyl decking system and deck cladding systems
  • Renew Plastics Solid recycled high-density polyethylene (HDPE) plastic decking with embossed wood-grain texture
  • Royal Crown Limited Brock Deck and Deck Lok interlocking vinyl decking systems
  • Thermal Industries Dream Deck interlocking vinyl decking and railing system
  • U.S. Plastic Lumber Corp Carefree Xteriors recycled plastic HDPE decking with embossed wood grain and optional railings

Deck & Porch Industry Associations

  • American Wood Preservers Association (AWPI)
  • California Redwood Association
  • Deck Industry Association
  • Forest Stewardship Council Information on certified tropical hardwoods
  • Rainforest Alliance, Smartwood Program Information on certified tropical hardwoods
  • Southern Forest Products Association
  • Southern Pine Council
  • Western Wood Products Association
  • Western Wood Preservers Institute


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