Asked by: Melody Akolt
asked in category: General Last Updated: 12th February, 2020

Is Trex composite decking good?

Thanks to the unique blend of plastic film and wood fibers, Trex decking is stronger and more resilient than its plastic counterparts. While plastic and composite decking may both last between 25 to 30 years, a composite deck will retain its beauty and look new longer than a deck made from other materials.

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Keeping this in view, is Trex The best composite decking?

In a high-end comparison of the Legacy Collection by TimberTech vs Trex Transcend, TimberTech offers the most realistic-looking boards, while Trex Transcend is widely known as the most durable composite on the market.

Additionally, what is the difference between TREX and composite decking? Nope. Although Trex contains plastic, it's a composite decking material. As a result, you get the the eye-catching look of rich wood with the durability of a composite. Backed by a 25-year limited warranty, it's environmentally friendly and designed to remain free of rotting, splitting, splintering, insect damage.

Likewise, is a Trex deck worth it?

The cost of Trex decking (including material and installation) will run anywhere from $6.50 to $8.50 a square foot. Although Trex decking is more expensive than traditional wood decking, there are a lot of benefits to composite decking.

What is the best brand for composite decking?

Best Composite Decking Brands 2020

Brand 4-sided capped Uncapped
Fiberon Yes Yes
TimberTech Yes No
MoistureShield Yes Yes
Trex NOT SURE Yes

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