recovery of the residential housing market in north america has fuelled growth of the global composite decking market. the major element influencing the composite decking market are replacement of old-fashioned decking materials with uncapped and capped composite decking products.
add an extra 15 percent for diagonal decking. for larger decks, you can calculate the total square footage of decking you need by multiplying the length of the deck surface times the width. allow for overhangs. then buy enough lineal feet of decking to make up the deck area plus the waste allowance.
the decking market is growing in value and diversifying. there are boards made of wood, plastic, plant material, aluminum, and even recycled carpet fiber. colors and styles continue to multiply. and homeownersarmed with design websites, mobile apps, and the ability to collaborate on projects in real timeare becoming savvier about
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but, big box home improvement stores have taken notice, and composite decking can now be purchased alongside traditional decking materials. while the use of composite decking is on the rise, the question remains: does composite decking really stack up to traditional decking material? wood decks - are you prepared for yearly deck maintenance?
according to wood and competitive decking, a new report from the freedonia group, alternative materials to wood decking, particularly wood-plastic composite and plastic, are expected to experience above average annual gains in demand through 2020. these materials have the advantage of requiring far less maintenance than wood decks.
increasing their use of these materials. the deck market can be segmented into the three main end-use applications; deck substructure, deck surface, and rails/accessories benches, stairs, planters, etc . it is important to note that only 59% of the total demand for decking materials based on value is derived from the construction of the primary
total demand for decking and railing materials in the north american residential market was valued at $4.1 billion based on supplier factory gate prices in 2014 compared with $3.6 billion in 2012.
composite decking and railing market worth 3.09 billion usd by 2020 the major forces driving the composite decking and railing market are replacement of traditional materials with uncapped and capped composite decking and railing products. these products offer superior properties including resistance to rotting, color fading, mold and mildew