June 30 2021 0Comment
Benefits of Composite Decking Installation

Benefits of Composite Decking Installation

Composite Decking

Composite decking refers to an artificial building product that is made up using a blend of wood fibres, plastics, and a little proportion of bonding agents. This blend is heated into board-shaped lengths and then cooled. The resultant board-shaped pieces are then fixed together to form the composite deck for your outdoor area. 

Although a relatively newer form of decking, composite decking is quickly replacing traditional wood decking. Come to think of it, what are the reasons behind it? below, you’ll find the breakdown of the primary benefits that composite decking features.

Composite Decking Has High Durability

Benefits of Composite Decking Installation

Unlike the traditional wood decking, as well as PVC alternatives, composite decking is resistant to fading, staining, scratching and mold, nor does it rot, crack, or warp. Additionally, it is splinter-free as well as insect-free, meaning as a family with kids and pets, you will be in good hands. The overall high durability also means that it will be decades before you’ll need a renovation of your decking.

Low Maintenance

While in the case of wood decking, you are bound to engage in tiring maintenance ever so often, such as washing, cleaning stains, or sealing wood decks, high-quality and durable composite decks retain their appeal for decades with little to no maintenance required at all. 

As a matter of fact, you won’t need to worry about its staining or painting – you just need to clean it with simple soap and water twice a year and you’re good to go.

Since spills, splashes and other similar hiccups are unavoidable, it is important for you to choose only the reputable composite decking manufacturers in your area so that there’s a resistance to fading colours. This way, you can rest assured that the beauty of your decade will remain the same as at the time it was installed.


With the top-quality composite decking, not only do you get the look and feel of the real wood but also, you indirectly prevent deforestation on your part and in turn, the hazardous effects it has on the environment.

On top of that, top manufacturers of composite decking produce their materials from recycled content, like polyethene and wood scraps, which is another one of its upsides for the environment.


Though it is true that the installation of composite decking can be costly but when we consider the high costs of maintenance in the case of a wood deck, a composite deck ends up saving a hefty sum of your money in the long term.

Aesthetically Pleasing

Although man-made, with high-definition wood grain patterns, and intensely saturated colours – from the looks of it, composite decking is nothing short of natural. It boasts a wide variety of colours such as spicy reds and deep earth tones.

Apart from that, you can also pick from different composite accessories stairs, railings, and furniture, etc. to further personalize your outdoor space.

Composite Decking Installation by Spenwell General Builders

Considering the fascinating benefits that it offers, it is only natural to assume that you may want to get a composite deck installed in your outdoor space. If so, you have come to the right place. Spenwell General Builders are builders in East London and Essex for decades now with building services like roofing, guttering, loft conversions, decorating, landscaping, and more.

Our landscaping service encompasses all your needs for a peaceful, and enjoyable outdoor space. That, of course, includes the installation of a composite deck. Our professional general builders will carry out a hassle-free job and make sure the end-product is the deck of your dreams. Furthermore, we work with only the top composite decking manufacturers so you can draw solace from the fact that, whatever materials we’ll use, won’t bother you for many years to come.

So, contact us now and get your composite decking installation underway.