What is WPC decking?
WPC(Wood Plastic Composite) decking, also known as composite decking. WPC decking is fabricated from 60% wood fibers, 30% HDPE, and 10% boding additives, which is a durable and economical substitute for natural wood. It is an eco-friendly and recyclable product that combines the benefits of the superior strength of plastics and the natural look and texture of timber.
Since our WPC outdoor decking is weather-proof, mildew-proof, and low-maintenance, it can survive long-term usage. Due to their anti-splinter and anti-split characteristics, WPC decks are bare-friendly and anti-slip to secure the safety of both children and adults. Available in attractive colors and unique finishes, WPC decking is suitable for residential and commercial situations, including terraces, balconies, gardens, boutiques, coffee shops, etc.
Unifloor is a leading WPC decking manufacturer & wholesaler with 12+ years of experience. Our WPC composite decking has been sold to 120 countries, such as the UK, America, Canada, Australia, etc. Our factory offers a variety of WPC decks that come in different colors, finishes, and lengths according to your requirements.
Applications of WPC decking
- Suitable for residential and commercial situations
- Widely used for terraces, balconies, gardens, backyards, walkways, swimming pool areas, etc
- Widely used for boutiques, coffee shops, hotels, shopping malls, playgrounds, etc
- Also can be used as stairs, park benches, planter boxes, etc
Categories of WPC decking
Capped vs Uncapped
WPC decking consists of two types: the capped & uncapped.
WPC decking boards without caps are usually less expensive. Despite being durable and water-resistant, the material does not offer the same level of stain and color fading protection.
Compared with uncapped WPC decks, capped decking boards are usually covered with an protective covering that offers extra protection against the severe environment and daily use. They are also more impervious to fade and stain.
Hollow vs Solid
Available color options of WPC decking
Our composite decking is available in a variety of colors, including Grey, Lightgrey, Charcoal, Chocolate, Redwood, Cedar, Wood, and Coffee. We also offer customized color options per your requests.
How can we maintain WPC decking?
Although WPC decks don’t need any particular upkeep, it does need to be cleaned every now and then. Fresh water and a mop is enough to clean it.
How long will WPC decking last?
Generally, WPC outdoor decking can have a long service life of 25-30 with due to its minimum maintenance and weather-proof features.
Does WPC decking get hot?
Unlike natural wood, WPC composite decking is less prone to get hotter, making it quickly to cool down and more bare-friendly.
Can WPC decks rot?
Compared with wood material, composite decking is extremely resistant to decay and rot. The excellent construction of WPC decking shields against water penetration and does not provide a favorable environment for the growth of mold. With proper maintenance, it may survive for many years.
What is the best WPC decking for the money?
UNIFLOOR is a leading manufacturer of WPC composite decking with 12+ years of experience. Unifloor WPC decking is a cost-effective product for its numerous benefits, such as durability, weather resistance, minimum maintenance, etc.
Can I put composite decking on dirt?
Absolutely, we offer high-quality WPC decks for your ideal patio or terrace near the ground. These decks are susceptible to rot and decay.
Do composite decks scratch easily?
WPC decking boards won’t scratch and damage easily as traditional wood. It is also immune to stains, rot, and decay.
What's the cost of WPC decking?
Generally, WPC decking alone normally costs $4.50 to $13 per square foot, or around $30 to $60 per square foot when installed and taking into account required accessories, including pedestals, joists, screws, clips, etc.
Benefits of WPC decking
- Long lifespan
- Simple to install
- Flame retardant
- 100% Waterproof
- Anti-rot & anti-split
- Various color options
- Minimum maintenance
- Authentic wood appearance
- Excellent flexibility and tear resistance
- Excellent weather resistance: resistance to UV radiation, wind, snow, rain, hail