7 Reasons to Use Trex Decking in Your Next ProjectFeb 19, 2019 | Decking, Exterior, RailingsAs the world’s top decking brand, Trex developed the original composite decking product to provide a solid alternative to wood decking. It allows you to add strong value to your home with a high-value, low-maintenance product, giving you years of enjoyment. But why should you go with Trex Decking to create your backyard oasis? Here’s a solid look at the product line and the reasons why you should consider it for your next project.1. It comes in an amazing range of gorgeous colors:Trex Transcend Decking is available in ten beautiful colors while Trex Select Decking is available in five beautiful colors. Rich walnuts, red mahoganies, oak-ish hues and a whole range of weathered gray options are available to compliment your home’s exterior beautifully.2. It’s an excellent green product:Whether you’re looking at a green construction project or simply want to do your part for a more sustainable future, Trex works. It contributes to LEED certification points, giving you a leg up on your process. It’s also a certified 95% recycled product under ICC-ES SAVE guidelines and process.3. It’s high-quality and low-maintenance:The system creates a virtually gap-free flooring while using proprietary hidden fasteners to attach the decking to the supports. Part of this system creates perfect spacing between boards and creating a flawless finish, with no fasteners showing on the surface of the entire deck.4. It starts out beautiful and will stay that way:Trex has been developed for many years, with any number of improvements that have been made over the process. This has created a beautiful product that is designed to last for many, many years to come, allowing you peaceful enjoyment of your home with minimal upkeep.5. It has a range of accessory pieces to match: You don’t want to have to match your decking to everything else you want to add to your new deck, and with Trex products, you don’t have to. There are a wide range of optional pieces available so that you can easily match all of your materials. Railings, post caps, risers, and recessed LED deck lights are all available.6. It’s scratch, fade, mold and stain resistant:You don’t want to invest a lot of money in a product that won’t stand up to daily life. Trex has been designed and improved to the point that it will withstand staining, scratching and fading. Its mold resistance means you can simply clean up with a bit of soap and water.7. It has a fabulous 25-year warranty:Trex Decking’s unique composition means that it’s resistant to rot, peeling, warping and insect damage. In addition to this resistance to climatic damage, the manufacturer offers a 25-year warranty against any faults in the manufacturing or workmanship in the product, protecting your investment.When you’re investing in your home, make sure it’s a solid investment with quality materials that will provide you with a wide range of options. Trex makes your investment in your home’s exterior a great one, delivering years of enjoyment. At Poulin Lumber, we only offer the best possible products to our customers. If you need help to determine whether Trex decking is the best possible option for your new deck or island, our experienced professionals are ready to help. Feel free to reach out today for more information or with any questions.