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Decking Product Comparison

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Battling to choose between the different decking options for your home or business? Have a look at our comparison chart below to assist you in making an informed decision. If you have any queries, feel free to contact us on info@moistureshield.co.za.
MoistureShield®
Solid Composite
Hollow Composite
Hardwood
Softwood
Performance


Industry leader with no field failures


Some field failures


Lots of field failures


Good


Average

Warranty


Comprehensive Limited Warranty


10 Year Warranty


No Warranty


No Warranty


No Warranty

Eco-Friendly


95% recycled content


Unknown Recycled Content


Unknown Recycled Content


No Recycled Content


No Recycled Content

Water Applications


Can be installed with direct water contact


Not recommended for water contact


Not recommended for water contact


Not recommended for water contact


Not recommended for water contact

Strength/Span


300mm – 400mm


400mm


400mm


400mm – 500mm


400mm – 500mm

Maintenance


Limited maintenance


Limited maintenance


Limited maintenance


High Maintenance


High Maintenance

Lifespan Economics


$$$


$$$$$


$$$$


$$$


$

Stability in our climate


Stable – Limited expansion and contraction


Unstable – High expansion and contraction


Unstable – High expansion and contraction


Stable – Limited expansion and contraction


Stable – Limited expansion and contraction

Fixing Methods


Clips & Screws
(Barefoot Friendly)


Clips & Screws
(Barefoot Friendly)


Clips & Screws
(Barefoot Friendly)


Clips & Screws & Top Fix Method with screws


Top Fix Method with screws

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