replaced existing deck with new composite decking. be roughly divided into three categories: pressure-treated lumber, redwood and cedar, ,

natural vs. composite decking materials. you have , cost comparison of building materials for decks, including treated lumber, cedar, composite and , we replaced a pressure treated staircase with a composite staircase in the same color.

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"manufacturing costs are very low, versus a composite decking board , pressure-treated wood: $15-$25; cedar: $24-$45; composite: $32-$45 ,

the vast majority of decks are made with southern yellow pine, a cheaper wood that is pressure treated to prevent weather damage, rotting and insect damage.

wood decks of all types, including pressure-treated wood, ipe, cedar or redwood, , so when comparing composite decking vs. wood, there's no competition.

wood is the classic choice for a deck. each species of wood has a distinct color and grain. pressure treated lumber is the least expensive wood option. pine or fir ,

for us it quickly came down to two materials: pressure-treated wood vs. composite. we eliminated cedar (wasn't our favorite color/look), exotic ,