Composite to the Core

Envision Building Products has introduced its new Ridge Premium composite decking line with fluted profile.

Engineered Wood Fencing

LP Elements, reportedly the first engineered wood fence solution, has been introduced by LP Building Solutions.

Barnwood-Look Composite Decking

Monarch Technologies is launching MonaDeck, a patent-pending new line of ultra-durable composite decking developed for the residential market.

Deckorators Expands its Voyage Composite Decking Line

Deckorators has expanded its Voyage composite decking line to include a fifth color—Khaya, a true brown—and varied-plank decking, bringing the interior design trend of mixing widths of hardwood flooring to outdoor living.

T-Rex pro-grade duct tapes

There was a time when if you wanted a roll of  “good,” heavy-duty, ultra-sticky duct tape, you either had to be a HVAC technician or have made friends with the sheet metal subcontractor who was working on the same subdivision tract as you were.

Welded Deck Railing Panels

Deckorators has introduced ALX Contemporary pre-assembled aluminum deck railing in welded panels. The pre-assembly quickens railing installation, while the welding maximizes rigidity and strength.

Deck Railing Insert Kits

Fence Quarter has introduced a new line of wood deck and porch railing inserts made from knot-free, marine-grade Alaskan yellow cedar.

Posts into Pergolas

The LINX Modular Pergola System from Wild Hog Railing makes building a pergola a snap.

Test Plan: Distributor samples unique new decking on his own home

As a longtime building material distributor, Steve Rhone figured he was familiar with most types of decking on the market. But he was so impressed with one versatile new product that he not only used it for his own deck, he agreed to distribute it to his customers.

Tips for Installing Cable Infill with Composite Railings

While decks are a key part of any outdoor space, railings are an equally important component in creating a deck that looks great while also offering the durability and functionality that today’s homeowners expect.