What is Armadillo decking made of?

We combine a mixture of 50% recycled plastic and 50% recycled sawdust to form the ever-popular Armadillo Composite Decking products. These deck boards are fully wrapped in a polyethylene coating with a natural wood grain finish. This technology is warrantied against fading, weathering, stains, mold, and mildew.

Is Armadillo decking scratch resistant?

Is Armadillo Decking scratch resistant? Armadillo Decking is not scratch resistant. However, Armadillo deck boards are protected with a polyethylene cap stock to help protect the finish.

Where is Armadillo decking made?

Paynesville, MN

Made With Pride In The USA
From decking boards to fascia and risers, every single board is produced in Paynesville, MN. We’re as proud of our products as we are of the hardworking, dependable people who make them.

Who makes Rhino decking?

Master Mark Plastics
Rhino composite decking is manufactured by Master Mark Plastics in Paynesville, MN. This solid wood plastic composite is available in the original colors Barnwood Gray, Acorn Brown, and Chestnut.

How do you care for an armadillo deck?

Use warm soapy water made with mild dishwashing detergent and a soft sponge/rag to remove any dirt buildup. Thoroughly rinse off with garden hose when complete. must be cleaned within 1 week to maintain the stain portion of the warranty. prevent pollen and debris buildup, periodic cleaning is best.

How do you get scratches out of composite decking?

Here are some methods you can use to fix scratches on your composite deck:

  1. Fill nicks and scratches with an epoxy-based filler and a putty knife.
  2. Try the heat method.
  3. Replace scratched boards with new ones.
  4. Consider consulting the manufacturer or retailer about your scratched decking.

Are there 2×4 composite boards?

Composite 2×4 Boards
Armadillo Composite Decking 2x4s with capped radius edge provide the strength and durability needed for any project. Available in six stylish colors, our Composite 2x4s complement your deck and add the look of natural beauty without sacrificing quality.

Do they make composite 2×6?

Composite 2×6 boards manufactured with a proprietary mineral fill technology. Lumberock’s 2×6 boards are impervious to moisture.

Is Trad deck a working platform?

It is a working platform, not a crash deck and has the same load capacity as a general-purpose scaffold. As internal fall protection, the system is designed to ‘prevent the fall’ rather than ‘mitigate height and consequence’.

How do you clean an armadillo?

After you handle the armadillo, wash all skin that contacted it with antibacterial soap. Hold the armadillo down and cut off its head with your hunting knife. After the armadillo is dead, cut the shell down the sides. Take out all of the organs and use cold water to wash them thoroughly.

Will dog nails scratch composite decking?

A large dog’s claws will easily scratch an uncapped composite decking. Without the cap, the wood fibres will readily soak up the dog’s urine and emit a terrible odour in the sun. The only advantage un-capped composite has over cedar decking is fewer splinter.

What should you not use on Trex decking?

Trex does not recommend the use of a pressure washer. The use of a pressure washer on deck surface could damage the decking surface and will void the warranty with respect to any condition caused by the pressure washing. Trex does not recommend sanding.

Do they make Trex 2×4?

Trex Transcend 2×4 and 2×6 Lumber
2x composite boards to match Trex Transcend decking for railings and special applications.

Do they make 2×6 composite boards?

Custom lengths of our composite 2×6 boards can be purchased with a minimum order of 500 feet or more.

Is there composite 2×4?

Our composite 2×4 boards come in one of the widest spectrum of colors available on the market today. Plus, our boards are graffiti resistant and easy to clean.

What is a crash deck?

Construction site professionals often refer to “Crash Decking” when describing a fall prevention system. The term crash decking implies there is going to be some kind of impact & it has come to be associated with the possibility of stopping a falling person or a crash or fall from height.

What is birdcage scaffold?

Birdcage scaffolds are typically used in buildings where access is required, at high levels, for example ceilings. The birdcage is an independent scaffold consisting of more than two rows of standards in both directions connected by ledger beams at every lift height.

Do armadillos bite you?

Armadillos have tiny mouths and small peg like teeth used for grinding, therefore they do not bite. They are the only mammal with a hard shell. They fleeing into thorny patches that predators avoid and dig their way to safety.

Do armadillos lay eggs?

How many eggs do armadillos lay? Armadillos do not lay eggs. A female armadillo gives birth to live babies, which are called ‘pups’ after a gestation period of three to five months, which can extend up to a period of eight to nine months due to something called delayed implantation.

What are the disadvantages of Trex decking?

Trex deck problems and how to solve them

  • Faded Color. Over time, composite decks can fade and lose their color.
  • Insect Damage. Insects can also damage composite decks, causing them to warp or rot.
  • Weather Damage.
  • Mold and mildew on composite deck.
  • Water damage on trex decking.
  • Snow and ice removal.
  • Handling static electricity.

What type of decking is best for dogs?

Vinyl decking is a wonderful option for those with pets, because it is so durable. Unlike some other materials, vinyl is a safe alternative for your pets, without having to worry about their claws scratching up the surface. To keep those paws comfortable, choose a mid-range color.

Is it OK to power wash Trex decking?

Can you mop Trex decking?

How to Clean Trex Composite Decking | Trex – YouTube

Does Trex ever go on sale?

At Trex® Outdoor Furniture™, we pride ourselves on the quality of our product and its ability to allow you and your family to enjoy more time relaxing and less time maintaining. Normally, we do not offer promotions or sales on our furniture.

How much is a 12×12 Trex deck?

Trex Decking Cost Per Square Foot
The materials cost for a Trex deck with substructure, decking and fasteners included, generally falls into the range of $9 to $16 per square foot.