MoistureShield® vs. the Competition
Designed to Stand Up to Virtually Any Environment — Better and Stronger than the Rest
Our products are the only decking board protected by the power of The Solid Core Difference™. That means that you can install MoistureShield on the ground, in the ground or underwater without structural issues from moisture absorption or insect infestation. Other boards simply can’t compete with our Solid Core strength.
MoistureShield® is the only decking product that has stood up to the elements for more than 30 years with no structural field failures. That means beautiful outdoor living spaces that stand the test of time with less issues.
MoistureShield® vs. Traditional Decks
|Pressure Treated Lumber|
|Maintenance||Never needs painting or staining||Power wash, paint or stain every two years|
|Homeowner costs after 6 years||$10,500||$11,800 plus cost to re-deck after 10-15 years|
|Annual maintenance costs||-$20||$1,536|
MoistureShield® vs. Other Composites
|MoistureShield®||Other Wood Plastic Composites||Capped Composite||PVC|
|Performance||Industry Leader with no Structural Failures||Structural Failures||Structural Failures||Structural Failures|
|Core Strength||Professional Grade Encapsulation||Standard||Standard||Standard|
|Warranty||50-year (Transferable)||25 Years||25 Years||Lifetime Limited|
|Environmentally Friendly||95% Recycled Content||95% Recycled Content||Varies (51%–74%)||36%|
|Water Application||Can be installed with water contact||No||No||No|
|Ground Application||Can be installed on or in the ground||No||No||No|
Our products excel through innovation with outstanding benefits that help create more comfortable outdoor environments with less upkeep.
* Compared to conventional capped composites. Tested against a standard cap (MoistureShield Refine) in a similar color.
Increased Slip Resistance Helps Create Safer Environments
Compared to the rest, MoistureShield wood composite decking has more slip resistant surfaces even when wet.