Since their emergence in the late 1990s, modern composites have proven their success. Whether it be residential homes, building, apartments or commercial ports, backyards, pool areas or any wet areas. These modern-day Composite Decking Material have the impeccable features that make them stand out from the rest. Here are the important 8 reasons that make these composite decking the one for your personal and commercial structures.

Aesthetically Looks Better

Composite’s protective layer has that immaculate and pristine look to give users a far better product than wood-based decking. Their textured surface and finishing provide the matching combination for your residential and commercial structures. They also come in variable colours to further give users more choices to make them compatible with home interiors.

Low in Maintenance

Composite’s main benefits are their low maintenance. As they don’t require any sealing, oiling, staining, or painting, composites just take minimum cleaning to have pristine look to make them shine again. Once or twice a week cleaning with a water hose will remove all the dirt or any material from their surface. Whereas composites are recommended to be cleaned with hard brush and soap every once in six months to avoid any stubborn stains.

Highly Stable

Weather can have different extremities with wet, warm, cold or high sun. Composites materials are highly stable to have almost no effect from highly extreme weather conditions. Composites are installed with a 6inch gap in their boards to allow the expansion due to extreme heat. Composites also do not affect with heavy rains or waterlogging etc making unmatchable to Australian extreme weather.


When compared with long term use, composites are highly cost-efficient than wood-based timber decking. Although they are a bit higher priced than wood-based still long term low maintenance and complimentary benefits make them more suitable than wood-based decking. Their pristine look also remains the same for years to make your look aesthetic for years. No need to paint, seal them or do any extra maintenance keep their cost to a minimum.

Quite Safe

Composite’s last protective layer makes them impenetrable with anti-slip, splinter-free, and no nail heads sticking out. This makes composites quite safe for your children’s activities as well as pet-friendly. Even too much water doesn’t make them slippery further adding to their advantages. For these benefits, Composites can be installed near the pool areas and offer better management for wet areas.


Composites are built with two main products with wood and plastics mixed with chemical adhesive. Woods and plastic can be both old, recycled or in any form, fiber etc. Thus modern composites are also often termed as environmentally friendly. This adds further importance to their manufacturing process and helps recycle old products into perfect composites that can be used further for decades. So no extra or fresh wood required from forests keeping the environment safe. Even plastics that were of no use can be recycled into purposeful composites.


Composites products often come with the durability of 15 to 30 years for their effective procedures. With low maintenance, composites offer that benefit to consumers to be more durable for decades. Even long term sun does not affect the composite structure because of their high degree of UV stability. As composites don’t rot, crack, splinter, warp, and stay as fresh for years to keep your structure looking new as ever.

Easy to Installation

These composites come with uniform shape and size thus helping in every process from handling, transporting and thereafter installing. Buyers often communicate with manufacturers directly to tell them about specific sizes to help them with ease in installation. They come in ready to install shapes, so you can just buy them and customize to build structures around your home.

They retain their natural tones and stay vibrant for all the year without having any effect from weather conditions. Whereas wood-based timber required regular monitoring and constant maintenance. Thus making modern-day composites a highly ideal product for their effective benefits.

At Brite Decking we are one of the top manufacturers of composite decking in Australia for more than 20 years with remarkable success. All our products with Solid XS range, Classic WPC range, NextGen Titanium, Fascia Boards, Fencing/Screening boards, accessories along with Merbau Decking. All our products are built to weather the Australian landscape and come with a 15 to the 30-year warranty when used under specific guidelines.