Users' questions

Is ModWood made in Australia?

Is ModWood made in Australia?

ModWood is an Australian made and owned composite product made essentially from a mixture of ground sustainable wood waste and plastic (we actually use recycled plastic milk bottles).

What length does ModWood come in?

ModWood Decking Specification Table

Wide Narrow
Dimensions 137 x 23mm 88 x 23mm
Standard length 5.4m 5.4m
Joist centres 450mm * 450mm *
Ground clearance Clearance over concrete 300mm 50mm 300mm 50mm

Can you paint ModWood decking?

Surface Coatings Most people do not use any coatings on ModWood, however it can be painted or stained at a later date should this be desired. Deck Protect Composite Refresh is a rejuvenating stain and it is available in the ModWood colours. In all circumstances you must follow instructions as stated on the packaging.

Is ModWood fire resistant?

ModWood Flame Shield® Flame Shield® is tested and certified to AS 1530.8. Flame Shield® is a specially formulated ModWood with a fire retardant additive included. Flame Shield® can be used in bushfire rated areas of BAL-12.5, BAL-19, BAL-29 and BAL-40.

How much does a 14×20 composite deck cost?

New Deck Installation Cost The average homeowner spends $2,200 to build a 10×10 foot deck, $6,160 to build a 14×20 deck, and $8,800 to build a 20×20 deck. The cost to build a deck with pressure-treated wood, hardwood, or composite is about $25 per square foot, for both materials and installation.

Is composite decking worth the price?

There is no doubt that composite decking material is more expensive than wood. However, it is valued for its striking resemblance to natural wood and efficiency making it an excellent choice for decking. It is easier to clean and maintain which makes it last long enough to transfer the same value to the next homeowner.

How strong is ModWood?

ModWood, with Flame Shield®, is the most flame retardant decking available in Australia with a BAL rating as high as (BAL) 40. Fade-resistant – We know how intense Perth’s summer sun can be.

What kind of decking does Modwood make?

ModWood supply quality composite decking and fencing products to homeowners, builders and architects throughout Australia. ModWood decking combines stylish form with practical function, making it the perfect solution for a range of commercial and residential applications – from small private patios and garden edging to large pool areas.

What kind of clips are used for ModWood decking?

There are four different types of clips available for ModWood composite decking boards (either 88mm or 137mm boards), in galvanised, powder coated galvanised, stainless or powder coated stainless, providing the DIY or expert a professionally finished project.

Is there a 10 year warranty on ModWood?

Which is why ModWood comes with a 10 year residential Warranty. Available in a exciting range of colours called the Natural Grain Collection- ModWood really is the easy alternative for decking and screening. Our solid section board is specially formulated for higher strength and superior moisture-resistant properties.

Which is more environmentally friendly wood or Modwood?

ModWood gives you more time to appreciate life and it will cost you less in the long run than a traditional wooden deck with maintenance. Environmentally friendly as it is made here in Australia from recycled milk bottles and reclaimed pine fibre you can’t get much more environmentally friendly than that.