Composite Decking

Futurewood is the trusted composite decking choice in Drouin, with many people choosing it over wood. They like its excellent blend of rice husks and reclaimed hardwood timber, making the decks solid and long-lasting.

Also, many love composite decking for its low upkeep needs. With this deck type, you can relax more in your outdoor space instead of working on it! So, if you’re planning composite timber decking in your home outdoor living area in Drouin with sustainability in mind – consider going for composite decking from Futurewood.

Benefits of Composite Decking

Composite decking offers multiple benefits, such as durability, low maintenance, fade and stain resistance, environmental friendliness, and cost-effectiveness compared to timber decking.

Durability and Longevity

Composite decking is tough and does not break easily. It can deal with hot sun, heavy rain and strong winds without damage. With a mix of recycled wood and plastic, your deck will stay in good shape for years.

Low Maintenance

Composite decking is easy to take care of. You won’t spend hours trying to keep it looking good. Mud, spillages, and wipe-off. It doesn’t need painting or staining. Wash it now and then for it to stay looking good.

Image of a composite deck boards featuring a white railing in Drouin

Fade and Stain Resistance

Composite decking boards fight off stains and fading. Plus, you don’t have to worry about spills, sun damage or wear and tear from heavy foot traffic, as your deck can handle every situation.

Environmentally Friendly

Composite timber decking boards Melbourne were good for our planet. It uses recycled plastic, meaning less waste in landfills! And waste wood fibres, so reducing tree felling. With Futurewood composite decking, you’re helping the earth stay green and healthy.

Actual Cost of Timber vs. Composite Decking

The cost of timber and composite decking can be determined by considering various expense factors such as material costs, installation fees, and maintenance expenses over the years. Here’s a breakdown:

Timber Decking Composite Decking
Material Cost The initial cost of timber decking can be lower, but the quality of the wood can significantly influence the price. Composite decking often has a higher upfront cost.
Installation Fees Timber decks often require professional installation, which can increase the total cost. Composite decks are easily installed,
Maintenance Timber needs annual maintenance, including cleaning, sanding, and resealing. The cost of these processes, in terms of products and time, has increased over the years. Composite decking needs very little maintenance;
Longevity and Durability While timber is sturdy, it’s susceptible to damage from weather, pests, and rot, leading to potential replacement costs. Composite decking is a strong and durable product. Its longevity minimises the need for replacement, saving you money in the long run.

It is clear that while timber may have a lower initial cost, the lifetime value of Futurewood composite decking in Drouin makes it a cost-effective choice.

Our Composite Decking Products

We offer various composite decking products, including co-extrusion decking, with various colours and styles.

Photo of deck featuring composite decking boards and pool access via steps in Drouin

Co-extrusion Decking

Co-extrusion decking is one of our top products. It’s made by putting a protective layer on a wood-plastic core. This makes the deck strong and keeps its colour. It also makes it safe from bugs. Plus our co-extrusion decking can handle Drouin’s weather keeping it looking good all year round.

Bush Fire Attack Level (BAL) 29 Rated

Our composite decking products are rated by Bush Fire Attack Level (BAL) 29, making them a safe and reliable choice for areas prone to bushfires. This rating means that our decking has been tested and meets the standards for resisting ember attacks and radiant heat exposure. Fire rated decking is specifically designed and tested to meet stringent fire safety standards, ensuring a durable and fire-resistant outdoor surface, ideal for minimizing fire hazards in both residential and commercial settings.

Decking Resources

Elevate your outdoor space with our range of deck clips, including starters, finishers, and secure blackened screws. We also offer self-drilling locking pins for metal surfaces and breaker board clips with the same advanced features. Maintain your deck effortlessly with our Composite Timber Cleaner.

Decking Colours and Styles

At Futurewood, our composite timber products come in single and co-extrusion varieties, offering a choice of up to 13 standard colours and bespoke colour and finish options to match your unique style.

Picture of composite deck boards on a brick patio with a brick wall in Drouin

Why Choose Futurewood

Choose Futurewood for high-quality and reliable composite lumber deck. We are committed to sustainability and are proudly Australian-owned.

Our Products are High-Quality and Reliable

At Futurewood, we take pride in providing high-quality and reliable composite decking products. Our decking boards are carefully crafted to meet the highest standards of durability and longevity.

They are designed to withstand extreme weather conditions, ensuring they won’t warp, crack or rot over time. With our fade and stain resistance technology, you can enjoy a beautiful deck that retains its vibrant colour for years.

Commitment to Sustainability

At Futurewood, we are committed to sustainability. We understand the importance of protecting our environment and strive to create decking products that have minimal impact on the planet.

Our composite decking is made from recycled plastic and wood fibres and are designed to last for many years, so reducing the need for frequent replacements and further contributing to sustainability.

Australian Ownership

Futurewood is proud to be an Australian-owned company committed to providing high-quality composite decking products. As a local company, we understand our customers’ unique needs and preferences. When you choose Futurewood, you can trust that you support a homegrown business that values durability, longevity, and sustainability.

Picture of sea lions lounging on a composite deck boards dock in Drouin

Decking Calculator

Calculate the right amount of composite decking for your Drouin project with our easy-to-use Decking Calculator. Input the dimensions of your deck, and our calculator will instantly provide you with an estimate of how many decking boards you’ll need, so reducing waste and unnecessary costs.

More About Drouin – VIC 3818

Drouin, located in the picturesque Gippsland region of Victoria, Drouin is surrounded by rolling hills and lush farmlands. It boasts a strong sense of community and a welcoming atmosphere. Drouin’s proximity to Melbourne and the beauty of Gippsland makes it an ideal destination for those who value the tranquillity of rural living.

Map of Drouin VIC

Drouin Statistics

Coordinates: 38°08′0″S 145°51′0″E

Population: 11,887 (2016 census) 15,287 (2021) • Density 228.6/km2 (592/sq mi)

Established: 1867

Postcode: 3818

Area: 52 km2 (20.1 sq mi)

Location: 86 km (53 mi) ESE of Melbourne, 7.4 km (5 mi) WNW of Warragul

LGA: Shire of Baw Baw County: Buln Buln

Parish: Drouin West

State Electorate: Narracan

Federal Division: Monash

Contact Futurewood

Ready to upgrade your outdoor space with composite decking in Drouin? Contact us today to get started on transforming your deck into a beautiful and long-lasting outdoor oasis.