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Deck builders may install thousands of feet of deck boards in a year, and a lot of it these days is made from plastic or a wood-plastic composite. Styles, surface textures, and colors all change. Ever wonder what went into the design and manufacture of new decking? Brent Gwatney, senior vice president for sales and marketing at MoistureShield and a board member of the North American Deck and Railing Association, explores factors that drive the development of new decking, from market research that identifies what homeowners want to efforts to increase ease of installation for deck builders. Read More