Elevate your outdoor living with composite decking

Composite decking combines durability, low maintenance, customisation options, sustainability, and long-term cost savings, making it an attractive choice for modern homeowners looking to create beautiful and functional outdoor living spaces.

Known for its exceptional durability and colour options

Requires minimal maintenance compared to timber decks

Long -term warranties so you can have piece of mind



In our fast-paced lives, convenience matters. Composite decking requires minimal maintenance compared to timber decks. It doesn't need staining, sealing, or regular sanding. A simple occasional cleaning is usually sufficient to keep it looking great, freeing up more leisure time for homeowners.


Unlike traditional timber decks, composite decks require minimal maintenance, saving time and effort on staining, sealing, and repairs.


Composite decking comes in a wide range of colours, textures, and finishes, allowing homeowners to achieve the desired look for their outdoor spaces.


Composite materials are engineered for maximum durability. They are resistant to rot, decay, and insect damage. They also don't warp, crack, or splinter over time.


Composite decking warranties offer peace of mind with long-term protection, covering aspects like fading, staining, structural integrity, and more.

Explore Composite Decking Brands and Benefits



Embrace the Luxury of Trex Decking

Why Trex is the Ultimate Choice:
At Ballard's Carpentry, we're not just building decks; we're crafting experiences. And when it comes to delivering the epitome of outdoor luxury, Trex is our partner in excellence. Trex decking is more than just a surface; it's a statement. With its unparalleled beauty and a half-century warranty to back it, Trex promises not just a deck, but a legacy.

Eco-Friendly Composition: Trex decking is crafted from a unique blend of reclaimed timber and plastic film, championing sustainability while delivering unparalleled beauty.

Compelling Reasons to Opt for Trex:

  • Unmatched Elegance: Trex Transcend decking offers a visual feast with its deep timber-grain patterns and opulent colours. From the exotic allure of Premium Tropicals to the comforting embrace of Classic Earth Tones, every shade is a journey into luxury.

  • A Lifetime of Beauty: With a staggering 50-year warranty, Trex isn't just offering a product; it's making a commitment. This is decking designed to dazzle for decades.

  • Effortless Upkeep: Imagine a world where your deck remains pristine without sanding, staining, or painting. Trex turns that dream into reality, demanding nothing more than simple soap-and-water cleaning.

  • Eco-Conscious and Proud: Crafted from an innovative blend of reclaimed timber and plastic, Trex champions green manufacturing. Feel the pride of owning a deck that's as kind to the environment as it is to the eyes.

  • Resilience Redefined: Trex decking stands unyielding against fading, staining, scratching, and mould. It's not just about looking good; it's about enduring the test of time.

  • A Commitment to Excellence: Beyond its beauty and durability, Trex's ethos is rooted in quality, ethics, and sustainability. When you choose Trex, you're aligning with a brand that values the future as much as the present.

With Ballard's Carpentry, every deck is a masterpiece in the making. Collaborate with us, and let's craft an outdoor experience that's nothing short of extraordinary with Trex.


Discover The Distinction of Millboard Decking

At Ballard's Carpentry, we align ourselves with the pioneers of the decking industry to ensure our clients receive nothing but the best. Millboard is a testament to this commitment. Celebrated for its unmatched elegance, Millboard decking offers a sophisticated, ageless appeal that distinguishes it from other composite options. Its deep, fade-resistant hues emulate the charm of natural wood without the associated maintenance challenges.

Resin Mineral Board: Millboard decking is made from a composite resin mineral board, offering the aesthetics of natural timber without the associated maintenance.

Benefits of Choosing Millboard;

  • Genuine Beauty: Delve into a spectrum of colours, from the rustic allure of weathered oak to the contemporary shades of urban architecture. Each tone is meticulously crafted to complement and elevate your outdoor space.

  • Minimal Upkeep: Forget the days of constant sanding, staining, and sealing. Millboard decking is designed with ease of care in mind, ensuring your deck remains pristine with just occasional cleaning.

  • Eco-Conscious: Millboard's commitment to the environment is evident in their sustainable practices. Their decking is made without using harmful chemicals and focuses on reducing the carbon footprint, making your outdoor space eco-friendly.

  • Innovative Design: Millboard's unique Lastane® surface offers a non-slip, virtually maintenance-free finish. Whether it's a drizzle or a downpour, your deck remains safe and stunning.

  • Enduring Quality: Resistant to warping, cracking, and rotting, Millboard decking is built to withstand the test of time. Its resilience against the elements ensures a lasting beauty that traditional timber can't match.

  • Reliable Performance: Rooted in quality, Millboard decking is backed by comprehensive warranties, assuring both the material's integrity and its resistance to wear and tear.

When you choose Ballard's Carpentry, you're opting for excellence. Collaborate with us for your decking aspirations, and understand why Millboard is a revered name in the realm of outdoor luxury.


Discover The Mastery Of WoodEvo Decking

At Ballard's Carpentry, we're dedicated to ensuring our clients experience the pinnacle of outdoor living. WoodEvo is a prime example of this dedication. Renowned for its harmonious blend of innovation and aesthetics, WoodEvo decking delivers a contemporary, enduring allure that sets it apart from conventional composite choices. Its vibrant, fade-resistant shades are a testament to nature's beauty, minus the traditional timber upkeep.

Advanced Composite Technology: WoodEvo Home Advanced used a new PVC Core technology and ASARMOUR capping feel like natural timber!

Benefits Of Choosing Woodevo;

  • Natural Elegance: Explore a diverse palette of colours, from the deep resonance of classic timbers to the modern vibrancy of urban shades. Each hue is designed to seamlessly integrate with and enhance your outdoor environment.

  • Effortless Maintenance: Bid adieu to the relentless cycle of sanding, staining, and sealing. WoodEvo decking champions ease, ensuring your deck remains impeccable with just basic care.

  • Cutting-Edge Features: WoodEvo's advanced surface technology ensures a slip-resistant, durable finish. Rain or shine, your deck stands resilient, offering both safety and style.

  • Built to Last: WoodEvo decking defies the common issues of splintering, warping, and fading. Crafted for longevity, it promises an enduring elegance that traditional materials often fall short of.

  • Trust in Excellence: Anchored in quality, WoodEvo decking comes with robust warranties, underscoring both the material's superior quality and its steadfast resistance to the elements.

With Ballard's Carpentry, you're choosing a legacy of quality. Join hands with us for your decking ventures, and discover why WoodEvo is fast becoming a household name in sophisticated outdoor solutions.


Experience the Innovation of NewTechWood Decking

Why NewTechWood Stands Out:
At Ballard's Carpentry, we believe in aligning ourselves with pioneers in the decking sector, ensuring our clientele benefit from top-tier outdoor solutions. NewTechWood perfectly embodies this ethos. Famed for its blend of technology and aesthetics, NewTechWood decking offers a modern, lasting charm that distinguishes it from other composite contenders. Its rich tones encapsulate the essence of nature, all while eliminating the maintenance demands of traditional timber.

Natural Fibers and High-Density Polyethylene: NewTechWood decking is composed of recycled timber fibers and high-density polyethylene, ensuring strength and sustainability.

Benefits of Choosing NewTechWood:

  • Authentic Allure: Dive into a range of shades, from the rustic charm of vintage woods to the sleek appeal of contemporary finishes. Each colour is curated to amplify and accentuate your outdoor space's beauty.

  • Simplified Care: Say goodbye to the constant demands of sanding, staining, and sealing. NewTechWood decking is designed for convenience, ensuring your deck remains radiant with minimal effort.

  • Eco-Conscious Craftsmanship: NewTechWood's dedication to sustainability is evident in their green production practices. Their decking materials are not only beautiful but also kind to our planet, allowing homeowners to relish their outdoor spaces responsibly.

  • Advanced Design: NewTechWood's state-of-the-art shield technology ensures a surface that's resistant to staining, fading, and scratching. Regardless of the weather, your deck remains a haven of style and durability.

  • Durability Defined: NewTechWood decking resists common challenges like splintering, warping, and insect damage. Built for resilience, it offers a timeless beauty that traditional decking often can't match.

  • Commitment to Quality: Rooted in excellence, NewTechWood decking is backed by comprehensive warranties, emphasising both the material's robustness and its enduring aesthetic appeal.

When you collaborate with Ballard's Carpentry, you're investing in a legacy of distinction. Partner with us for your decking projects, and understand firsthand why NewTechWood is a leading name in innovative outdoor living.



Unveil the Artistry of ModWood Decking

Why ModWood Stands Out:
At Ballard's Carpentry, our mission is to collaborate with the vanguards of the decking industry, ensuring our clients experience unparalleled outdoor elegance. ModWood is a testament to this mission. Celebrated for its fusion of innovation and design, ModWood decking presents a contemporary, enduring allure that differentiates it from other composite alternatives. Its deep, fade-resistant shades capture the natural beauty of timber, without the associated maintenance challenges.

Wood Plastic Composite: ModWood decking is crafted from a mix of recycled wood fibers and plastic, offering an eco-friendly solution that captures the charm of natural wood.

Benefits of Choosing ModWood:

  • Timeless Charm: Immerse yourself in a spectrum of colours, from the earthy tones of traditional woods to the chic nuances of modern designs. Each shade is meticulously crafted to complement and elevate your outdoor sanctuary.

  • Hassle-Free Maintenance: Leave behind the tedious routine of sanding, staining, and sealing. ModWood decking is conceptualised for ease, ensuring your deck remains pristine with minimal upkeep.

  • Sustainability at its Core: ModWood's commitment to the environment shines in their sustainable production ethos. Their decking materials are crafted with an eco-friendly focus, allowing homeowners to enjoy their outdoor spaces with a clear conscience.

  • Innovative Excellence: ModWood's advanced composition ensures a surface that's resilient to the elements, from scorching sun to torrential rain. Your deck remains a beacon of style and durability, season after season.

  • Built to Impress: ModWood decking stands firm against common issues like splintering, warping, and decay. Engineered for longevity, it promises an aesthetic appeal that traditional materials often can't rival.

  • Seal of Quality: Anchored in excellence, ModWood decking is accompanied by robust warranties, underscoring both the material's superior quality and its steadfast resistance to wear and tear.

With Ballard's Carpentry, you're choosing a tradition of excellence. Engage with us for your decking endeavors, and discover why ModWood is a trusted name in premium outdoor solutions.

"Transform Your Outdoor Space with Composite Decking"

Explore the stunning transformations brought to life by Ballards Carpentry using the industry-leading composite decking products. Each project showcases the rich and vibrant colours available, offering you a glimpse into the potential of your own outdoor space. Discover how each hue, from the warm Island Mist to the cool Pebble Grey, can redefine environments and create spaces where memories are forged. Dive into our portfolio and find the inspiration you need for your next decking project.

Trex Spiced Rum

Trex Island Mist

Trex Rope Swing

Trex Havana Gold

Trex Lava Rock

Trex Carmel

Your composite decking questions answered

Embarking on a composite decking project comes with its own set of questions and considerations. At Ballards Carpentry, we believe in empowering our clients with all the information they need to make informed decisions. That's why we've compiled a list of the top frequently asked questions about composite decking, addressing everything from material choices to maintenance tips.

Composite decking is highly durable and generally outperforms timber in terms of longevity. It is resistant to rot, decay, insects, and weathering, which are common issues with timber decks. Composite decking also often comes with a lengthy warranty, typically ranging from 10 to 50 years, ensuring its long-term durability and minimal maintenance requirements. While the initial cost of composite decking may be higher than timber, many homeowners find that the reduced maintenance and extended lifespan make it a cost-effective choice over time.

Composite decking is typically made of a blend of timber fibers, recycled plastics, and binding agents, providing strength and durability while reducing its environmental impact.

Many composite materials use recycled content, making them eco-friendly. They also help reduce deforestation since they don't rely on timber from forests.

While the initial investment in composite decking can be higher than traditional timber, it's essential to consider the expansive horizon of benefits and long-term savings it brings to your outdoor living space. Composite decking, with brands like Trex, NewTechWood, ModWood, Millboard, and WoodEvo, offers a splendid array of options that cater to various budgets, all while providing a beautiful, durable, and low-maintenance alternative to wood. The reduced need for regular maintenance, coupled with an impressive lifespan, often ensures that your investment is wisely placed, minimising future expenditures on upkeep and repairs.

Moreover, the aesthetic appeal, sustainability, and lifestyle benefits of composite decking add immeasurable value to your home and quality of life. At Ballards Carpentry, we're committed to helping you navigate through the diverse range of products to find a solution that aligns seamlessly with your financial and aesthetic preferences. Reach out to our team to explore tailored solutions that will elevate your outdoor space while respecting your budget.

Composite decking is highly resistant to fading, staining, mold, and mildew. It can withstand various weather conditions and retains its appearance over time.

Yes, composite decking comes in various colours, textures, and finishes, allowing you to customise your outdoor space to your liking.

The warranty and lifespan of composite decking can vary significantly depending on the brand and product line. 

Each brand has its unique selling points and variations in warranty specifics, such as coverage for fading, staining, material defects, structural, and performance issues. 

Choosing the right brand for your decking project can depend on various factors, including your specific needs, aesthetic preferences, and budget. At Ballards Carpentry, we prioritise providing quality products with robust warranties to ensure that your decking is built to last.

If you have a particular brand in mind or need assistance navigating through the different warranties and product features, please reach out to us. Our team of experts is here to guide you through the various options and help you select the decking that aligns perfectly with your project requirements and expectations.


While composite decking can get warm in direct sunlight, it's generally not uncomfortably hot, and it's comparable to traditional timber decking in this regard.

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