Green decking Questions

Which is greener: cedar decking or a composite like Trex?

— Therese Gilbert Greeley, CO

Cynthia Phakos

Answered by Cynthia Phakos

Los Angeles, CA

Koffka Phakos Design

August 6, 2013

Which is greener: cedar decking or a composite like Trex?

— Therese Gilbert Greeley, CO

Answered by Cynthia Phakos on August 6, 2013

Is composite decking subject to black mold?

— Tom Hess West Milton, PA

Answered by Sean Lintow Sr on June 3, 2013

What is the best way to make a deck water proof?

— Janice Stewart Goodlettsville, TN

Answered by Polly Osborne, FAIA, LEED AP on October 19, 2011

What is an alternative to pressure-treated wood framing for a deck?

— Barbara Donahue Sandy Hook, CT

Answered by Robert Hartford on April 17, 2011