Revamping Your Outdoor Living: Why Canberra Homes Should Opt for Composite Decking

There’s something special about having an outdoor living space in your home. It provides an inviting atmosphere to relax, entertain guests, and enjoy the beauty of nature. However, outdoor decks can be high-maintenance, with wooden decks requiring regular sanding, staining, and sealing.

Fortunately, composite decking is gaining popularity in Canberra as a low-maintenance alternative that doesn’t sacrifice appearance and durability. In this blog post, we’ll dive into the benefits of composite decking and why it’s an excellent investment for any Canberran looking to revamp their outdoor living space.

Low Maintenance

Composite decking is made from a mixture of wood and plastic, requiring much less maintenance than wood decking. Unlike traditional wood decking, composite decking doesn’t require regular sanding or staining to keep it looking new. A simple cleaning with soap and water or a pressure washer is enough to keep your composite deck clean for years. This will save you time and money in the long run.


Composite decking is resistant to insects, rot, and decay, making it ideal for Canberra’s harsh weather conditions. Furthermore, it doesn’t warp, fade or crack easily, meaning it will maintain its beautiful appearance for years. It also doesn’t splinter, making it a safer option for pet and child-friendly homes.

Aesthetically Pleasing

Composite decks come in various colours, styles, and textures, making it easy to find an option that complements your home’s style. This material is also designed to mimic the look and feel of natural wood, making it an excellent investment for homeowners who appreciate the beauty of a wooden deck without the high maintenance. There are many styles and colours to create a unique and stunning outdoor living space.


Recycled plastic and wood are used to create composite decking, making it a more environmentally friendly option for those who want to reduce their carbon footprint. Homeowners can feel good knowing their composite decking is made from sustainable materials.

Long Term Investment

The low maintenance and long-lasting nature of composite decking will save you time and money, with less need for ongoing maintenance or replacement. Additionally, composite decking is more weather and household resistant than wood decking, likely to last longer and sustain its value.


Composite decking is an excellent investment for homeowners and businesses in Canberra. It provides a low-maintenance, eco-friendly, and long-lasting outdoor living space option that doesn’t sacrifice style. Invest in a composite deck today and enjoy your new outdoor living space! Contact us to request a free quote.

About MS Deck Repairs

MS Deck Repairs is a father-and-son team with over 50 years of combined industry expertise. Specialising in deck, pergola, and carport design and construction, our certified builders are here to transform your space. From start to finish, we handle every aspect of carpentry with precision and care. Quality is our pride, and building lasting relationships with our clients is our mission. Let us create a space that meets your needs and enhances your home.

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