MATAVERDE® CUMARU DECKING

Compare Cumaru Decking to Red Cedar Decking

and Pressure Treated Decking

 Mataverde Cumaru deck in New York

Mataverde Premium Cumaru Hardwood Decking outlasts and outperforms red cedar decking and pressure treated decking materials on nearly every measurable rating.  Check out the comparison between Mataverde Cumaru hardwood decking, red cedar decking and pressure treated decking materials below.

 


 

COMPARISON CHART

Mataverde Cumaru hardwood decking Vs. Other Wood Decking Materials

 

PRODUCT CHARACTERISTICS

  CUMARU   DECKING

RED CEDAR DECKING

PRESSURE-TREATED DECKING

Real Wood Product   Yes Yes Yes
Sustainably Harvested Material Yes Yes Yes
Low Maintenance   Yes No No
Warranty   Yes No No
Insect Resistance   Yes No No
Rot Resistance   Yes No No
Cupping   Low Moderate  High  
Splitting   Low Moderate  High  
Warping   Low Moderate  High  
Checking   Low High   High  
Splintering Low Moderate  High  
Heat Retention   Low Low Low
Stability   High   Moderate  Moderate 
Strength High  Moderate  Moderate 
Span Capacity High   Moderate  Moderate 
Density High   Low Moderate 
Initial Decking cost  Moderate Moderate Low
Life Cycle Cost / SF / year   Low High   High