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Ultra Shield Decking Reviews

Ultrashield is a capsulated wood plastic composite material manufactured by the New Group Asia in Humble, TX. Ultrashield is available in Ipe, Walnut and Light Gray and 5 patterns. This decking product is produced in both a solid and hollow profile with a radius edge or a grooved channel for hidden fasteners. Ultrashield decking comes with a 25 year warranty for Residential projects and a 10 year warranty for Commercial projects. This low maintenance material is made from 95% recycled materials. 


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Ultra Shield Decking Reviews

Ultrashield is a capsulated wood plastic composite material manufactured by the New Group Asia in Humble, TX. Ultrashield is available in Ipe, Walnut and Light Gray and 5 patterns. This decking product is produced in both a solid and hollow profile with a radius edge or a grooved channel for hidden fasteners. Ultrashield decking comes with a 25 year warranty for Residential projects and a 10 year warranty for Commercial projects. This low maintenance material is made from 95% recycled materials. 


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