Visualize Your New Deck with This Trex AR Design Tool

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James Moylan

Monday, June 27, 2022



Augmented Reality Design Tool for Trex Decking

Want to add a deck to your home but feel overwhelmed by the idea of designing it? That’s why Trex recently released the Trex® AR Deck Visualizer. The free app takes the guesswork out of early-stage deck design. Discover what this tool does, where you can get it, and why you want it in your deck design plans.

10 Free Deck Design Tools from Trex to Go from Idea to Dream Deck

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James Moylan

Monday, June 20, 2022



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Top Trex Deck Design Tools for Homeowners

If you’re starting a deck from scratch at your Northern Virginia or Maryland home, you might be feeling overwhelmed by the process. Luckily, there are lots of free deck design tools and resources available to help you through every stage. Here are 10 from the experts at Trex, the world’s largest manufacturer of wood-alternative railing and decking.

Trex in the community: Charity Projects and Community Outreach

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James Moylan

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

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Consumers today expect more out of the corporations that get their business. For many, it’s not enough to simply offer a great product at a competitive price; corporate social responsibility, or the self-regulating business model that encourages an entity to be socially accountable, is an increasing consideration in the purchase process.

Popular Trex  Products in the DMV

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James Moylan

Friday, February 14, 2020

The Washington, DC; Maryland; and Virginia region is known for having four distinct seasons, but it’s equally well known for having unpredictable weather. Because your exterior living space in this part of the world is going to be exposed to a variety of weather types—sun, wind, rain, snow—you need products that can withstand and accommodate the entire weather gauntlet.

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This intermittent exposure to extreme heat, intense sun, freezing temperatures, and wintry conditions makes Trex a consistently popular product throughout the Virginia, Maryland, and District of Columbia regions. Here are just a handful of Trex products that work particularly well in the backyards of this geographic region.

Docks and marinas : areas of growth for Trex composite decking

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James Moylan

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Because Trex is widely known for their decking boards, it stands to reason that the company is best known for their decks. However, Trex decking boards are increasingly being used in a slightly different capacity: docks and marinas. Because Trex offers such a seamless, aesthetically pleasing, and highly functional solution to the problem of dock and marina degradation, these two applications actually represent some of the biggest areas of growth for the brand.

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Why Is Trex Ideal for Docks and Marinas?

The environment around docks and marinas is extremely challenging for any decking board material. In the summer, the deck must withstand extreme sun, and year round, docks and marinas alike are constantly exposed to and covered in water.