Frequently Asked Questions
- What is Weatherdek?
- Weatherdek is a single ply PVC membrane for use on deck and roof deck surfaces exposed to pedestrian traffic. Unlike conventional deck board products Weatherdek creates a completely waterproof surface that durable and slip resistant.
- How long will Weatherdek last?
- A Weatherdek Vinyl Deck surface could last up to 15-25 years depending upon the application, exposure and care of the deck.
- How do I clean my Weatherdek Surface?
- Cleaning a Weatherdek surface is easy, using a mild soap solution and warm water, with a stiff bristled broom to loosen any dirt on the surface and rinse clean with a garden hose. For further information please refer to our 'Care and Cleaning' page.
- Can I shovel Snow off of my Weatherdek Surface?
- YES - using a plastic snow shovel or stiff broom you can easily remove snow form a Weatherdek surface. You can also use salt or deicing compounds on a Weatherdek surface, but be sure to rinse the surface thoroughly in the spring to remove all residues from these products.
- How much does Weatherdek Cost?
- Typically Weatherdek is priced by the square foot, as an installed product. There are many variables that effect pricing such as product thickness or pattern, job size, and job specific details. To learn more and receive an accurate estimate for your deck surface contact your local Weatherdek Niagara Dealer.
- Is Weatherdek 'Approved' for Roofing Applications?
YES - all Weatherdek Roof Grade products exceed building code requirements for use as a roofing material.
Top Reasons to Choose Weatherdek Membranes
- 100% Waterproof - a Weatherdek surface is completely waterproof. This not only protects the structure to which it's applied but also allows for dry and usable space below the surface.
- Maintenance-Free - Weatherdek materials will never crack, peal, blister, or chip and never require sanding or painting. Other than an annual cleaning with soap and water a Weatherdek Surface is completely maintenance free.
- Designer Colors & Patterns - Weatherdek offers the largest selection of attractive colors and patterns available in an outdoor flooring system.
- Credibility - Weatherdek has been waterproofing decks and roof deck areas for over 30 years, and are backed by industry leading written warranties.
- Versatility - Weatherdek's membranes offer effective waterproofing solutions for even the most difficult applications.
- Safety - all Weatherdek membranes are embossed to provide a non-slip surface even when wet.
- Durability - Weatherdek materials are tough - and have proven to be effective in some of the harshest climates around.
- Bare Foot Friendly - a Weatherdek surface will never splinter, and is free of bumps, ridges or gaps making for a comfortable walking surface even in bare feet.