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FAQ's

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With Knotwood, you never have to paint, stain or oil it, saving you time and money.

Yes, in direct sunlight the decking will be warm. Aluminium dissipates heat faster than any other material and tests have show Knotwood aluminium decking to slightly cooler than traditional wood, composites and ipe.

If mistreated anything will scratch but it is the most durable exterior finish available to date.

We offer an industry leading warranty to guarantee your Knotwood will last, see our Warranty page for full details. Read More…

The process involves the physical reaction between special inks and a polyurethane or polyester powder coating. Under controlled conditions of heat and pressure, photographic images are absorbed directly into the powder coating.

See making Knotwood under resources / knotwood / making knotwood.

We have many profiles and sizes available, please view the Knotwood catalog under resources / contractor resources / documents

With Knotwood, you never have to paint, stain or oil it, saving you time and money.

Yes, contact your local installer or dealer to purchase.

Yes any homeowner or contractor can do it, please view our instructions pages under resources / install guide.

No we don’t, we only manufacture the aluminium, however we have trained certified installers in your area please click the “where to buy” button to find your closest installer.

Because galvanic corrosion happens when dissimilar metals come into contact with each other we prefer using a hardened self tapping aluminium (aluminum) screws these are recommended for for coastal conditions. If you are not exposed to constant salt air you can also use self tapping galvanized steel screws.

Pricing is comparable to a composite or quality hardwood, with long term savings because of its low maintenance.

Yes we can, minimum quantities are required. Contact your closest Knotwood office for more information.

Catalogue items are stocked globally, lead times vary if you require non stocked items, please contact your local installer or dealer.

Residential or commercial, big or small, we will gladly assist you with the systems and materials required. We have offices and dealers worldwide.