How to Bend Azek Cellular PVC Deckingcomments (8) April 1st, 2010 in Blogs
Twist Your Decking Like Taffy
Bendable man-made decking, such as cellular PVC materials have opened the door to artistic deck designs. Not only do my customers like the lower maintenance requirements, longer lifespan and stain-resistant qualities, I like it because I can form it into any shape, creating unique works of deck art.
After cooling down, the deck board is
released from the form and holds its
Here, an inlaid Celtic knot pattern transforms a simple L-shaped deck into a one-of-a-kind work of art. The weave goes down both legs of the L, with the knot design in the center. The weave pattern is mirrored in the overhead pergola.
In the following video, you can watch as I use an HC99 Heat Forming Kit to prepare Azek decking for bending into a six-foot radius circle. Part of this design was subsequently repeated on the pergola covering the deck.
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