Corte*Clean®

Composite Deck Cleaner


How to clean Trex®, TimberTech®, Fiberon®, ChoiceDek®, etc. of stains caused by mold & mildew, black spots, green slime, sap, grease, oil, barbecue, tannin, leaf, pine needle, chalk, berries, blood, sunscreen, olive oil, citronella candle oil, peanut butter, red wine, pet food & waste, hard water, grass, ground in dirt, clay, brick, flower pot, rust, grime,  & most other stains that are deep set or below the surface & can deeply root or saturate into the porous surfaces of most early generation un-capped composites made from exposed wood & plastic generally manufactured till around 2015 +/- depending on the manufacturer
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NO CHLORINE BLEACH!

Sodium Hypochlorite

causes the

#1 COMPLAINTS

& SAFETY ISSUES

such as

excessive color bleaching,

exacerbated rapidly returning molds &

corrosion to structural metal decking hardware.

 

Corte*Clean® is the composite manufacturer & owner proven recommended cost effective non-corrosive to structural metal decking hardware 100% biodegradable proprietary formula which has existed since 2006.

Before & After Customer Pictures. 

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Corte-Clean® has been the Care & Cleaning Guide and/or Mold Technical Bulletin recommended product for early generation composite products such as Trex Accents®, Trex Origins®, Trex Contours®, Trex Profiles®, Trex Brasilia®, TimberTech ReliaBoard® and DockSider® ChoiceDek® or any brand made from exposed recycled wood fibers, of what is known as “tannin bleeding” and especially those additionally made from dirty recycled plastic. This inherent flaw, from which most problematic composites are made & are infamously notorious for fungi growth, is the dead organic dirty matter from which molds, mildews, lichens, mosses & algae can feed. Corte-Clean® then soaks into the pours of porous composites & continues to clean any time it receives moisture, generally keeping composites clean for longer periods of time until thoroughly rinsed. Proactively using Corte-Clean®, at the reduced “routine cleaning” strength once thoroughly cleaned of this inherent flaw, to remove stain causing derbies especially where the manufacturer recommends semi-annual cleaning with a composite deck cleaner, at least twice yearly, spring & fall, or when stains appear, to keep composites Corte-Cleaned® generally costs less time, labor & money. Generally, the more frequently initially used, less & less is used, the more time, labor & money is generally ultimately saved.

BEFORE – 18 Year Old Never Been Cleaned Wood & Plastic Composite Deck With Common Grease, Oil, Rust, Tannin, BBQ & Black Mold Stains.

AFTER – Same Composite Deck Cleaned Back to original Color from Customer Verified Testimonial on Reviews.IO

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Corte-Clean® does not have all the additional costs, risks & time related to expensively purchasing & laboriously applying multiple other time consuming perceived in-expensive non-compatible cleaning chemical products; to clean specific stains.

 

You won’t need to purchase & use one or more products for only cleaning common black or green mold stains, especially those that contain corrosive sodium hypochlorite, the active biocide in chlorine bleach, which is scientifically unproven for molds (See Oregon State University Scientific Study), of which mildew is a subspecies, or products that claim to clean and/or prevent but generally take weeks or months to work; if at all.

 

A 2nd product to clean organic tannin stains, generally from the wood of which most composites are partially made, & leaves, pine needles, etc. left to rot on the composites, or rust, which corrosive to structural metal decking hardware products, specifically those that contain sodium hypochlorite or oxalic acid can unsafely cause to structural metal screws, nails & joist hangers requiring expensive early replacement.

 

A 3rd product for grease & oil, most commonly from the barbecue.

 

 

You won’t need to purchase & apply a 4th expensive product to seal composites, which can exacerbate cleaning issues by sealing in fungi & stains, or 5th laborious product to remove the sealer when they begin to generally rapidly weather off/crack & look ugly, especially when fungi grows underneath!

 

 

Corte-Clean® has been proven to restore some of the original color of some composites previously chlorine bleached with sodium hypochlorite based products.

 

 

In addition to cleaning polyethelene (PE) based plastic  composites, Corte-Clean® has been successfully used since 2006 to routinely clean & keep composites clean made from polypropylene (PP), such as Correct Deck® & poly vinyl chloride (PVC) plastics such as; Certainteed® Boardwalk, Ameri-Deck®, Procell® (now AZEK®), Trex® & more.*

(See verified testimonials on REVIEWS.io!)

 

Above is a picture of the newer generation PVC “CAPPED& PE / WOOD core composite decking that appears to have grown black mold in-between. This is becoming an increasingly common problem in the composite decking industry. Corte*Clean® likely won’t clean this issue because it can’t penetrate the non-porous PVC outer layer shell, except on the end cuts & where the screw holes are located; as pictured. Unfortunately, this is likely where moisture is initially entering the core, allowing the mold to grow in the first place.

 

 

The information on this web site should be carefully considered. It will help guide you to why Corte-Clean® is the single cost-effective proven solution for cleaning & routinely keeping generally longer lasting expensive composite decks, docks, & fences clean of all common stains; not just those caused by molds.

 

Those that proactively routinely use Corte-Clean® generally use less & less while noticing their composites staying clean for longer & longer periods of time. Those that procrastinate generally spend more time, labor & money. Save yourself money, choose & routinely use proven Corte-Clean®.

 

Corte-Clean® customers can SAVE up to $2,000 +/- every 300 Sq. Ft.

over 30 years, the expected life-cycle of most composites, however most will last double that?!**

**See 2 of the largest composite manufacturer cleaning chemical recommendation price comparisons (CLICK HERE)!

 

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CORTE*CLEAN® IS RECOMMENDED FOR CLEANING THE FOLLOWING MANUFACTURER COMPOSITES MADE FROM EXPOSED WOOD & PLASTIC TILL AROUND 2015

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*Note: Brand names are trademarks of their respected owners.

Trex®

“How Outdoor Living Should Feel”

TimberTech®

“Less Work. More Life”

Fiberon®

Beautiful outdoor living, built for life.

WeatherBest®

Premium Grain Decking.

Elk Cross Timbers®

The Better Building Boards.

Epoch Evergrain®

Compression molded composite decking.

Everex®

Composite Decking for a Balanced Budget.

GeoDeck®

State-of-the-art Composite Decking.

Greenland Composites®

Custom Composite Extrusions from Recycled Wood and Plastic.

Home Depot® Veranda®

Composite Decking with Protection

RhinoDeck®

“Easy on the eyes, tough as nails.”

Natures Composites®

Organic building products.

Lowe’s® ChoiceDek®

Superior, environmentally friendly, composite decking.

Vekadeck®

The New Look of Innovation.

Menards® UltraDeck®

Natural Composite Decking.

Millennium®

Decking Systems.

ModWood®

Australian Composite Decking.

SmartDeck®

WPC (wood plastic-fiber composite) by U.S. Plastic Lumber

Alcoa®

Home Exteriors.

Oasis®

Decking by Alcoa.

AmeriDeck®

Composite Deck and Rail Systems.

Azek®

Low Maintenance Decking.

MoistureShield®

Environmentally Friendly Composite Decking.

Monarch®

Composite Railing Systems.

NewTech®

UltraShield Composite Decking Technology

Nexwood®

The stuff dream decks are made of.

Portico®

by Fiber Composites, LLC.

Certainteed Boardwalk®

Sustainable Building Products.

Correct Deck®

by Correct Bldg. Products

Dow® Symmatrix®

Discontinued

PrairieDeck®

by Heartland Biocomposites.

 Procell®

Acquired by Azek®.

Tendura®

Acquired by Correct Building Products LLC

UltraDeck®

by Midwest Manufacturing

Latitudes®

Natural-looking composite decking.

Terratec® (formerly Xtendex®)

by McFarland Cascade.