Architects & Specifiers
Who is using it and why:
Trex® Fencing is a composite fence made from a proprietary blend of 95% recycled wood fiber and plastic. This unique product eliminates the negative attributes of a typical wood fence or vinyl fence and capitalizes on their virtues. Trex Fencing never needs painting or staining, won’t rot or decay, and will not become brittle or weak with age.
The quality and virtues of Trex Fencing is what makes this fencing product popular for residential use but also for commercial, industrial, and governmental projects.
Trex Fencing is regularly being used as a product of choice for numerous municipalities and HOA’s across the country as well as for companies such as Electrify America, Love’s Travel Stops, Panera Bread, O’Reilly Auto Parts, Tesla, Walmart and numerous others.
|Max Post Spacing||8′ OC, can be cut down for shorter sections|
|Post Depth/Size||30″ x 12″ typical, depends on soil conditions and fence height|
|Fence Heights Avail.||standard heights of 6′ and 8′, can be built from 2′ to 12′|
The fence is made of individual components (not fixed panels) and bracketed so it can follow the grade or step; individual components can be replaced easily
|low maintenance||no painting or staining required, wood/plastic composite|
|colors available||Saddle (tan), Winchester Grey (light grey), Woodland Brown (Dark Brown)|
Seclusions (vertical board on board design), Horizons (horizontal board on board design)
|What is it made of|
95% recycled wood fibers and plastic (plastic bags), Green manufactured and Leed Point
|Where is it made||USA, specifically Fernley, Nevada|
|Warranty||25 year residential, 10 year commercial|
|Longevity of company||Trex was founded in 1995|
|Durability||resistant to rot and decay, 110 mph wind rating, 130 mph gust, design resists warping|
Drawings and Specifications
Downloadable PDF and DWG files available for all fence styles and gates
MATERIALS & RESOURCESCredit 4.1 Recycled Content: 10% 1 pointCredit 4.2 Recycled Content: 20% 1 point
Note: Trex’s 95% recycled content far exceeds the minimum requirements set forth by the USGBC criteria.
Credit 5.1 Regional Materials: 10% 1 pointCredit 5.2 Regional Materials: 20% 1 pointINNOVATION IN DESIGNCredit 1 LEED Innovation Credit 1 point