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With the money you save by not using these coatings and cleaning materials, you can recoup the higher cost of composites in about five years. Long life: Composites High-end composites run about the same as ipe (ee-PAY), a hardwood decking harvested from tropical rain forests. . Edge-fastening looks good because the screws are hidden, but face-fastening is faster, stronger, and easier to fix.