Design choices in composite decking can seem limited. To appeal to those with a modern aesthetic, Cali Bamboo offers BamDeck 3G Wide, which is 50% wider than standard composite decking. Made entirely of recycled bamboo fibers and plastic, the 8¼” wide decking is 96” long and ¾” thick. It is offered in a slate color. calibamboo.com
Jennifer Brite is a design journalist and public-health scientist who writes about new products and sustainable design.