PVC (Vinyl) vs. Wood – Material Comparison

PVC (Vinyl) Material
Wood Material
Non-Pro Rated Warranty
Lifetime Warranty
No Warranty
 
Labor Warranty
5 Years
None Included
 
Projected Life
50+ Years
10 – 15 Years
 
Maintainence Free
Yes
No
 
Graffiti Resistant
Yes
No
 
Termite Free
Yes
No
 
Fungus & Dry Rot Free
Yes
No
 
Free of Harmful Chemicals
(Arsenic, Lead, Creosote)
Yes
No
 
Needs Painting
Never
Yes
 
Color Stable
Yes
No