Category Archives: Uses Near Water

Since cellular pvc doesn’t absorb water, it is great for use around water

De-Icing a PVC Deck

If, like us, you live in a part of the world that gets cold in the winter, chances are, you are quite familiar with ice on the ground. Chances are, you’ve slipped on it more than a few times and … Continue reading

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Beyond Just Decking and Moulding

At Gossen, we’ve best known for our cellular PVC decking, porch boards, and exterior moulding. And that’s for a good reason; it’s the core of our business. But what we’re finding is that some people like Gossen’s cellular PVC material … Continue reading

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Fighting Mosquitos in Your Backyard

Depending on where you live, you may have to share your outdoor living space with these little pests. An outdoor party on your backyard deck isn’t quite as fun with mosquitoes buzzing around. Fortunately, there has been a great deal … Continue reading

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Scraps After a Wood or PVC Deck Building Project? Let’s Make Something!

If you’ve recently undertaken a deck-building project, chances are you have some scrap material lying around. So now what? Well, you could just toss it. But that seems like kind of a waste.  Depending on the amount and size of … Continue reading

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What Kind of Dock is Right for You?

Whether you’re considering building a dock solely as a place to park your boat, or also as a place for fun and relaxation, there are many different dock opportunities available to you. Stationary boat docks, also called “standing” or “fixed” … Continue reading

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