Modwood Decking – Flame Shield Collection Range
Blackbean Colour Option
Flame Shield® is a specially formulated ModWood board with a fire retardant additive included. Until now decking board options for bushfire prone areas was limited; however this has all changed. Flame Shield® can be used in BAL-12.5, BAL-19, BAL-29 and BAL-40 areas and gives you a traditional timber decking look and feel.
Flame Shield® is tested and certified to AS 1530.8.1: 2018, bushfire attack level from BAL-12.5 up to and including BAL-40 (AS3959-2009). Flame Shield® is a specially formulated ModWood with a fire retardant additive included. Flame Shield® can be used in bushfire rated areas of BAL-12.5, BAL-19, BAL-29 and BAL-40.
Flame Shield® has the highest BAL rating compared to other timber based decking in the Australian market place. Flame Shield® can be installed with either an enclosed*or unenclosed sub-structure and is offered in all four colours of the ModWood Natural Grain Collection, wide board 137 x 23mm. Additionally; Flame Shield® also has a deep embossed pattern on the board surface to improve slip resistance and is manufactured to R11, AS 4586:2013.
Q1. What board sizes are available in the Modwood Flame Shield Collection Range?
The Modwood Flame Shield Collection Range is available in 5400mm Long x 137mm Wide x 23mm Thick
Q2. What colour option is available in the Modwood Flame Shield decking?
This item is for the BLACKBEAN colour option in the Modwood Decking Range. Please refer to our Modwood category for other colour options.
Q3. What is the recommended joist centres for Flame Shield Collection Range Modwood decking?
This maximum recommended joist centre for the Modwood Flame Shield Collection Range is 450mm in a residential application
Q4. What is the minimum ground clearance for Flame Shield Collection Range Modwood decking?
The minimum ground clearance for Modwood Flameshield Collection Range is 300mm.
The Modwood Flameshield Collection Range minimum ground clearance over concrete is 50mm.
Q5. Does the FlameShield Collection Range Modwood decking have a BAL rating?
This Modwood Flameshield Decking Range is suitable for use in bushfire rated areas of BAL-12.5, BAL-19, BAL-29 and BAL-40