Technische specificaties Guarantee
Smaragd Deck guarantee (F) unapproved surface finishing is the manufacturer liable for labour,
If installed and maintained in the treatments applied on the deck; installation, freight, taxes or any other
correct manner according to the stains from galvanised or non- invoiced item related to the defective
Smaragd Deck installation and coated screws, or product.
maintenance instructions, Smaragd (G) use as construction material; The manufacturer is not liable for
Deck comes with a 25-year guarantee (H) incorrect handling, storage, misuse indirect, incidental, consequential,
against rot, structural decay, cracking, or negligence by the purchaser or model-based or any other damage
splitting, splintering and termite by third parties of whatever sort, whether or not the
damage for the original owner (I) variations or changes in the claim is based on contract theories,
(purchaser) and the first person to colour of Smaragd Deck – (all guarantee, negligence, criminal
whom ownership is transferred, for colours will fade by at least 10%). offences, severe liability or otherwise.
as long as the house is the property Bekol International BV bears In the event of any dispute regarding
of that person. Each purchaser of a no responsibility for the costs the performance of the product, the
Smaragd Deck product is personally of removing or treating faded purchaser will bear the responsibility
responsible for determining the suitable decking). of proving that the product has been
use and the safety for each application installed, finished and maintained
of the product. Should you perceive defects in the in the correct manner according to
Every Smaragd Deck purchaser must Smaragd Deck for whatever reason, the standards of the manufacturer’s
obey local construction and safety do NOT install it. Instead, contact installation requirements. In order to
regulations with regard to the special your dealer. Bekol International BV register a claim under this guarantee,
requirements for attaching appendages is not liable for claims which arise the original purchaser (or authorised
to government buildings and must also after the installation of a product with seller) must supply a proof of purchase,
ensure that the installation conforms to visible defects. Mould or mildew is plus a photo of the defective product
the manufacturer’s guidelines. not a production defect and is NOT together with a written description to
covered by this guarantee or any other Bekol International BV,
Guarantee limits designated guarantee. Industriestraat 5E, 7122 AP, Aalten.
Bekol International BV shall bear no The manufacturer has the right to
liability for faults, damage or other Transferability of the guarantee investigate each claim.
unacceptable conditions as the result of: This guarantee may be transferred When a claim has been verified,
(A) installation directly on top of a once, as indicated in this paragraph. the manufacturer shall arrange the
Smaragd Deck specifications concrete floor, installation directly In the event that the original consumer, provision of a replacement product.
on top of the ground, installation at whatever time during the guarantee
directly on top of other decking, or period, sells the building in which The guarantee will not be changed or
mm 3650 mm 4900 mm 6100 mm packaging an installation which restricts good the Smaragd Deck product has been reviewed except by means of a written
ventilation from above, below or installed, then the guarantee can be declaration signed by the manufacturer
25x140 mm x x x 70 stuks/pallet
from the sides; transferred to the buyer. However, in and the Smaragd Deck purchaser.
(B) neglecting to leave a space of at order to actually obtain this guarantee,
42x67 mm x 90 stuks/pallet
least 3mm between each board for a guarantee transfer card must be filled No dealer or other person or entity
water drainage, maintenance and in and sent back to Bekol International is authorised by the manufacturer to
Larger quantities or custom orders arranged upon request. ventilation; BV within 30 days after the date of the make statements or representations
(C) stains by mould or mildew, wood transfer, together with the transfer fee which refer to the performances of
bleeding, chalk, water rings, food, of fifty euros (€50.00) payable to Bekol Smaragd Deck products that are not
organic material, pets or paint; International BV. stated in this guarantee.
Technical and mechanical properties of SmaragdDeck (D) the settling, shrinking, or The manufacturer will not be bound by
disturbance from other unacceptable Claims processing and information statements that are not contained in
conditions of the frame of the The manufacturer’s liability for this this guarantee.
Property Value Property Value substructure, including incorrect product under this guarantee is limited
Volume/mass ratio 1150 Kg/m3 Shrinkage coefficient 6,9 x 10-4mm/mm °C mounting on the house or building; to the person and is exclusively for The foregoing guarantee applies
Elasticity module 5.860 N/mm2 Heat resistance Up to 99 °C (E) Smaragd Deck that is not laid with the replacement of the defective exclusively to the Smaragd Deck
Compressive strength 37,5 N/mm2 Mould resistance No degradation the correct slope; Smaragd Deck product. In no case product.
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SmaragdDeck installation manual
Storing and moving Installation
Smaragd Deck Before you install the decking 1 Temperature during installation
Smaragd Deck must be stored pieces, it is recommended to (°C)
on wooden blocks at a height of rough-drill to a screw-depth of 2 Distance with a length of 3.6m
90cm and protected by a plastic 5mm and to sink the screws into and 4.8m
cover. Due to the composition of the board. We recommend using 3 Distance with a length of 6m
Smaragd Deck: Luxury, quality and comfort the product, it will be somewhat stainless steel screws measuring
heavier than standard wood 5 x 50mm. 1 2 3
materials. 5 0,3 mm 0,5 mm
Bekol International B.V. proudly presents SmaragdDeck, a wood-plastic composite (WPC)
10 0,2 mm 0,3 mm
with clear advantages over existing conventional products.
Please bear this in mind when Some tips 15 0,2 mm 0,3 mm
lifting the product. The use of - We advise our customers to 20 0,2 mm 0,2 mm
Quality, high-grade, environmentally friendly materials
sound protective equipment such use Stainless steel screws 25 0,2 mm 0,2 mm
SmaragdDeck plastic profile consists of recycled polypropylene, 60% reclaimed hardwood as goggles and ear protectors is - Use a screw drill with a 30 0,2 mm 0,2 mm
fibres, UV-inhibiting pigment systems and selected production resins and processed into a recommended when using any coupling. Many wireless screw 35 0,2 mm 0,2 mm
hard, solid board. electrical equipment. drills have this option.
This prevents the screws from
Smaragd Deck must not be used breaking. Begin screwing slowly Side-by-side gaps
for applications which would be and gently increase. The boards must have a minimum
25 year guarantee
classified as bearing construction. It is advised to use a screw side-to-side gap of 0.3cm. Gaps
SmaragdDeck cannot be installed guide in order to keep the ensure airflow and drainage.
The advantages of Smaragd Deck - No clips or end-caps are needed most types of wood and wood
on top of existing paved surfaces. screws straight. Neglecting to maintain gaps can
at a glance: - Ready to use, no waterproofing composites
A minimum space of 3.5cm below promote rotting and mildew.
treatment required, no need to - Less susceptible to heat
the terrace is advised.
- 25 year guarantee stain or varnish - Stays cool under foot and does
- Easy assembly; saws, drills and - 100% recyclable, no PVC not become slippery
The advantages End-to-end gaps
screws, just like with normal - Long-lasting - More grip in dry and wet A dry foundation and good Smaragd Deck will expand and Necessary equipment
wood - Simple to clean with water or conditions no need to stain or varnish Easy to install Smaragd Deck in relation to ventilation are essential. You can contract slightly lengthways as a - Wireless drill for rough-drilling
- Minimal tangential and radial high-pressure cleaner - Contains no environmentally- Smaragd Deck products are You can install Smaragd Deck just existing WPC products achieve this by using root cloth result of temperature differences. holes, countersinking/sinking
warping - The product gives a wood effect damaging chemicals produced according to a patented as easily as a normal hardwood Polypropylene is superior to underneath the frame. We advise Gaps are necessary at the ends of and screwing
- No wastage (100% to be used) with a harder surface than - Does not splinter formula. terrace board. existing WPC products based upon our clients to use Smaragd Deck the boards if the ends are joined - Sink drill
The products display exceptional All you need is a hand drill, a polyurethane. mats or hardwood mats for the together or if they are connected to - Tape measure
resistance against corrosive handsaw, stainless steel screws frame. walls, posts or other fixed objects. - (Circular) saw
The colours substances, oil and fuels, insects, and a countersink drill. Polypropylene melts at 160º Depending on the temperature, - Spirit level and carpenter’s
mould, salt water and other natural Celsius and does not absorb water,
a certain distance must be kept square
effects. The composite does not Smaragd Deck is installed in whereas polyurethane melts at
Smaragd Deck is available in 3 colours. SmaragdDeck will weather slightly to a somewhat lighter colour in the Drainage, slope and overhang between the boards during the
absorb; therefore it will not rot, the classic manner. That means 100º Celsius.
first 12 weeks. Give your terrace a gentle slope installation. This is to prevent the
splinter or crack. Smaragd Deck is installing by rough-drilling and
away from the house so water boards expanding and putting
outstandingly weather-resistant. fixing in place with screws. The low melting point makes
polyurethane easier to process drains away well. A slope of 3mm pressure on each other. This
The product requires no This allows a piece of decking to be but this is at the expense of the per meter. The overhang on the calculation assumes a maximum
waterproofing treatment, paint or easily replaced, should it become rigidity of the product (sagging), edge of the terrace must not temperature of 35ºC.
anything else for outdoor use. irreparably damaged. as is shown by the increased exceed 10cm.
Over the course of time, the warping of products composed of a See the table for the distances to
Light brown Dark brown Grey material will weather slightly. polyurethane basis. be maintained between the boards.
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