Composite Fencing Maintenance Tips

If you’re looking for an attractive and low-maintenance fencing option, composite is the perfect choice. Not only does it come in a variety of colours, styles, and textures to suit any preference, but its long lifespan will save you money on replacement costs!

Maintenance is essential for extending the useful life of your composite fencing and ensuring that it will withstand all kinds of weather conditions for many years to come. 

In this blog post, we offer our top tips on how to maintain your composite fencing and ensure that it looks great season after season.

1 – Clean your composite fencing regularly to remove dirt, debris, and other materials that can build up over time

Maintaining a clean composite fence is key to keeping its attractive appearance intact. Dirt, debris, and other materials can accumulate over time, causing discoloration and wear.

Regular cleaning can prevent this, and it is easy to do.

Simply mix a mild cleaning detergent with water and use a soft brush or cloth to gently scrub away any build-up. Rinse thoroughly with water and allow it to dry before enjoying your spotless fence once again. Other to this please use a light jet wash. 

2 – Inspect your fence for any signs of damage or wear and tear

Your fence is a crucial element in keeping your property safe and secure. That’s why it’s important to regularly inspect it for any signs of damage or wear and tear. Wind and other environmental factors can cause your composite fence to deteriorate over time, so it’s essential that you pay close attention to its condition. By doing so, you can identify any issues early on and take action to address them.

Whether you notice missing boards or cracks, prompt repairs can ultimately save you time and money in the long run. So, take a few moments to walk around your fence and check for any obvious signs of damage.

3 – Apply a sealant to the composite fencing to prevent water damage and keep it looking like new

Composite fencing is becoming an increasingly popular choice for homeowners looking for a long-lasting, durable fence. However, just like any other outdoor material, it is susceptible to water damage over time. 

To ensure that your composite fencing stays looking like new, we recommend regularly cleaning it. We do not recommend a particular sealant, but there are products on the market.. Not only will this prevent water damage from occurring, but it will also keep your fence looking vibrant and fresh for years to come.

4 – Use a soft brush or cloth when cleaning the fence in order to avoid damaging the surface

When it comes to cleaning your fence, it’s important to use the right tools to avoid any damage. Using a soft brush or cloth can make all the difference in preserving the surface of your fence. 

Scratches or other types of damage not only affect the appearance of your fence, but it can also weaken its structure over time. So before you start scrubbing away at your fence with something abrasive, consider using a gentle approach with a soft brush or cloth.



Composite fencing maintenance is essential if you want to ensure that it looks great and lasts a long time. With the tips outlined in this blog, such as regularly inspecting and cleaning your composite fencing, keeping your fence looking like new will be easy and hassle-free!


How often should I inspect my composite fencing?

We recommend inspecting your fence at least once a year to identify and address any signs of damage or wear and tear.

What is the best way to clean my composite fencing?

Mix a mild cleaning detergent with water and use a soft brush or cloth to gently scrub away any build-up. Be sure to rinse thoroughly and allow the fence to dry before enjoying its spotless appearance.

How often should I apply a sealant to my composite fencing?

We don not recommend applying a sealant to your Ecoscape composite fencing. .


Browse composite fencing at Ecoscape today

Here at Ecoscape UK, we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality composite fencing to our customers. Our range of composite fences offers customers a stylish, durable, and affordable fencing option ideal for both residential and commercial properties.

Shop our range now and enjoy a beautiful, long lasting fence for years to come. If you have any questions or need more advice on composite fencing maintenance, don’t hesitate to get in touch with one of our friendly team members today.

Gary is the founder and CEO of Ecoscape UK. Gary graduated from Liverpool JM University in 2007 with a 2:1 in Economics. A passion for innovation, design and sustainability, Gary has put to market numerous wpc products/systems, some of which have UK and European registered designs. Outside of work Gary enjoys spending time with his family, the great outdoors and watching Manchester United.