Plycem Recalls Allura Decking Due to Fall and Injury Hazards
The recall involves Allura™ fiber cement decking and fascia. The recalled decking was sold in 12-foot lengths and is 6 inches wide and one inch thick, and came in two styles: a hidden fastener application and a direct screw application. The recalled Allura™ fiber cement fascia, which was for vertical applications only, was sold in 12-foot lengths, is 8- and 12-inches wide and 7/16 inches thick. The decking and fascia were sold in a natural wood color with a wood grain texture. There are no labels or other identifying marks on the decking materials.
Allura deckingAbout 37,500 boards
Kelseyville Lumber and Trademark Exteriors as stock items and at Home Depot as a special order item from February 2014 through June 2017 for between $25 to $30 per board for the decking and about $25 to $40 per board for the fascia.
Recall Date: Nov 21, 2017
Plycem has received three reports of the recalled decking cracking, resulting in one report of a leg injury to an adult male whose leg went through the cracked decking.
Plycem Construsistemas, of Costa Rica, S.A.
Plycem USA LLC, of Houston, Texas
Recall ID: 8189
Last Published: Nov 22, 2017
Official Site: Link
RecallMe Number: 18044
RecallMe Status: Announced