It contains better surface hardness. It is paint friendly, so used for so many varied designs and patterns. It contains good scrap value. On the other hand it offers better machine ability. It is been popular as rough and tough constructive material suitable for all weather conditions. Its characteristics like High abrasive strength, high tensile strength and good screw holding capacity made it favorable for different applications like flooring, doors, wall cladding, hollow panels and so many solutions for interiors and exteriors.