Choosing the right decking or even getting the right advice may be a daunting task made very simple if you ask the right person the right questions. Yes one can propose additional works to your contractor or builder but this seldom proves the right choice... who has designed it, who has calculated the imposed loads for its intended use - is it cantilevered, if so, how much... is it safe... ? Which hardwood timber is best? Cheap is normally an indicator of a quick job that will won't…Continue
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Not a professional, just a keen "amateur". Where is the best place for span tables etc. for common grades of wood (UK based). I have ve built a couple of decks and currently use tables from a US book. This means converting and quite a bit of the…Continue
Hello guys,I'v been asked by a client to design a deck with probably a matching pergola above, as a side area to an existing patio on which to situate a hot-tub.Because of the water, i had thought about Millboard but with no possibility of matching…Continue