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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Though it can seem to be overwhelming, every homeowner who does their homework can successfully accomplish the task. What are the things one should know about the preparation of a deck building project?1. Get building permits2. Know if you want a…Continue
In an environmentally conscious sense, yes! It is worth noting that a wood deck is a far more eco-beneficial choice, as compared to other man-made synthetic materials such as plastic or composite decks, which are non-renewable.What makes synthetic…Continue