With reality TV gardening there came a time when it seemed every back garden had to be decked in some form or other and also had to be laid in just one hour!
But decking has been used for many years in various ways in Scandinavia and America to such effect that to use it a quick fix does not do the product justice.
Having decking can extend a living place outdoors, allow the outside to come in and the relative inexpensive costs can really be an investment in the…Continue
Apart from the advantages listed in my first blog on whether to add decking to a design for an outdoor area, there are some fundamental issues of 'levels' which add weight to this.
Many people today want to extend the living area directly from their indoor spaces. The want the house to flow seemlessly from indoors to outdoors.
Due to the building regs, the outdoor surface should not be higher than the damp-proof membrane of the property as rising damp would be…Continue