I watch the Flower show at Chelsea perhaps all for the wrong reasons, I look for the timber and how it’s designed into the structure of the garden. The quality, the cut, the fixing and the many techniques as to how it is used…
Joe swift ambled through Trailfinders Australian Garden designed by Philip Johnson - what a garden. Chelsea usually exudes quality and the quality of the timber in this garden is no exception. A path is a path is a path; perhaps not and in this case it…Continue
Added by Karl Harrison on May 20, 2013 at 20:30 — No Comments
There are many things you can do to improve the value of your home and decking is certainly one of the best. Some home improvements are not actually great value for money - okay, they may suit your own personal circumstances and make your life easier but when it comes to selling your home they won't make a big difference to the asking price.
Decking is different. The addition of decking to your home can substantially increase the value and make it a much more sellable…Continue
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Maintaining an aluminum deck is easier than you think. Think of it this way, prolonging the good looks of your powder coated AridDek aluminum decking is just like caring for your car. Every now and then your car will need a wash; and…Continue
Added by Ashlyn Kirk on May 8, 2013 at 15:06 — No Comments
When you think about recycling you probably think of sorting your plastics and cans into separate bins. After all, aluminum cans are the most recycled item in the United States. It’s no surprise either if you ‘consider that over two-thirds of all aluminum ever produced are still in use today’ (The Aluminum Association). There are even more ways to make…Continue
Added by Ashlyn Kirk on April 30, 2013 at 17:26 — No Comments
As part of our garden design and landscaping services it is vital that we ensure the very best advice and practice for our customers. When specialist parts of a project require another professional to advise we always seek the best person or company for the job.
In this case we were required to design and build a large deck as part of a larger landscaping project, a project where an existing pond (104 sq m) required a new liner, planting and long list of other specialist…Continue
Added by Lana Harrison on April 28, 2013 at 12:30 — No Comments
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Hey, we we recently asked to provide samples of all of our lightest shade hardwood decking timbers...
Can you guess what they are...
Ipe, Massaranduba, Teak, Doussie, Wenge, Afromosa, Idigbo, Tali, Elondo, Taperyba, Cumaru, Balau…Continue
Added by Karl Harrison on April 18, 2013 at 8:00 — No Comments
Timber Deck Boards
All our decking is FSC or PEFC certified; due to our supply chain a branch may stock a mixture of FSC and PEFC deck boards in this size. If you need a specific certification please contact us before ordering.
Pressure Treated Timber
TANALISED pressure treated timber has been impregnated with TANALITH E, a waterborne product based on copper triazole technology. Copper is derived…
Added by ARNOLD LAVER on March 19, 2013 at 13:44 — No Comments
Composite Garden Decking
Dura Deck Timber Composite Decking is an attractive alternative to using timber materials for Garden Decking, patios and roof top garden environments.
Dura Deck composite decking boards are produced with a hollow core centre which creates exceptional strength and lightness. Every board has a recess moulded into each edge which accepts a heavy duty hold down clip,…
Added by ARNOLD LAVER on March 19, 2013 at 13:41 — No Comments
Wyndham Design Custom Made Furniture and Walk in Wardrobes Chiswick, London
Wyndham Design offer a full consultancy, design and custom furniture manufacturing service. Any items seen on the website can be made to any size or we can simply be a catalyst for your own…
Added by Karl Harrison on March 17, 2013 at 20:30 — No Comments
The Composite decking brochure by Millboard that’s been eagerly awaited is now out, a hefty book rather than a manual but nevertheless contains all elements to create a beautiful looking and quality deck. With advanced technology they have created slip resistances that stand up to the vigour’s of commercial applications, even in the wet. This has been proved over many years and thus specified time after…Continue
Added by Karl Harrison on March 5, 2013 at 20:30 — No Comments
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
Added by Claudia de Yong on March 3, 2013 at 15:48 — No Comments
Hello Decking Installers, Designers, Landscapers and Material Suppliers
Did you know that a complete profile is 86% more likely to attract business proposals than one that is not? We wanted to let you know that The Decking Network gives you complete control over your profile information by allowing you to customize the content that is already available.
Those who have experienced success by customizing their profile have…Continue
Added by Karl Harrison on March 3, 2013 at 13:28 — No Comments
Ipe is a beautiful timber and from time to time we get sent images asking questions pertaining to the quality and asked the question "Is this acceptable"
The grading quality of timber refers to the raw timber and the qualities of the timber not the quality of the mill that has processed it.…Continue
Hemp Shield Wood Finish & Deck Sealer is a revolutionary water based penetrating oil, NO VOC(Clear) Very Low VOC (Shades), NO HAP or any fumes (Can be used both interior and exterior), cleans up with soap and water, non-formaldehyde based algicide, fungicide and mildewcide, no tanin bleed through on cedar, truly one coat, high coverage, competitively priced.…
Did anyone go to the Surface Design Show in Islington this year, it would be great to read your feedback or review.
Added by Karl Harrison on February 5, 2013 at 19:48 — No Comments
We have been very fortunate to achieve the highest awards possible for our past show gardens, so lets hope that we will be as successful this year? …Continue
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