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Creating a curved Trex deck

Creating a curved Trex deck This project is all about creating a curved composite Trex deck. The clients had recently acquired their new build home with a large terraced garden. After moving in they quickly realised they wanted a space in their garden to sit and relax or even party… In search of a decking … Read more

JJH Construction install Trex Composite Decking

JJH Construction install Trex Composite Decking

Using a TrexPro installer JJH construction install Trex Composite Decking and are a recognised TrexPro Gold installer. That is exactly why this client contacted Jeff through the Trex website. Choosing to use a TrexPro like JJH Construction will ensure your new Trex decking will last decades because it’s warrantied for 25 years. Trex Signature® Balustrade … Read more

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Designing a new composite deck

Designing a new composite deck in Amersham Karl Harrison is a decking designer and his main focus is the correct design for the whole structure. He designs Composite Prime, Ecodek, Millboard and TREX decking projects based in Amersham. Since 2002 Karl has been fascinated by the lack of regulation and correct construction of decking structures. … Read more

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Covid contractors are NOT CONTRACTORS

Covid contractors are NOT CONTRACTORS. To all customers about to embark on a new garden decking or Landscaping project. It is unfortunate that many people have lost their jobs due to Covid 19. Its also unfortunate that some of these people think they can simple offer their services as professional decking installers or Professional Landscapers. … Read more

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UK Timber Market Update by Brooks Bros (UK) Ltd

UK Timber market update For those in the UK timber market and wishing for an update then read on folks. Regulation, imports, availability and landed stock is here, courtesy of Brooks Bros ltd   Balau – Slow coming out of the Far East The main issue thus far has been a delay in shipments from … Read more

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Decking Network Seminar with APL leads the way

Decking Network Seminar with APL leads the way The APL is the UK’s leading organisation for Professional Landscapers. Since its inception in 1995 it has led the way in creating standards for correct construction in Landscaping. The Associations of professional Landscapers leads the way in landscaping having the only written codes of practice. This includes … Read more

The best decking designer in Swansea

The best decking designer in Swansea

The best decking designer in Swansea Simon Thomas Deck design is a formidable talent based in Swansea. A champion of TREX and an expert deck designer and builder. He has recently won the Award for Innovation by Arbordeck® for the Gower Road project, another to add to his shelf of accolades. Building a deck with … Read more

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Professional Composite Decking Installer in Lancashire

Composite Decking Installer Lancashire Its often said that garden spaces can be hard to navigate. In this instance, the house is set much higher than the rest of the garden. Like everyone else with a tricky slope, the clients wanted to make the most of their outdoor space. The clients looked to Peter Cowel Landscapes … Read more

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Composite Prime Extra Wide Decking by 2LG Studio

Composite Prime Extra Wide Decking by 2LG Studio A London garden with London decking Beautifully designed exterior space with decking by Composite Prime. A London project, a London garden and a London design by a London company 2LG Studio. The best colour for composite decking There are far too many colours and that’s before we … Read more

Decking in Yasu Shiga

Decking in Yasu Shiga (野洲市)  the ultimate in relaxing spaces

Decking in Yasu Shiga (野洲市)   Zenjiro Hashimoto a Landscape Artisan, thinks likes the gods and designs gardens to make you feel you are in heaven. His focus flows past the normal and rests with what seems like perfection. The way he cuts his timber, the chisel on the stone and the planting that all … Read more

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Decking latest design fashion

Decking latest design fashion “Decking latest design fashion” conjures a cacophony of brain storming concepts; it sets the stage for all to follow in its wake This carefully considered montage of the very latest in designer decking on display is certain to wow the judges. Designed by a leading expert, the style is like the … Read more

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How to post an article on The Decking Network

How to post an article on The Decking Network Have you got pictures of a decking project you’ve installed? Want thousands of possible clients to see them? Perfect, put them on The Decking Network and people will find your website. Here is a step by step guide on how to add your own work to … Read more

Where have all the decking supplies gone

Decking materials, where are they?

The UK decking market 2021 – Where have all the decking materials gone? Timber Where have all the decking materials gone? Materials at source, that’s from Scandinavia, the USA, Canada, Russia, China, Asia, Indonesia are still being produced and trees are still growing in well-managed forests. The trees are being felled and sent to their … Read more

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Repairing a decking disaster

Repairing a decking disaster This garden project was initially completed a few years ago by others. The client decided the space needed some professional maintenance; they also wanted to make some additions to the area. One of the main focal points of this project is the decking. This beautiful hardwood ipe was installed with inadequate … Read more

Composite decking replacement in London

Composite decking replacement in London

Composite decking replacement in London This isn’t the first time Karl has been called in to look at a composite deck gone wrong – unfortunately, it probably isn’t the last either. You can see from the before pictures that this deck was in poor condition. This was installed two and a half years ago, and … Read more

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How decking can transform your garden

You don’t have to renovate your entire garden to turn it into something beautiful. Focusing on a smaller area of your garden may help you save money and still get something that is built to last. For example, decking can be built over virtually any space which can easily hide whatever was there prior. There … Read more

Transforming a Garden with Trex

Transforming a Garden with Trex

Transforming a Garden with Trex It’s fair to say this garden was in desperate need of a makeover by a professional. Having had an extension and a porcelain patio to step onto the rest of the garden now needed seeing too. Feast your eyes on what we started with… The clients brief was simple. I … Read more

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Trex composite decking installation Rickmansworth

Trex composite decking installation Rickmansworth This is Karl Harrison Landscapes Ltd latest Trex composite decking installation in Rickmansworth. The clients first reached out to Karl to help create more areas in their garden to either relax or entertain friends. In this case, you have parents and young adults that would like to use the garden … Read more

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What is decking joist tape?

What is decking joist tape? Joist tape is a simple and cost effective way to protect your decking substructure. The tape is easily stuck to the top of any joist and beams facing up. Once applied the chosen decking material is fixed over the top. This ultimately stops the opportunity for any water or moisture … Read more

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Landscaping Jobs in Amersham

Landscaping Jobs in Amersham Skilled Hard Landscaper Karl Harrison Landscapes Ltd is a Professional Garden design and Landscaping company based in Amersham, Buckinghamshire They undertake garden construction and landscaping work locally and on the occasion in Central London They are currently looking for a skilled hard landscaper to join our small and talented landscape construction … Read more