Decking Seminar at The Landscape Show

Decking seminar at The Landscape Show The UK’s leading Landscaping trade event is dedicated to Landscapers, qualified garden designers, landscape architects, and architects. It is a platform to network and source industry-leading products to use in Landscaping. Hey “Decking Folk” this is for you… A gathering of like-minded Professionals all under one roof. What’s not … Read more

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Do I need decking balustrade ?

Do I need decking balustrade? Building Regulations say when a balustrade has to be fitted to your decking. It’s there for your safety as it prevents you from falling off when the decking platform is too high. Balustrades can also form handrails when walking up and down stepped elements of the deck or garden. When … Read more

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Deck building guidelines regulations and best practice

The best way to build a deck The best way to build a decking structure is to know that your deck is being built correctly. By using the correct materials and the best industry-standard construction you can be rest assured it will last. The deck-building guidelines, regulations and best practices have been adopted by the … Read more

Landscape library reference website

Landscape Library reference website

Landscape Library reference website, creating the perfect garden Landscape Library reference website  The Landscape Library is a unique resource of information. The site topical features, articles and essays for all involved in the design, construction and maintenance of gardens. Its focus is primarily in the Domestic sector. Majoring on management practices, marketing, client relationships, staffing … Read more

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Building Regulations for Decking

Building Regulations for Decking in England Building Regulations should be assumed to apply to every deck structure requiring planning permission. Simply contact your local Building Control. Decking installations don’t usually require building regulations unless they perform part of the structure of a new build or add to the primary structure of the dwelling. Decking platforms … Read more