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Decks and Patios - Decking

About Decking

Introduction to Decking

Do you spend a lot of time outdoors entertaining or just lazing about relaxing? Why not take the full advantage of transforming outside spaces into stylish and practical outdoor living spaces by an application of a decking. Decking applications can be utilized in many locations on the outside of your residential property that will allow homeowners extra outdoor living space for the whole family to enjoy and entertain, like the pool area.

Timber materials are the best decking material for outdoor applications. Timber decking looks fabulous and offers styles that include modern or contemporary that will enhance and dramatize the garden surrounding areas. The main purpose of a decking construction is for flooring purposes. If your backyard is on uneven slope the best solution for even flooring is a deck construction, as this will level the outdoor floor area.

The Benefits of Decking

Decking Furniture The benefits of residential decking is that they look stylish and inviting, you are providing extra outdoor living areas and the other benefit is a decking application will blend in well with the environment surroundings and will also provide beauty at the same time. One of the other benefits is a good quality timber deck will last many years as well as an excellent choice for an investment that can increase the value to your property in presentation. Timber decking is also easy to maintain due to the choice selection of painted, stained or a natural appearance. You can use outdoor deck lighting to make it functional at night!

There are many decking designs that homeowners can select for their individual decking style and design to provide extra outdoor living spaces. Timber decking can be constructed in any desired shape and size to suit any outdoor residential application. Other materials used for decking nowadays are trex, plastic and composite.

Decking Applications

Decking applications can be utilized and featured for their practicality of flooring purposes as well as their stylish appearance on residential properties in the front or back patio locations. The following areas of applications will provide the essentiality of extra outdoor living or entertaining spaces:
Pool Decking

  • Pool Decking
  • Courtyard Decking
  • Barbecue Area
  • Patio Area
  • Verandah
  • Gazebos
  • Pergolas
  • Spa Area
  • Balconies
  • Porches
Patio Deck
Decking’s can be featured in the above mentioned locations that will most certainly provide a good flooring construction as well as an enhancing feature with character and style that looks absolutely stunning.

Treated Timber

Timber On timber decking selection the wisest choice for homeowners is you should choose a timber that is treated. Treated timber is the ultimate material for decking applications as it will not rot, last many years, termites will not infest in the timber, and it is also water resistant and is very safe for human contact.

Timber Decking Colors

Timber is a natural product which offers a natural look and feel. You can leave the timber decking untouched or you can simply apply a timber color paint or timber polish to prolong the lifetime and usage in due course and also adds color for beauty. The colors you can choose are as follows:

  • Mahogany
  • Pine
  • Redwood
  • Cedar
  • Teak
  • Light Gray

With the timber color selection, it is a personal taste and choice that will endeavor the color requirements and preference to the deck surrounding locations and garden features.

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