Concerns When Building Ground-Level Timber Decks

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Building your timber deck close to or right atop ground level offers a number of attractive advantages. The structure will be quicker to build than elevated decks, require less preparation and support and over the course of the project be a lot more economical. (more…)

What Determines Kapur Timber’s Durability?

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Kapur timber is highly suitable for decking because of its inherent durability. Not only does it provide an attractive finish with its complex grain, but it is also prized because it withstands the effects of weather much better than many other timber species. But just how durable the timber turns out to be is determined by what part of the tree it comes from. (more…)

Family Time On Your Deck

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If you are just starting your family or if you already have a young one (or two, or three) then spending quality time with your loved ones must be a major concern. Fortunately it’s a concern you can easily address right at the perfect venue within your home — your timber deck. We offer you some tips on spending quality family time on your deck. (more…)

Decking Design: Privacy Screens

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A well-designed deck is seldom bare. It incorporates elements that are either functional or visually appealing or both. Privacy screens and in-built bench seats are examples of integrated structural elements that enhance decking design. (more…)