Video: Expert Decking Advice and Top Tips from B&Q

Your garden is an extension of your home and with that garden decking can really improve that space…. if you do it right.  Here are Sian Astley and Matt James from B&Q telling you all about decking with ideas, top tips and expert advice to get you started and make sure you’re thinking along the…

Choosing The Right Screw For Your Decking

To the untrained eye, one screw is as good as another, but those with a little more awareness have a better chance of realising that choosing the right screw for a particular job can mean the difference between a project succeeding and failing and this is definitely the case with decking. The industrial and construction…

Decking with Bifold Doors

Turn Your Decking In To A Multifunctional Space

In designing a new house, an owner usually just installs a deck of ‘X’ amount of space and really doesn’t think much about how the deck is going to be used. As an Architect, the deck design is just as important as the rest of the house design. In real terms, a deck can be…

How To Install Garden Decking

Contrary to popular belief, installing a deck is not complicated. Yes, you’ll need to break a sweat, but it’s quite possible to install decking by following a series of simple steps. This article will point out the seven steps you should follow if you are interested in embarking on this DIY adventure. 1. Demarcate the…

LED Deck Lighting

This video shows that you don’t just have to go with the traditional inset desking lights but can opt for something a lot superior if you have the time and the inclination. This decking features flush mounted high density high brightness Tri-Chip SMD LED RGB Strip Lighting installed in the hand rail of a deck…

Decorating Your Decking Throughout the Seasons

Your outdoor seating area is the perfect place to relax, socialise with friends and enjoy the warm summer months. However, the right d├ęcor will really help you to make the most of your garden throughout the year, especially if you change the style throughout the different seasons. Decorating the Deck in Spring and Summer Spring…

Garden Decking Ideas & Maintenance Tips

There are few things more enjoyable than spending a summer evening outside, surrounded by a quiet garden, tree-lined yard, or manicured lawn. Many homeowners enjoy such evenings through the use of a deck, a relatively easy and very common home improvement addition, yet one that makes spending time at home vastly more pleasurable. Garden and…

Different Types of Garden Decking

Installing decking in a garden or outdoor area is a brilliant way of transforming the look and function of your space. However, there are a number of varieties of decking to choose from (e.g. plastic, wood, composite) and there is sometimes confusion as to what the differences are. This article will look at the main…