garden decking alternatives

Alternative Deck Ideas - Garden Decking Patio Ideas - House Beautiful

8 Sep 2017 8 September 2017. Ask the experts: Our expert panel answer questions on DIY, eco design, mortgages, cleaning, architecture, consumer issues and more. Question: 'We have decking on our patio area but want to replace it with something new. Is there a longlasting and stylish alternative we could consider?' garden expert, Caroline Tilston, says: decking has been popular in gardens for years, not least because it's easier to install than other hard surfaces; there's no  【Get Price】

Plastic Decking vs. Composite Decking Which is Best?

Guaranteed Better Quality. All decking comes with a 25 year residential guarantee – our products are made to last! While plastic deck boards are hollow and can bow and crack underfoot, boards are solid and exceptionally stable. And unlike timber decking – the other main alternative to plastic – you won't have to worry about boards fading or warping. Plastic deck boards  【Get Price】

What's the most eco-friendly alternative to a garden patio? Leo

1 Mar 2011 The gardening makeover TV shows of the 1990s have a lot to answer for, not least the craze for decking. One can only wonder how many trees were felled in the name of creating the "outdoor living room", as gardens with decking (and the ubiquitous patio heater) came to be known. Thankfully, this trend appears to have slowed, but people lucky enough to have some outdoor space still understandably desire an area that is solid, level and water-free. In other words  【Get Price】

What's The Cost Of Garden Decking Boards? - Wood and Beyond Blog

14 Mar 2014 Hardwood decking, such as teak, ipe and cumaru comes from trees that take decades to grow and as such warrant a significantly higher price tag. That said, a hardwood deck, which is well laid and maintained will last significantly longer than a softwood alternative and will also get better looking as time passes. These are two great hardwood options from Wood and Beyond: Iroko Hardwood decking at under £40 ex VAT per m<sup>2</sup> and Teak Hardwood decking at just&nbsp; 【Get Price】

3 Alternative Decking Materials and Why They Might Work for You

27 Apr 2017 If you'd rather not commit to a regular schedule of sanding and re-oiling to keep it looking beautiful, it might be time to look at some of the new generation, high-tech decking board alternatives. Most timber decking alternatives are known as 'composite' decking, and are a wood-plastic hybrid. If you live in a bushfire-prone region, consider flame-resistant decking by INEX, Biowood or Modwood, which was used for the stepped decking in this Perth garden. 【Get Price】