Comparison between timber and composite decking

We explore both the advantages and disadvantages of timber and composite decking so you can decide which might be best suited for your home.

What is composite decking?

Composite deck is comprised of wood fibres, plastics, and bonding agents. The mixture is heated into a liquefied form, moulded into planks, and cooled.

Installing An Outdoor Staircase For Your Deck

This is a guide that instructs you step-by-step on how to install your own deck stairs.

Installing Composite Deck Over Wood

In this article, we look at three of the most common scenarios where you might be able to save your deck through a few quick tricks, or resurfacing it with composite decking, rather than replacing it with a whole new timber deck.

How To Install Composite Deck Over a Balcony

No matter which way you cut it, a composite deck is going to enhance the outdoor living area of your […]

Is Composite Decking Worth The Cost?

Is Composite Decking Worth The Cost? It’s true. Composite decking is more expensive than your standard timber decking. So what’s […]

Can Composite Decking Be Installed Over Concrete?

Imagine that you’re heading into the backyard for a spot of gardening. You’ve donned your sunhat, your gloves, and picked […]

Hidden Fastening Systems vs Screws for Composite Decks

A composite deck is guaranteed to provide a comfortable outdoor living area that will serve you, your family and friends […]

How To Build A Deck Around A Pool?

There are few pleasures on this planet that compare to the simple luxury of owning your very own pool deck. […]

What are composite decks made of?

What are composite decks made of? Composite decks have been gracing the pages of decking catalogues since the early 1990s. […]

Is Timber Cheaper Than Composite Deck?

So, you’ve finally done it: you’ve made the decision to add a deck to your home. Congratulations. Your lifelong dream […]

How much does composite decking cost in Melbourne?

Composite decking is experiencing a surge in popularity as it rivals and sometimes even surpasses  timber as the preferred material […]