Decking

A deck can be a really great addition to a house and perfectly link the house and garden together. Timbers like Larch and Douglas Fir are ideal for the frame, while Larch, Cedar and Chestnut could all make lovely deck boards. Here’s a short look at the process involved.

  • Basic layout of beams and posts, sitting on concreted metal post bases.

    Basic layout of beams and posts, sitting on concreted metal post bases.
  • Joists and noggins (lovely word) going in

    Joists and noggins (lovely word) going in
  • Cedar deck boards, screwed down

    Cedar deck boards, screwed down
  • Side cladding boards going in, note the option of door access to storage space.

    Side cladding boards going in, note the option of door access to storage space.
  • Balustrade, also made using Cedar.

    Balustrade, also made using Cedar.
  • Completed deck

    Completed deck
  • A great addition to the house.

    A great addition to the house.