There’s nothing quite like the warm appeal of a timber deck. It’s a classic Australian style that evokes memories of your own childhood while transforming your home into a desirable lifestyle property.
A timber deck:
- Adds stunning visual appeal to your entranceway, entertainment area or pool surround
- Feels great underfoot
- Creates a flowing indoor-outdoor lifestyle and a sense of an outdoor room.
FAQs about timber decking
There are many Australian hardwood timbers that make a great deck, including ironbark, jarrah, blackbutt, merbau and spotted gum. They each have different pros and cons so the right choice depends on the location of your deck, how much traffic or wetness it’ll experience and what kind of look you’re after.
It depends what you choose. Generally speaking composite decking is more expensive than wood but it does have other advantages that you may consider worth the expense.
Yes, it does. A stylish timber deck graces your home and adds value to your property and your family life.
Absolutely. Softwood is prone to rotting and unsuitable for use in a deck.
Yes. Decking enhances your space and boosts the value of your home. It also boosts your quality of life. It’s a joy to entertain guests in such a beautiful space and it encourages your family to spend more time outside.
Decades if it’s properly installed and cared for.
Beyond a regular sweep, your timber deck will need more deliberate maintenance and treatment every 12 months or so. We’ll show you how to do this or you can ask us back to do it for you.