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Doing your research before embarking on your project ensures your costs are minimal, no money is wasted and you are maximising the space of your garden. Having a consistent theme for your garden will help the flow of your garden. While a minimalist aesthetic may seem tempting, having too much clutter can make your garden […]

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  You may be thinking, is composite decking really worth the extra money? Although the overall price may be significantly more when compared with the likes of timber, composite decking outperforms timber in every single way and will also save you time and money in the future. Rather than seeing your new composite decking project as “money spent” you should instead view it as “money invested.” Composite decking will not only add […]

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If you are a homeowner with a smaller garden that wants to utilise your space to its full potential then this is the article for you. Sometimes when researching how to enhance your garden it can become overwhelming if you don’t have a huge space to work with. However, this does not mean you can’t […]

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If you are considering adding decking to your sloping garden or just wondering what ways you can enhance your sloped landscape, you may be concerned about the limited options available. A sloped garden may be a challenge when building a new outdoor feature given that the installation process is not as straightforward in contrast with […]

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The most important aspect of your decking project is the planning process. Planning your decking prior to investing and installation is imperative to ensure you are prepared and have the correct materials and equipment to successfully and accurately complete your project. An accurately fitted decking is essential to make sure your decking will achieve its […]

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Your composite decking is a brilliant space to relax with your friends and family. Given that you have spent a considerable amount of money on your new beautiful composite decking, you are going to want to keep it looking its best. Of course, even when taking extra care accidents can still occur, especially if you use your […]

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If you are looking for a way to enhance your exterior space with composite decking and want to stand out from the crowd, then it may be fun and lovely to build a curved decking. Curved decking is beautifully unique and will provide a more contemporary feel to your space in comparison to standard decking. […]

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Adding a pergola to your decking space is a great way to utilise your outdoor living space year round. There are many varieties to choose from, such as an open slat pergola, a closed pergola or one that can be both opened and closed. Adding a pergola will not only bring you shade and shelter […]

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If you’re considering installing new decking boards, you’re probably weighing up your choice of what materials to use. Timber and composite are often pitted against each other as people weigh the pros and cons of each. Timber is known for being more budget-friendly but has a reputation for lacking durability and longevity compared to composite. […]

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One of the many attributes of composite decking is its strength and durability. Created as a superior alternative to wooden decking, it is unlikely that your composite decking will experience cracking when installed and maintained accurately. However, in some rare instances, cracking may occur due to being placed under immense weight and pressure, inaccurate cleaning […]

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If you are bored with your old concrete paving, you may be wondering about the alternate options available on the market. There are many different paving materials to choose from and finding out the best suited to you can be an overwhelming task. In order to help make the decision-making process a little easier, we […]

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Wood decking is one of the most popular materials to use when building your outdoor area. It has many benefits ranging from this being a natural product as this is made from 100% timber and many homeowners prefer this due to its natural aesthetics. Many alternatives can look too synthetic due to the material these […]

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When you are looking into purchasing composite decking for your exterior space, you will want to compare the different suppliers available to discover all the boards on the market to choose from and prioritise the aspects most important to you. Whether your main priority within your decking project is cost, aesthetic or quality, you will […]

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Homeowners who have installed wooden decking are familiar with the maintenance and the requirements, such as sealing their deck. The reason wood decking should be sealed is due to water absorption. Moisture and fungi play a key role in the rotting and decaying of wooden decking. Sealing the deck is one of the best ways […]

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One of the benefits of composite decking is that the boards are available in various colours and designs.  If you are considering purchasing composite decking, you may be undecided on which colour to go for. Due to composite decking’s resilience and durability, it has an extensive lifespan and will last for decades when maintained accurately. […]

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Rat infestation is a problem if you have composite decking in your garden. They can destroy your flowers or the fruits in your garden. Or, they can use your composite decking as a hideout when moving from their holes to their food source. If you notice rats under your composite decking, there is no need […]

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A common misconception amongst homeowners is that composite decking attracts rats. The composite material itself does not attract rats, however, a raised decking that has space underneath can create an area that rats can reside in. Decking situated on the ground will not have this issue but that does not mean that all raised decking […]

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What is a joist? A joist is a horizontal structural component used in framing to span an area. When used in a floor framing system, it provides security and support. What material can I use for joists? There are several materials that you can utilise to build the joists for your decking substructure. The first […]

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If you are installing composite decking in your garden or exterior space, you may be wondering if you can install your decking directly on top of your existing concrete paving in order to save time and money. The answer is yes, you can build composite decking on top of your concrete paving. However, you will […]

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Installing composite decking in your garden can significantly increase your home’s value. When it comes to outdoor flooring, there are various decking materials to choose from, with composite and wood decking being the most popular. Despite the many features, advantages and benefits of composite decking over wood, the main concern among homeowners revolves around the […]

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At Composite Warehouse we understand the importance of having your space look its best so you can feel your best in it. Although high-quality composite decking is sure to greatly enhance your garden’s aesthetic, you may also want to know the different ways you can decorate your decking to reach its full potential. There are […]

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Although composite decking will not fade as much as timber, it will still lose some colour over time in UV exposure. Composite decking is composed of 60% recycled plastic, 30% timber and 10% bonding agents to bring the whole material together. It is a brilliant alternative to traditional timber decking as it has better durability, […]

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Composite decking has many advantages when compared to other outdoor flooring materials. One of the key benefits is that these boards have slip-resistant properties however, composite decking is not slip-proof. Good quality decking boards, like ours here at Composite Warehouse, have been manufactured to the highest standards and specially developed to include anti-slip properties. Even […]

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When building a new composite deck, you will be considering numerous designs before making a final decision. You have the option of building an elevated deck or constructing ground-level decking. Ground-level decks are typically lower in terms of cost when compared with elevated decks. On the other hand, elevated decks require more materials, and the […]

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When researching how to improve your exterior space, you may come across the addition of a firepit in your garden. This of course is a beautiful feature to have in your outdoor area and will ensure you can utilise your garden day and night no matter the temperature. However, there are some important factors to […]

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Many build stairs/steps on their decking to enhance space and enable easy access around their space. The process of installing stairs can be completed yourself if you are someone who completes DIY projects or by a professional. In order to complete this task, you will need to know the height of the decking from the […]

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Adding shade to your composite decking brings numerous benefits that enhance both the comfort and longevity of your outdoor space. By incorporating shade over your composite decking, you not only improve its durability and longevity but also create a more inviting and versatile outdoor living area. It’s an investment that adds functionality, comfort, and aesthetic […]

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Composite decking is a durable and resilient product to add to your garden; however, your decking’s strength actually comes from the subframe below. Your composite decking requires a foundation, to provide it with stability and the strength to withstand footfall. If you are deciding whether or not to add composite decking to your garden, you […]

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Composite decking will give you lots of benefits when they are installed in your house. One of the benefits you will derive from installing composite decking is that they last longer than wood decking. This would be beneficial if you have installed wood decking on your lawn. You want to change the decks to composite […]

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Joists are used to create a subframe of your composite decking, slightly raise the decking boards off the ground and ensure a flush finished project. Joists are required to install composite decking, as these are what give your decking its strength and stability. Joists are joined together in a grid-like formation that your decking boards […]

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One interesting thing about composite decking is that it is easy for DIYs to install it by themselves.  This means that if you are an intermedium DIYer and have the right tools, you can install your composite decking yourself. There are two ways to lay the composite decking on grass.  The first way of building your composite […]

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Composite decking expansion gaps are a crucial aspect of the installation process, playing a key role in the long-term performance and durability of your composite decking. These gaps are spaces left between boards during installation, allowing for natural expansion and contraction of the material due to temperature changes and moisture fluctuations. One of the primary […]

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If you have been utilising your timber patio for some time and the wood deck is old and worn out, you can replace it with composite decking. This process is easier than many house owners think, and this article will touch on it.  Composite decking offers a better decking option than wood decking because it […]

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Composite decking is available in many colours and wood grain patterns to choose from. The main difference is either a capped or uncapped composite decking board. Capped Composite Decking As the name suggests, capped composite decking is capped or covered with a protective layer around the entire composite decking board. The key benefits of capped […]

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A composite decking enhances the landscape of your yard and gives your garden or lawn a good look. Composite decking is fantastic, and it is better than that of other decks. This makes it to be widely used by homeowners to deck their outdoor space.  The methods of building decking in our time have changed […]

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If you are unfamiliar with composite decking and wondering whether or not you can screw into your composite decking then don’t worry as this article will help you. Of course, the last thing you want after investing in your decking is to damage it or install it incorrectly which will not only end up costing […]

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Although unnecessary and not usually recommended, yes, you can paint composite decking. As composite is manufactured with synthetic plastic fibres in its production, it is not required to paint or seal your composite decking in order to retain its appearance or longevity. Composite decking comes in various colours and textures; thus, you can choose the […]

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