how do i lay decking

An existing patio or concrete base can be used as a solid foundation for your deck. Start by measuring and marking out your decking area. If laying the deck over lawn mark out the area then dig out to a depth of 50mm. Cover the ground with landscaping fabric and add gravel. For soft ground place ... 【Get Price】

Lay a deck fabric over the earth to prevent weeds growing up through the deck. You can peg the fabric or weigh it down with concrete or paving slabs. The framework for a deck should be laid onto concrete foundations rather than directly onto the soil. You can lay down concrete for this but it's easier to use concrete paving slabs. 【Get Price】

To begin laying the boards of your deck position the first board to the edge of the frame closest to your building. When positioning your next board you should leave a small gap for expansion during wet weather though not so large so as to create a large gap should your boards shrink. 3-5mm is normally ample width to allow for this ... 【Get Price】

Whether we’re talking about decking balustrades or our high performance composite convenience is the cornerstone of every Seven Trust product. Explore the six simple steps below to understand the basics. Then when you’re ready to dig into how to lay your garden decking refer to our Installation Guide. 【Get Price】