With so many options to suit outdoor spaces of any size and shape, discover the ways in which you can build a deck that perfectly suits you.
Think about what you’re going to be using it for, as well as what kind of design you want. It doesn’t need to be really complex to be a standout centrepiece in your garden.
Planning your project
Planning is key when it comes to your next decking project. Carefully plan your deck before starting, as this will limit cutting and wastage, and will help you to be accurate when ordering the materials you need. Use our decking guides, and start planning your project.
Prepping your space
Find our picks for the best ways to prep your outdoor space for installing a deck.Learn more
How to plan & lay a deck
Our guide to installing a single level deck with a timber frame and horizontal deck boards.Learn more
How to lay a raised deck
Our guide to installing a raised level deck with a timber frame and horizontal deck boards.Learn more
Discover everything you need to get the best results from your decking project.
Knowing what your options are before you get started is the best results from your project. It makes it easy to build your perfect deck, crafted to suit your space and budget.
Understand the differences between different types of decking and the ways in which they can be fitted. You can work out what’s going to work best for you and your garden.
Our advice on decking stains and light options tells you what you need to know about your aesthetic options. Not only can it help you transform how your deck looks, but you can also find out how to give it some much needed protection.Learn more