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Composite Decking

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Durability and Low Maintenence

One of the most significant benefits is its exceptional durability.

Made from a blend of wood fibres and plastics, composite decking is designed to withstand the elements much better than traditional wood.

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Aesthetic Appeal and Versatility

Composite decking comes in a wide variety of colors, textures, and finishes, mimicking the look of natural wood while offering enhanced aesthetic appeal.

This variety allows homeowners to choose a style that perfectly matches their home and landscape design.

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Eco-Friendly and Sustainable Option

Many homeowners are increasingly conscious of the environmental impact of their choices, and composite decking is a sustainable option.

Most composite materials are made from recycled plastics and wood fibers, which reduces the need for new timber and repurposes materials that would otherwise end up in landfills.

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Composite decking typically has a much longer lifespan than traditional wood decking. On average, quality composite decking can last anywhere from 25 to 30 years without the need for extensive maintenance. In contrast, traditional wood decks may require replacement or significant repairs within 10 to 15 years, depending on the wood type and maintenance. The longevity of composite decking is due to its resistance to rot, decay, and insect damage, which are common issues with wood decks.

Many potential deck owners are concerned about safety, especially in wet conditions. Composite decking is designed with safety in mind and often includes slip-resistant properties. The material’s composition and surface texture can provide better grip and reduce the risk of slipping compared to traditional wood, especially when wet. However, like any outdoor surface, caution should be exercised in wet conditions. Some brands offer specific ‘non-slip’ composite decking options for areas where safety is a primary concern, like around pools.

One of the appealing aspects of composite decking is its minimal maintenance requirements, including no need for painting or staining. The color and finish of composite decking are manufactured to last, resisting fading and staining over time. Therefore, painting or staining is generally not recommended or necessary. If you desire a different color or finish after some years, it’s important to check with the manufacturer’s guidelines as applying paint or stain can void warranties and may not adhere well to the composite material.

Initially, composite decking tends to be more expensive than traditional wood decking. However, considering the long-term expenses, composite decking can be more cost-effective. Wood decks require regular maintenance, including sanding, staining, and sealing, which adds up over time. Composite decking, on the other hand, requires minimal maintenance, saving money and effort in the long run. While the upfront cost is higher, the durability and lower maintenance requirements of composite decking make it a financially savvy choice over time.

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Getting this modern decking installed in your garden by professionals can offer several benefits, including:

    1. Enhanced Outdoor Living Space: Composite decking offers a versatile and attractive solution for enhancing your outdoor living area, perfect for dining, relaxing, and entertaining guests, with the added benefit of a modern and sophisticated look.

    2. Increased Property Value: Installing composite decking can significantly boost the appeal and value of your property, making it more enticing to potential buyers thanks to its contemporary appearance and durability.

    3. Improved Aesthetics: Composite decking enhances the aesthetics of your garden, blending seamlessly with the surrounding landscape while offering a variety of colors and finishes to create a cohesive and stylish outdoor environment.

    4. Low Maintenance: One of the major advantages of composite decking is its low maintenance requirements; it doesn’t need staining, sealing, or sanding, saving you time and money over the years.

    5. Long-lasting Durability: Composite decking is known for its durability, resisting fading, staining, scratching, and mold, ensuring a long-lasting and pristine outdoor space even under heavy foot traffic and harsh weather conditions.

    6. Personalized Design: With a range of colors, textures, and styles, composite decking can be customized to suit your specific taste and preferences, allowing for a unique and personal outdoor living area.

    7. Safe and Secure: Professionally installed composite decking is designed with safety in mind, often incorporating slip-resistant properties and built to meet safety standards and regulations, ensuring a stable and secure space for family and guests.

    8. Environmental Benefits: Composite decking is an eco-friendly choice, often made from recycled wood and plastic materials, reducing the impact on deforestation and offering a sustainable option for your garden that also helps in reducing soil erosion.


As composite decking has become more widespread we have delivered some great installs to numerous satisfied customers across Stowmarket, Needham Market, Ipswich, and the broader Suffolk and Norfolk regions.

We are already receiving a high volume of bookings for the upcoming Summer season. For those considering composite decking for their garden, contact us to schedule a consultation. Our team is dedicated to offering expert advice, prompt service, and competitive pricing, ensuring your garden is transformed into a beautiful and inviting outdoor space with our top-notch composite decking solutions.

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