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How much is Composite Decking vs Wood?

How much is Composite Decking vs Wood?

We are often asked if composite decking is really worth the extra cost? There's no hiding from the fact that the initial installation will cost more - WPC boards are more expensive to buy than timber. But is that the whole story? We took a look at the REAL costs involved. 

How to Install Direct Decking's Composite Decking Boards

How to Install Direct Decking's Composite Decking Boards

Now comes the fun part! With a well-built base and the right tools (and favourable weather) your new deck could...

Why 'Wood' You?

Why 'Wood' You?

A tongue-in-cheek look at timber vs composite decking maintenance.

Hot Tips for Hot Tub Decks

Hot Tips for Hot Tub Decks

Make sure your hot tub has the right support below your deck.

Baby it's Cold Outside!

Baby it's Cold Outside!

Find out how to get the most from your deck all year round.

Why Choose Composite Decking?

Why Choose Composite Decking?

Why so many people opt for composite decking over timber equivalents.

Caring for your Composite Decking

Caring for your Composite Decking

How to deal with spills and scratches

How to Build a Base for your Decking

How to Build a Base for your Decking

Make sure you build the right base for your deck design...

Planning Your Deck

Planning Your Deck

A few things to consider when planning you new decking...