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decking and wood treatment against rot and insect attacks available from our online diy store. most diy stores these days have proprietary treatment products for decking and furniture and they are almost all derivatives of the following products. all can be used to treat and preserve the timber. the linseed oil is particularly good for
top tip: you can determine whether your deck needs to be sealed through a simple spot-test. spill a few drops of water onto the surface. if the droplets of water bead and remain on the surface, the deck is sufficiently sealed. if the water soaks into the deck boards and leaves a mark on the surface, it is too receptive to moisture and needs treatment.
the wickes pergola, joists and bearers range includes timber deck joists in various sizes, pergola cross beams and easy deck bearers.
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to give you an idea, the main frame for the 4.5m x 3.3m deck we built for this particular feature has 400mm gaps centres to take the decking boards. this took 48 linear metres of wood to build. we had to use 175mm x 50mm section timber to take the deck up to the interior floor height of the house.
a deck thats 30 inches or more off the ground is a candidate for under the deck storage. to use that space, youll need to answer a question: wet, or dry? wet storage doesnt have to be protected from the elements, which means youll be storing weatherproof items such as pvc pipe, plastic snow toys, garden hose, and kayaks.
so most use low-cost pressure treated wood or pallet boards to construct their backyard paradise. build this easy, inexpensive pallet wood deck. indianans liz and doug over at hoosier handmade pulled off a difficult feat: using pallets as deck boards. pallet wood works best when it is not used as a contact surface. along with the attractive
divide the area of your deck by the area covered by one pack to see how many packs to buy. work out how many posts and rails you need. if you're unsure ask for assistance in store, and make sure you bring your deck plan with you. top tip. don't burn your wood off-cuts as timber treated with preservatives can give off harmful fumes.
to protect the wood from rain and keep it dry, its a good idea to build a log store. attention points. the best material to use for a firewood store is treated pine or larch with fsc forest stewardship council approval. no further wood treatment is necessary, thanks to the environment-friendly impregnation method.
the best way to clean your timber decking if youve recently had fitted or youre thinking of installing timber decking, then be prepared it will need a little care and attention from time to time in order to keep it looking its best.