Decking

The majority of our durable recycled timbers can be run into a decking profile of your choice. Profiles range from 60mm x 19mm through to 220mm x 40mm. Dependant on the timber species, we prefer to keep a width to thickness ratio of 5:1. This means that the boards will be resistant to cupping, which can be unsightly & may cause surface ponding after rain.

The table below may assist selecting a species for your new deck.

EssentialPreferredOptional
Full sun & rainJarrahBlackbuttIronbark
Spotted Gum
Tallowwood
Semi-protected
e.g. open covered verandah
Karri
Brush Box
JarrahBlackbutt
Ironbark
Spotted Gum
Mainly protected
e.g. occasional storm, mostly shaded
Blue Gum
Brush Box
KarriIronbark
Spotted Gum
Tallowwood
Blackbutt
Jarrah
Degree of ExposureNeed to maintain a water resistant coating

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