Summer is almost here and you know what that means, Decking Scotland … Yes hundreds flock to yell.com and try to find someone that will install their decking .
Trouble is that most of the time you end up getting a handy man / grass cutter embarking on your property with a hammer and nail bag without the first clue.
What are some things I should consider before starting with your decking scotland?
- Do i need consent? the Scottish government are on your side. Find out how
- Will i be able to sustain and preserve the nice fresh look?
- Can you make good practical use with decking installed?
- Will this increase the value of my home?
You will only need consent on a new deck if it is a certain size, meaning if it’s 30% larger than your over all garden space then you are best to check.
It is known as ‘permitted developments’
The trick to sustaining your decking is not staining it every year, this leads to flaking, which looks very shabby. What you need is Decking Scotland Oil this is the best way to preserve the wood
you can get it in many shades and styles from plain clear to oak…
When your decking is installed, you can accessories with garden furniture, chairs, patio heaters, some clients even go to the extent of waterproof speakers for that ultimate summer party.
A nice touch is also decking lights, they come in various colours, from white to pink.
The chances of decking increasing the value of your home are dependent on a few things, the first would be has it been installed professionally, Look and feel are a big deal. Check out our portfolio for a deck that certainly did increase the value on one of our clients homes. We took a trip by a year later and its still in the same condition as it was installed because we advised that it should be maintained with decking oil.