In the United Kingdom, we seem to be getting better and better summers each year and warmer weather throughout the year as well. This allows us to spend more time in the garden having barbeques, enjoying cool drinks with our friends and family and generally, just chilling out. However, for many of us, we don’t have a designated place to entertain our guests. This is where some decking comes in and it creates the perfect outdoor space that is both affordable and long lasting.
Wood has always been the go-to material when it comes to installing decking, but recently, composite decking in Barnsley has taken over. It is durable, looks great and is easy to take care of. Here are some of the many benefits of composite decking.
- As mentioned, it is incredibly strong and it stands up well to the glare of the sun and the constant soaking by the rain. It resists mould and it doesn’t rot like wood does after a number of years.
- It comes in wood grain patterns and a number of colours to suit all tastes and pockets. It looks and feels natural and comes with additions like rails, steps and gates. Get some outdoor furniture in there and you can customise the whole area.
- For the eco-friendly types, it is completely sustainable as the decking is manufactured by using recycled content like wood scraps and plastic. It really does reduce your carbon footprint.
There is very little maintenance involved and a quick wash with some soapy water will have it looking as good as new again.