outdoor composite decking with decking planter growing colourful flowers - deck planter ideas

Adding plants to your decking is a great way to brighten up your outdoor space. If you’re looking for inspiration on decorating your deck with plant life, you’re in the right place!

When it comes to deciding what plants you want growing on your deck, there are so many different options it can feel pretty overwhelming at times. To help you make a decision, we’ve put together a list of things to consider when deciding what to plant around your deck. More...

How far apart should decking joists be?

Decking can be a beautiful garden feature, as long as it’s installed properly. One term you’ll come across a lot is joist. But what is a joist, and how do you use them for decking?


garden room with composite decking

Another job well done from DeckPlus! We recently had the pleasure to install some of our stunning WeatherDek Aged Oak composite decking, and we think it turned out pretty great (if we do say so ourselves). Our WeatherDek Aged Oak composite decking is one of our most popular products, and it’s easy to see why – with such classic beauty, you’re guaranteed the perfect finish every time.  

For this project we collaborated with our sister company, SunSpaces – their Panorama garden room was the perfect match for these sleek and luxurious composite decking boards.


expensive composite decking

If you're on the look-out for a new deck for your outdoor space, you've probably come across the term 'composite decking' more than a few times. When you think about decking materials, it's normal for your mind to go straight to wooden, vinyl or aluminium decks. Composite decking is different as it is made from a blend of wood fibre, plastic, and binding agent. 

So, why is composite decking so expensive in comparison to other decking materials? In this blog, we'll outline why composite decking costs more, and why it's worth every penny!


modern composite decking

If you're looking to up your design game, modern composite decking is the perfect way to add a fresh and stylish appearance to your home. Composite decking has so many advantages, so we've put together this blog to show you what modern composite decking could do for your property.