Decking St Albans | Harpenden

Decking St Albans

Fertile Ground Garden Design and Landscaping.  Decking St Albans, Harpenden, Hertfordshire and North London.

Decking finishes include:


  • Softwood decking boards (smooth or grooved).
  • Balua hardwood decking boards (smooth or grooved).
  • Millboard composiste decking boards.

QDeck is used in the construction of our softwood decks.   Due to its long lasting protection, QDeck comes with a 15 year warranty against fungal decay.

Decking St Albans | Harpenden |top design tips

Our decking design tips for decking St Albans:

Decking St Albans | use a contemporary balustrade

Decking St Albans

Timber Balustrades not only look great, they also add safety to your Decking.  Define your decking area by using a balustrade.  Create an area for entertaining, while giving your decking a contemporary look.  Your choice of ballustrade finishes for example include contemporary: glass, stainless steel wire or slatted fencing. While a solid timber balustrade with give you a traditional feel.

Decking St Albans | Harpenden | create an ‘outdoor room’

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Maybe consider enclosing a decking area with a wall.  As a result, you can create an intimate outdoor space for entertaining.  Maybe choose your materials so that they link with your  gardens style.  Painted rendered block walls (contemporary), sleeper retaining walls (Natural & traditional) and  natural hedging (soft & natural: copper beech hedging , Yew hedging).

Decking St Albans |add mood garden lighting

Decking St Albans

Entertain well into the night by adding mood lighting.  At the present time, lighting effects include: recessed LED decking lights, coloured LED strips and LED uplighters.  Control your garden lighting by installing a  Wisebox.  A  Fitting a wisebox enables your garden lighting to be configured into discreet zones, controlled by a key pad.

Decking Harpenden | millboard & composite decking

May be consider installing a Millboard Deck.  Compostite decking boards have come a long way in recent years.  Millboard is a premier product, at the present time available in a variety of  naturral styles and finishes.

Composite decking gives you the look and feel of natural timber, while removing the need for time consuming maintenance.  Millboard has great anti-slip properties. Due to its composition, won’t rot or equally warp over time!  Millboard decking is fixed to a durable base from underneath, therefore removing the need for unsightly screws.

Date: September 18, 2017