Decking

Decking

Greand Timbers provide quality timber decking supplies for projects spanning countless configurations, building challenges and tricky locations. As Perth timber merchants, we really know our hardwood decking. We know what works and appreciate the challenges that may arise in construction and all timber DIY. Here to guide you in the right direction, Greand timbers will show you how to maximize space, get the most out of a view, navigate a sloping site and choose the right types of timber decking for your requirements.

If you’re daunted by the project, just ask us for the know-how. As independent timber merchants, we too have budgets in mind and offer wholesale timber prices along with the expertise and one-on-one service that sets Greand Timbers apart.

Deck profiles include square edged (plain), pencil round edges and reeded faced (ribbed). With less likelihood of splintering at the edges, a pencil rounded finish delivers a softer look than that of square edged lengths. If you’re after grip and increased slip resistance for your deck, reeded facing is your answer.

Greand supplies square-edged, pencil round and reeded in both 85mm or 130mm width decking boards -all sized to minimize the likelihood of cupping and twisting while still allowing easy water run-off.

There’s nothing quite as beautiful or satisfying as walking onto your newly installed jarrah deck. The superior qualities of jarrah make it the perfect decking material for WA’s climate. Highly resistant to weather, rot, termites and borers, jarrah timber decking is also fire resistant. This native dense hardwood has the ability to outlast most other external structures, making jarrah timber decking an ideal choice whether building an outdoor living area, renovating or for commercial use.

The rich mahogany tones of jarrah timber work beautifully coupled with the natural gum veins present in the wood, enhancing each deck with unique character. Care should be taken with installation, however, as with exposure to high moisture areas the gum pockets could open over time becoming problematic. When left untreated and exposed to harsh sun, jarrah timber’s deep red colour fades to grey- giving the deck a rustic aged appeal. Reviving the original colour of the jarrah is easily done with sanding and applying a protective coating or varnish.

Greand Timbers supply square-edged, pencil round or reeded decking in both 85mm or 130mm width decking board. Ready to hit the deck? Call Greand Timbers on 0408 921 089 for any advice on your timber decking project.

New Guinea Teak is a popular timber used in decking, known for its hard-wearing durability and exceptional working properties. New Guinea teak wood, also referred to as Vitex from its scientific name Vitex Cofassus, is sourced from the South West Pacific region; mainly Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands.

This dense hardwood is olive-grey to medium brown in colour with a distinct ribbon pattern. New Guinea Teak is a naturally oily timber, displaying a slight sheen, can be greasy to the touch and has a leathery odor when freshly sawn.

Fine and even in texture, New Guinea Teak’s appearance is varied having either an interlocked or straight grain. Borer resistant with an above-ground life expectancy of up to 40 years, New Guinea Teak seasons slowly with very little degrading. Works and sands to a smooth finish, New Guinea Teak is ideal for hardwood timber decking and easily accepts stains, gloss, wax, paint and varnish – with stunning results.

Greand Timbers supply square-edged, pencil round or reeded decking in both 85mm or 130mm width decking board. Ready to hit the deck? Call Greand Timbers on 0408 921 089 for timber prices or any advice on your timber decking project.

Blackbutt decking truly packs a punch in versatility. In the world of timber decking, with countless designs, sizes, styles and treatments to choose from - blackbutt decking makes your selection easy. Due to blackbutt timber’s fair tones, the product allows for a greater choice of colour in finishes, stains, glosses and oils. Perfect as decking timber for renovations or colour-matching with preexisting timber frame and wood floors of other species, blackbutt’s ‘blank canvas’ appearance allows it to blend seamlessly with the appropriate treatment applied.

Handy at adapting easily into your living space, blackbutt timber lengths in their just-sanded state are a standalone beauty of subtle details, buttery glow and inherent warmth. Plus, due to its high fire resistance, blackbutt timber is an ideal building material if your decking construction is in a bushfire prone area.

Greand Timbers supply square-edged, pencil round or reeded decking in both 85mm or 130mm width decking board. Ready to hit the deck? Call Greand Timbers now on 0408 921 089 for timber prices and any advice on your timber decking project.

Wood you believe… ?

Fire resistance prompted the tree’s common name of Blackbutt. After a bushfire, the tree’s buttress – or butt – is left blackened, hence the name Blackbutt.

 

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