Blog — Timber

Which Type of Wood is Best for Timber Decking?

Which Type of Wood is Best for Timber Decking?

While pressure treated softwood is the most common option for decking there are alternatives on the market, which may be better for your project.

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Should I Use Composite Decking in My Garden?

Should I Use Composite Decking in My Garden?

When researching how to best deck your outdoor space, you are left with two choices: composite or timber decking. But what is the difference and which is the best option for a safe and cost effective finish? Mike Nicholson, Managing Director of Gripsure takes a look at the options.

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Gripsure Performance Warranty and Strength Graded Decking

Gripsure Performance Warranty and Strength Graded Decking

The world of decking can be confusing with a myriad of different terms and warranties making choosing the best product for your hard work. In this blog we will outline some of the crucial elements to consider when looking at new decking such as performance, slip resistance and graded timber.   

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Timber Treatments

Timber Treatments

Most softwood timber products should be supplied pressure treated to give the product the longest possible ‘in service’ life, but what is pressure treatment? This blog will introduce the basics of pressure treatment and help you pick the right treatment for your project.

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