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Composite Decking Installation Case in the UK

December 01, 2021

Composite decking is a versatile and practical building material that is very versatile. You can use composite decking materials as your building material to start renovating and remodeling your home. Composite deck materials can be made into different shapes of buildings and products. Here are some examples of COOWIN composite decking installations in the UK. COOWIN has extensive installation experience and is able to provide quality and attentive service around the world.

Whether you choose to sell your home or live in it for the long term, adding an outdoor deck to your home is well worth the effort. A garden deck can improve your home and outdoor space, making it more durable and beautiful. Plus more importantly, an outdoor deck can add value to your home. It is important to note, however, that the value a deck adds depends on many factors, such as materials, size, and deck design. Generally, outdoor space can add 5-10% to the value of your home.

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Cost of installing composite decking

Do you want to know how much it will cost when planning a composite decking project? Considering the cost of your outdoor deck and the size of the space you expect, you need to determine the type of decking you need to use based on your needs. This will determine the average cost of installation for your outdoor space and the amount of space needed.

When calculating the cost of composite decking, you need to first calculate the amount of space you need to renovate. There are three other important factors to take into account when calculating the cost.

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Materials: Before you can calculate the cost of composite decking boards. You need to determine the composite decking materials you will use for your remodel. different materials have different prices, and high-quality materials will cost more. You will also need to consider the cost of other items such as starter clips, joists, and framing materials.

Labor costs: If you plan to install the deck yourself, you will be able to significantly reduce your labor costs. It is important to note, however, that installing it yourself will take more of your time. Professional installers and construction companies can be expensive to install but are able to reduce your installation time.

Maintenance: Composite decking boards have very low maintenance costs. Compared to traditional wood decking, composite decks cost little to no money to maintain afterward. And COOWIN composite decking offers a longer warranty and after-sales service, giving you more peace of mind. All you need to do is clean your composite decking regularly with warm soapy water and a deck brush, and that’s all the maintenance you need.

Cost of building a deck to size

Some data suggest that the average cost of an outdoor space is $1700. Of course, this price will go down or up depending on how much space you need. It depends on the composite decking materials you choose, the style of construction, and other factors. In general, it costs $900-$2900 to build a 15-square-meter deck. 30 square meter composite deck boards cost $1300-$5200.

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Labor cost and time cost

If you choose a professional installer or construction company to install your deck, expect to pay $300 per day. This may vary depending on the location of your home and the complexity of the installation and construction. But typically a professional installer is able to complete a small deck of about 15 square meters in one day.

For some more complex jobs and decks, it may take 2-3 days, which will add to your labor cost. If something goes wrong during the installation process, the cost required may be even higher. So look for more installers to get quotes. Installers are able to give approximate installation costs before the project starts.

Composite decking can be installed and cut to the shape you need. The easy-to-install and durable composite decking is ideal for your home renovation and remodeling needs. You can also choose from a variety of different styles of composite deck boards to match the style of your home. Composite decking can also be customized with a number of interesting patterns to give you a more unique outdoor space. All in all, composite decking has a wide range of applications and you can use your imagination to create all kinds of buildings.

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Galen Content Writer
Galen is a content creator and decorator with five years of experience designing home decor. In his daily life, Galen is constantly on the lookout for the latest, great examples of house design and further optimizes his solutions. Additionally, he writes articles related to outdoor design, interior design, and architectural decorating materials to help brands build more engaging relationships with their audiences.
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