Timber Decks, Patios & Pergolas Installations & Maintenance in Cape Town & Pretoria
Topdecks Creative Timber Structures is a Carpentry based Company that pride itself in creating customized structures to serve our clients individual needs. Manufacturing and installation of wooden decks and custom timber structures from Timber decking, Wooden flooring, Composite decking, Balustrading, handrails, built in braais, Pergolas, Solid wood flooring, Jacuzzi sales and installtions, Splashpool sales and installations, Tiling, cladding, canvas awnings and many more entertainment solutions
About Wooden Decks
A wooden deck is a useful home improvement that adds beauty and value to your home. It offers a way to expand your living area into the outdoors. A deck is best described as a wooden platform, capable of supporting weight, typically constructed outdoors and often but not necessarily, connected to a building. Depending on its height it could be enclosed with wooden balustrades for safety.
Furthermore it provides a pleasing outdoor space for entertaining purposes. Blending your entertainment area with one of Mother Nature 's splendid products provides a seamless transition between indoor and outdoor living, especially in South Africa, where our year-round climate makes timber decks a commodity to be enjoyed during all seasons.
Not surprisingly good timber decking has become a popular addition to many South African homes; transforming bland spaces into practical and stylish outdoor amenities. Because timber is so versatile, practically any shape, size and colour is possible, which means you can design one to suit your individual taste or budget.
Decks can form part of your landscaping or be an alternative to patios by adding a romantic pergola. Pool surroundings can be revitalised by replacing worn-out paving with a new, spunky wooden deck.
What are the features of a professionally constructed wooden deck?
Whether considering a large elevated wooden deck or small intimate space for relaxing, hardwood decking timber provides a functional and practical solution, with a lifetime cost that is often less than many high maintenance softwood options. After intensive research into the best practices in deck construction we have adopted the following standards that all Top Decks comply with.
We use top quality hardwood
All decking screws are non-abrasive
Decking is treated on both sides
Special care is taken to seal end cuts on decking timber
Double joints are used where end cuts meet to prevent splitting of decking
We leave you with a deck that has 3 layers of surface treatment
A properly constructed deck frame is of utmost importance for a deck to last. Top Decks takes the following measures in constructing the deck frame
We only use CCA timber treated to a minimum hazard grading level 3
All end cuts of structural timbers are sealed with a product specifically designed for this purpose
All metal nails and fasteners are galvanised or of a non-abrasive material
All poles are planted in a way that allows water drainage
All pole tops are fitted with gang-nail tops to prevent splitting
Special care is taken to keep the deck structure as water-free (dry) as possible
We comply with engineering specifications pertaining to weight distribution in selecting and spacing of poles joists and bearers
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