The TDCA is an independent, technical and advisory body for the timber decking and timber cladding industry. We provide advice, guidance and further training resources in addition to TCDA approved suppliers and installers.
Properly designed and constructed timber decking and cladding will provide a long and trouble free service life.
This website is a comprehensive resource of information about timber decking and timber cladding. It covers all you need to know in order to effectively design, choose materials, install and maintain timber decking or cladding. It exists to help you ensure your timber decking and cladding will perform to your expectations.
The supplier section provides details of reliable sources of materials and professional installation services many of whom are independently accredited by the TDCA.
The TDCA operates DeckMark and CladMark quality accreditation schemes to give you peace of mind that you are dealing with a reputable company.
Many of the publications are free to download to registered users.
Case studies and an image gallery serve to inspire you and act as reference information about the use of different types of materials.
Timber is a miracle of nature; a gift that is the world’s most utilised building material. Timber is a truly amazing, natural material. Every piece is unique. With inherent warmth and beauty, timber has the ability to soften and accentuate buildings and landscapes like no other material and offers a winning combination of versatility, economy and environmental credentials to any building project. By choosing timber you will be positively contributing to the environment.