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An exciting new timber product is on the high seas, destination UK

Thursday, March 8, 2018

New and exclusive to Glenalmond Timber, the first shipments of an amazing product is on its way from New Zealand. Laminated cladding and large beams created from Abodo's thermally modified New Zealand plantation timber. read more

Deckbuilders – racing ahead in decking design & build

Thursday, February 15, 2018

This is the story of how Deckbuilders, established in 2003, became a highly capable decking company. It starts with Jason Wakley - a man who was destined for a successful career as a racing jockey, enthusiastically following the family tradition. So how did he end up owning and running a busy decking design and installation company in Worcestershire? read more

First CladMark accredited installers in place

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

This is about exemplary standards of workmanship and project management awarded the TDCA quality assessed CladMark accolade. read more

Found a good decking builder? Are you sure?

Monday, August 14, 2017

Choosing a DeckMark accredited decking installer takes the worry out of selecting the right company to work with. read more

Smart APP from TDCA helps deck builders estimate material requirements

Monday, July 3, 2017

The Timber Decking and Cladding Association decking calculator APP has been developed to provide deck builders with a very quick and simple means of quantifying the materials needed to produce a deck. read more

Top tips for dream decks

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Richard Burbidge design experts outline their top tips for timber decks read more

Bond Timber first to achieve DeckMark Plus accreditation via new Benchmark route

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

TDCA member, Bond Timber is the very first business to achieve DeckMark Plus accreditation under a new category that focuses on preservative treated softwood decking that already holds Benchmark certification. read more

TDCA – adding value to timber construction since 1998

Monday, February 20, 2017

Now in its eighteenth year, the Timber Decking and Cladding Association (TDCA) continues to work hard for the timber industry as a whole. With timber decking instrumental to garden design and landscaping, this market can gain a great deal from what it offers. read more

How timber decking can help deliver sustainable drainage

Thursday, February 16, 2017

See how, as a voided surface, decking can play a valuable role in helping to better manage rainwater. read more

Grooved deck boards or smooth deck boards - which are best?

Thursday, October 13, 2016

It’s a question we are asked regularly; which are best grooved or smooth deck boards?  The answer may be easier ... read more