Architects and builders often ask us for deck installtion tips when installing and other hardwood decking on sleepers over concrete and rooftop decks. Adequate and properly designed decking over concrete using recycled plastic lumber sleepers drainage means that the concrete slab (or roof
If there are low spots in the concrete where pools of water form, use a self-levelling compound to level the concrete. You will need to install treated battens to fix the decking to. It is important that the battens are level and flat. You may have to use shims to accomplish this. It's best to lay PVC spacers under
Can I install Veranda Decking over a concrete patio? Yes. For best results, use 2x6's standing vertical on edge as support joists over the concrete, and then fasten the decking to the support joists. Be sure to allow a 1 4" gap between the long edges of the deck boards.
Installing artificial grass onto concrete, decking and other solid surfaces is very easy, read our post for simple instructions. paving slabs, patio tiles or decking planks. Anything larger than about half an inch risks causing sagging as the artificial grass is laid across it, particularly over time under footfall.
These tiles are made specifically for installations directly over a flat surface such as concretes pads or balconies. With Advantage Deck Tiles you can give your outdoor living space a new look in just under a day at a fraction of the cost of building a new deck. Watch this video to see how easy it is to install