Composite Decking

Alright, let’s dive straight into the world of composite decking. It’s like timber decking’s cooler, more durable cousin. We’re talking about those decking boards made from a mix of wood fibres and recycled plastics – yes, we’re doing our bit for the environment while making your backyard shine.

Benefits of Composite Decking

Composite timber decking requires minimal maintenance, making it a hassle-free option for homeowners. Its durability and resistance to fading and stains ensure a long-lasting and attractive outdoor space.

Low Maintenance

Oh, the joy of decking boards Canberra. We’re talking about the kind that doesn’t ask for much. No more Saturdays spent sanding or staining. Instead, imagine kicking back with a cold one and admiring your work (or, should we say, our work).

These boards pretty much take care of themselves. A quick sweep here and there, maybe a splash of water if they’re feeling a bit dusty; that’s all it takes to keep them looking sharp.

Durability and Longevity

Moving from the ease of upkeep, let’s chat about how tough these decks really are. Our composite decking doesn’t just resist stains and fade; it laughs in the face of wear and tear too.

We’re talking years—no, decades—of looking brand-spanking-new with minimal effort. Imagine hosting barbies, watching the kids play, or simply enjoying a quiet cuppa out on your deck without worrying about it getting roughed up.

A deck in Richardson made of composite decking boards with a table and chairs

Environmentally Friendly

So, let’s talk about being friends with the environment, shall we? Our composite decking gets a big green thumbs up because it’s made from recycled materials. Yes, you heard that right – we’re turning old plastic and wood fibres into something beautiful for your backyard.

It’s like giving the planet a hug every time you choose our decking. And who doesn’t love a good hug?

Fade and Stain Resistance

Composite decking really shines when it comes to fade and stain resistance. Picture this: a lovely summer BBQ, sauces and drinks everywhere, but no stress about stains. That’s right, our decking takes it all in stride.

We’ve all seen those decks that turn a sad shade of grey after a few seasons in the sun. Not ours! Our materials are built tough to keep their colour year after year. Say goodbye to fading dreams and hello to vibrant outdoor living.

Moving on, let’s dive into the nitty-gritty of what we offer with our composite decking products.

Our Composite Decking Products

Check out our range of composite decking products, including co-extrusion decking, BAL 29 rated options, various colours and styles, and a selection of decking addons! Learn more about how we can enhance your outdoor space.

Co-Extrusion Decking

So, let’s dive into the world of co-extrusion decking. Think of it as a superhero among decks. This is not your run-of-the-mill garden variety decking. Oh no, this one comes with an extra layer of protection! It’s like giving your plastic deck an invisible shield, making it tougher against the elements and everyday wear and tear.

We’re talking less maintenance for you (who doesn’t love that?), and more time to enjoy those laid-back barbies with mates.

A picturesque walkway built with composite decking boards in Richardson

Bush Fire Attack Level (BAL) 29 Rated

Living in Australia, we’re no strangers to bushfires. That’s why our Bush Fire Attack Level 29 composite timber decking is a game-changer. It’s made for high-risk fire areas. This means it can stand up to the heat better than your average deck.

We take safety seriously, so we’ve made sure this BAL 29 decking meets all the requirements. It gives you peace of mind, knowing your outdoor space is safer during bushfire season.

Our BAL 29 composite decking not only keeps you safer but also looks great while doing it. It merges top-notch safety standards with style, ensuring your backyard stays chic and hazard-free.

Decking Colours and Styles

Futurewood offers a variety of composite decking options, perfect for those desiring a traditional timber look or a modern style. Our range includes both single and co-extrusion models, available in up to 13 standard colours and custom shades. Explore finishes with our Colour Explorer tool to visualise your choice. With Futurewood’s flexible decking, creating a personalised deck that matches your home’s aesthetic is easy.

Decking Addons

Richardson offers a wide selection of deck installation accessories, including a variety of clips like initial, final, and standard decking clips with robust, blackened screws. We also feature unique self-drilling locking clips for metal surfaces and breaker board clips. For deck upkeep, our exclusive Composite Timber Cleaner, designed to protect and prolong your deck’s life, is available in both 1-litre and 4-litre bottles, helping keep your deck looking great for years to come.

Why Choose Futurewood

Why Choose Futurewood? Our products are high-quality and reliable. We’re committed to sustainability in every aspect of our business.

Image of a floor in Richardson featuring composite decking boards

Our Products are High-Quality and Reliable

We take pride in offering high-quality and reliable composite decking products. Our materials undergo rigorous testing to ensure they meet the highest standards for durability, longevity, and performance.

Our commitment to quality extends beyond just the materials themselves; we also offer excellent customer service and support throughout your decking project. From helping you choose the right product for your needs to providing guidance on installation and maintenance, we are here every step of the way to ensure your satisfaction with our high-quality composite decking solutions.

Australian Ownership

Transitioning from our commitment to quality, let’s talk about Australian ownership. We take pride in being an Australian-owned company, with a deep-rooted connection to the local communities and environment.

This means that when you choose Futurewood, you’re not only investing in top-notch composite decking products but also supporting the local economy and businesses. Our dedication to maintaining Australian ownership reflects our commitment to providing reliable and trustworthy products while contributing positively to the growth of our home country.

Commitment to Sustainability

We’re dedicated to sustainability. Our composite decking is made from recycled materials, reducing waste and environmental impact. We prioritise eco-friendly manufacturing processes, ensuring that our products are both durable and green.

By choosing Futurewood, you’re not just getting quality decking – you’re also supporting a commitment to preserving the environment for future generations.

Decking Calculator

The Instant Estimate Decking Cost Calculator is a streamlined online resource for quick decking estimates. Input your space measurements, select from various materials and designs, and click ‘Calculate’ for immediate material and cost calculations. Our instant estimate tool supports customisation, ensuring precise, professional project planning. Accessible 24/7, it enhances efficiency in decking project preparation.

Image of balcony overlooking beach made with composite deck boards in Richardson

Interesting Facts About Richardson – ACT 2905

Richardson, situated in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT), is a serene, family-oriented suburb in the Tuggeranong district. It offers a mix of residential areas and green spaces, maintaining a community feel while providing easy access to Canberra’s broader amenities. 

Map of Richardson ACT

Richardson Statistics

Coordinates: 35°25′34″S 149°06′54″E

Population: 3,058 (2021 census)

• Density 1,390/km2 (3,600/sq mi)

Established: 1981

Gazetted: 5 May 1975

Postcode: 2905

Area: 2.2 km2 (0.8 sq mi)

District: Tuggeranong

Territory Electorate: Brindabella

Federal Division: Bean

Contact Futurewood

Thinking about upgrading your outdoor space? Futurewood offers high-quality composite decking that’s durable, low maintenance, and eco-friendly. Our products are Australian-owned and built to last.

Get in touch with us today to transform your outdoor living experience.