Drives, paths and landscaping

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10.2.10Timber decking

Patios and decking shall be suitable for their purpose.

Timber decking, including support, should be naturally durable or treated with preservative to use Class 4 classification.

Decking that is more than 600mm above ground level should be:

  • in accordance with guidance published by the Timber Decking and Cladding Association (TDCA), or
  • designed by an engineer in accordance with Technical Requirement R5.