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How to use Composite Decking

How to use Composite Decking

Composite decking has emerged as a revolutionary solution for outdoor spaces, offering both durability and aesthetics. If you've recently invested in composite decking or are considering it, you're in for a treat. In this guide, we'll explore a number of creative uses for composite decking, from classic decked areas to innovative applications like outdoor pool trims. Whether you're drawn to the timeless charm of traditional designs or prefer the sleek allure of the modern look, these composite decking ideas are sure to inspire your outdoor oasis.

Supreme Light Grey composite decking installed by Diamond Driveways

1. Classic decked area

Let's start with the basics. Composite decking shines in its primary role – creating beautiful and functional decked areas. The versatility of colours and finishes allows you to craft a deck that complements your outdoor space. From warm natural tones to contemporary greys, composite decking ideas span a wide spectrum. Opting for a grey composite decking can lend your space a chic, modern vibe.

Rustic Stone Composite Decking Dining Area, Image by Jane Green

2. Outdoor dining haven

Transform your deck into an inviting outdoor dining area. Place a stylish dining set on your composite deck, creating a space perfect for al fresco meals and gatherings. Modern composite decking ideas often revolve around seamlessly integrating outdoor furniture to enhance comfort and aesthetics.

Image by @Lifeatsophs - Artificial plant wall by Select Living Group

3. Artificial plant walls

Get creative with your green spaces! Use composite decking boards vertically to create captivating garden walls or planters. This unique application not only adds a touch of greenery to your deck but also elevates the visual appeal of your outdoor area.

Poolside Glamour using Select Living Group Composite Decking

4. Poolside glamour

For a touch of luxury, consider using composite decking boards as trims for your outdoor pool. The water-resistant properties of composite decking make it an ideal choice for poolside applications. Enhance the area around your pool with a subtle border, using composite deck ideas that seamlessly blend style and function.

Outdoor bar using Select Living Group Composite and artificial plant wall Sherwood

5. Outdoor kitchen and bar

Elevate your outdoor entertainment game by incorporating an outdoor kitchen or bar on your composite deck. Create a stylish and functional space with built-in countertops made from composite decking boards. Not only is this practical, but it also adds a contemporary touch to your outdoor culinary adventures.

Diamond Driveways installed using Select Living Group Supreme Light Grey in garden

6. Pathways and walkways

Extend your deck's design to the surrounding garden by using composite decking to create pathways and walkways. Modern composite decking ideas include innovative patterns and designs, allowing you to craft visually appealing paths that connect different areas of your outdoor space.

Premium Teak Composite Decking by Select Living Group on a Rooftop retreat. Image by Mark Rundle

7. Rooftop retreats

For urban dwellers with limited garden space, consider transforming your rooftop into a serene retreat using composite decking. Lay down composite boards to create a comfortable and stylish rooftop oasis where you can relax and enjoy the view.

Premium Dark Grey composite decking by Select Living Group 

Integrating composite decking into your outdoor design isn't just a choice; it's an invitation to a world of limitless creativity. Imagine a space where traditional decked areas blend seamlessly with cutting-edge, innovative applications – all curated to match a myriad of tastes and preferences.

Whether you're drawn to the timeless allure of classic designs or crave the sleek sophistication of modern aesthetics, composite decking effortlessly adapts to your vision. Envision a patio exuding classic elegance, where every plank tells a story of tradition and warmth. Alternatively, picture a contemporary masterpiece, characterised by the clean lines and chic appeal of modern composite decking ideas.

Let your creativity run wild as you explore these inspiring ideas, transforming your deck into a true masterpiece of outdoor living. The canvas is yours; it's time to paint your outdoor dreams into reality! 

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