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Decking existing patio

Postby wassa629 » Tue Sep 02, 2008 1:23 pm

I am thinking of putting some decking onto my existing patio, is there any advice out there on how to get started, i would greatly appreciate any help!
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Postby wabbitpoo » Tue Sep 09, 2008 2:35 pm

What specifically do you want to know?!

Its perfectly OK to deck over the patio, and if the latter is sound ad very solid you can use it to your advantage.
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Postby ian1979 » Tue Sep 30, 2008 8:03 am

Always be aware of you damp proof level if attaching to your house though and slope away from the house too (I think it is recommended 1:100 gradient).

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Postby ian1979 » Tue Sep 30, 2008 8:07 am

If you are in the North West I know a good supplier who will talk you through the process. Let me know if so and I'll pm details.
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