Eastwood Timber stock many types
of boards and components: softwood, hardwood and
Eastwood Timber is a distributor
Richard Burbidge is renowned for its quality
timber products and innovative fixing methods,
ideally suited to the DIY enthusiast. Our decking
system is no exception.
By opting for a timber deck you will increase
the design options available to you. The wide
range of styles and options allow you to personalise
Decking is a wonderful way to extend your living
space, warm and soft to the touch the beauty of
wood will perfectly complement the changing seasons
of your garden.
Decking is extremely versatile and has a number
of advantages over other outdoor surfaces. Installation
is relatively simple - take a look at planning
Enhance your garden or home using the Richard
Burbidge decking system.
External balustrading really makes the difference
to your deck. Richard Burbidge are the market
leaders in balustrading systems and have developed
external products to suit all tastes.
Decorative Infil Panels
|Cross hatch decorative panel adds a distinctive
look to deck balustrading.
||Now you can have the sun on your deck every
day with this superb sunburst decorative infil
Whether you want a contemporary style of deck
or whether your taste is to have a deck that is
traditional in its look, Richard Burbidge has
a balustrading option for you.
You can achieve a number of different looks with
the new range from Richard Burbidge. This page
shows you some different ways of fixing. Don't
be afraid to experiment. You can fix some spindles
side on rather than face on to achieve a different
look, this is especially effective with the wave
Decorative panels may be used as an alternative
to balustrade or as a feature within balustrading.
Available in two designs the panels are designed
to fit into the balustrading rail.
As an alternative Richard Burbidge offer a range
of cedar balustrading. These are produced from
clear grade, kiln dried cedar and sanded to a
fine finish ready to accept stain or water repellent,
1. European balustrading - baluster
can also be used with turn newels.
2. Round System - round newel,
spindle & rail
3. Quarter circle spindle set
in butterfly style
4. Large & small wavy spindle
5. Quarter circle spindle set
6. American balustrading - simple
7. Wave rail with american baluster
8. Colonial balustrading - traditionally
turned newels and spindles
9. Small wavy spindle attached
on edge to create a bowing effect
Versatile & Durable
The Richard Burbidge Decking system lets you
decide where you locate your deck, what shape
it will be - raised, stepped or balustraded. The
choice is yours and limited only by your imagination.
The versitality of decking allows you to use
it over a number of different surfaces to achieve
a good looking landscape, decking on steep slopes
offers a practical solution that other methods
can't achieve. You can even add to your deck in
the future without too much difficulty.
Deckboards may be either smooth or grooved the
choice is down to personal taste. Whatever the
design all Richard Burbidge external timber is
pressure treated with CCA and water repellent
which protects the timber against decay, insect
attack and the weather.
Remember, cut deckboards must be treated
with an end seal in order to protect against the
elements. For best results, use Richard Burbidge
End Seal on your cut board ends.
To enhance your deck even more, Deckboards can
be stained using one of a number of products currently
on the market.
is constructed by fixing a series of boards to
supporting joists which themselves are supported
on the ground by posts or flags. The deck should
allow for airflow through and around the construction.
is a complete decking system, manufactured by
a British company with over 160 years experience
in the timber trade, and an established reputation
for industry knowledge, product quality and service.
Top Left: Arbordeck
combined with pergola.
Top Right: A deck makes an ideal
Bottom left: Arbordeck can be
used as an attractive edging feature to lawns
or paved areas and can be used to form pathways
in its own right.
Bottom Right: Arbordeck used
to enhance a water feature.
The new concept in DIY deck construction
designed for people short on time or DIY experience.
The easiest way to build a deck.