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Trex Composite Decking Installation in Ewell KT7

Trex Decking Installer Clam Shell Composite Ewell Oilcanfinish Outdoor Living

This project had a crystal clear vision from the start. The clients knew exactly what they wanted. Slat Screen Fencing at the rear of the property, composite decking to replace their old Decking area, a wraparound step from the garden and Summerhouse, and a raised bed. It would be finished with an Aluminium Pergola. Preparation … Read more

Trex Composite Decking Installation in Richmond Upon Thames

Trex Composite Decking Installed in Richmond Upon Thames Oilcanfinish Outdoor Living

The Client brief was to transform their garden into a low maintenance living space they could enjoy. They would be extending their living space outside.  The Fencing and Decking was all to have a 25 year guarantee so they wouldn’t have to worry about maintenance and replacement costs in the garden as their next step … Read more

TrexPro Composite Decking Installer

Trex Decking Installer Clam Shell Composite Ewell Oilcanfinish Outdoor Living

Oilcanfinish Outdoor Living are pleased to confirm we are a TrexPro Deck Installer. A TrexPro Composite Decking Installer carries public liability insurance as required where he conducts business. Additionally, TrexPro Deck Installers complete installation and product training on all Trex products and successfully meet requirements to obtain the TrexPro designation. Visit our TrexPro page here: https://uk.trex.com/find-a-deck-installer/details/?PRO=0013a00001rwAL1 Recent … Read more

Trex Composite Decking Installation in Wimbledon SW19

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We arrived at this Wimbledon Composite Decking Installation project as we often do, at the tail end of Kitchen Refurbishment and Extension. The goal was inside-outside living, to extend the interior outside into the garden. The clients wanted the surface immediately outside to be matching in height to the inside area for a smooth transition … Read more

Exterior Timber Refinishing Project in Kingston Upon Thames

Exterior Timber Refinishing

This beautiful house had an extension added which was clad with larch cladding and hardwood bifold doors and a hardwood window. The hardwood doors and window, and the softwood larch cladding had been allowed to go untreated for several years, possibly even decades as the new owners did not have a treatment timeline. The result … Read more

Garden Building Fire Safety and Cladding Fire Ratings

Installation Process of Fibre Cementboard Cladding

Choose your Garden Building cladding very carefully. It is tempting to select something just for its wonderful appearance, however the cladding selection greatly impacts the fire safety of the building. In this article we will provide an outline of what to look for when selecting your cladding for your Garden Building. British Standard 476: Fire … Read more

How to choose the correct screws for decking and outdoor projects

choose the correct screws for decking Oilcanfinish Landscapin

What the homeowner wants to see is a perfect installation, not rust lines and stains formed shortly after installation. How to choose the correct screws for decking and oiutdoor projects is crucial planning information to ensure your project doesnt suffer from damage to wood and steel, Rust dripping onto paving resulting in staining, and fixing … Read more

Cedar Slat Screen Fence Project in London

Cedar Screen Fencing in London installed by Oilcanfinish Landscaping

This Canadian Western Red Cedar Slat Screen Fence project began once the clients completed the house extension and inside works with bifold doors leading onto their new porcelain patio and raised wraparound beds. The only item left to finish the view was the slat panel fencing on either side. This modern landscaping fencing project was … Read more