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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

Trex Composite Decking Installation in Wimbledon SW19

Photo of Trex Composite Decking Installation in Wimbledon SW19 by Oilcanfinish

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

Jacksons Fencing Chilham Project in Surbiton

Jacksons Fencing Approved Installer

This project was a straight forward fencing replacement project in Surbiton. The old fence was removed and we installed a new property boundary fence along one side of the large garden. The new fence selected was Jacksons Fencing Chilham Fence Panels, alomng with Jacksons Fencing posts, gravel boards, and capping rails. The clients decided to … Read more

How to repair a damaged garden lawn

How to repair a damaged garden lawn

There are three things a healthy lawn needs: Sunlight, Water, and Oxygen. Repairing a damaged garden lawn sounds simple, however nature regularly introduces new obstacles to achieving the perfect lawn so it requires regular work. You may notice it is extremely soggy after a rainfall, or extremely hard when there is no rain. Watering during … Read more