Why you need Aluminium Decks in your Wollongong home

Why you need Aluminium Decks in your Wollongong home
07/03/2016 Admin

Having outdoor spaces on your property is a distinct benefit; these spaces become the perfect spot to relax in. However, these areas too have to be designed with attention to detail and creativity. The one way to add to the functionality of your yard is to opt for an aluminium deck installation. While many people prefer timber decks, there are a number of advantages to opt for Aluminium Decks in Wollongong. It’s also why a many property owners are now considering installation of aluminium decking. Take a look at why this is a smart choice:

  • Aesthetically appealing and adds to the beauty of your property
  • Lightweight and highly durable
  • It’s a hypoallergenic and lightweight material, and there is no VOC emission even at the time its first installed
  • It’s an environment-friendly material that virtually indestructible- also 100% of the decking can be recycled
  • It is also insect resistant and can repel wasps, termites, carpenter ants as well as a range of other insects
  • Decks have to weather climatic changes and it’s crucial that you choose materials that won’t get affected by the elements-aluminium is a material that doesn’t deteriorate when its exposed to rain or sun and this makes it perfect for the Australian weather
  • It’s strong and doesn’t shrink, warp, splinter or crack and it won’t attract rot, rust or mould. It is also a salt water resistant material which makes it ideal for homes that are in the vicinity of the shoreline
  • Apart from being waterproof, Aluminium Decks are also available in watertight versions. It means that the construction of the decking is such that water doesn’t drip down from in between the joints in the planks. That makes it a perfect choice if you want to use the space under the decking either for storage or as a living space
  • Aluminium is a very low maintenance material and you won’t have to slave over washing or polishing it etc. This is excellent for people who lead busy lives and prefer an installation that almost looks after itself, so to speak
  • It’s available in a range of colours. In fact, some of the designs and colours also replicate the appearance of wood
  • Aluminium is a fire resistant material that doesn’t get impacted when its exposed to a flame or fire ; so you don’t have to worry that the decking will be affected in any way when you are hosting a BBQ party there

As you can see, there are a number of advantages to opting for Aluminium Decks. However, it’s important that these be of a good quality and that they be installed by experts. We at Half Price Patios have been operating in this space for a number of years and assure you high grade products, installed to perfection. If you want to know more about the different styles of Aluminium Decks, or want information about any of our other products, simply call us at (02) 9729 4411 or request for a free quote via our website.