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D.I.Y. Decking

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ACCEPTABLE SOLUTION FOR DECK CONSTRUCTION …

29 · The building owner would like to use a 32 mm kwila decking, so joist spacings may be up to 600 mm. However, as the deck is to support a cantilevered balustrade, NZS 3604 clause 7.4.1.3 requires that joists must be at 400 centres maximum and they at least 190 mm deep. Step 1: Select the timber New Zealand Building Code clause B2 Durability

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How To Clean a Deck

1 Sweep away dirt and leaves. Brush the deck down with a soft broom to remove any dirt or leaves. This will help prevent particles from building up and damaging the deck. If the deck needs a more thorough clean, use a stronger bristled brush and some water.

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Deck Builders Auckland | Outdoor Room Specialists | …

Auckland Deck Builders. We design and construct quality outdoor living spaces. Complete with shelter, decking, and blinds. Redefining how Aucklanders live and play outdoors. Established in 1999, EzyDeck has been the champion of outdoor rooms for over 20 years. With unbeatable specialist experience, our solutions are best-in-class and built to last.

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Build a deck : 3. Apply for a consent to build a deck

5 · Our tip. If your deck is close to a boundary, and you have the written approval from your neighbours, you can apply for a Deemed Permitted Boundary Activity. This application replaces the need to apply for a resource consent. You will still need to apply for a building consent, if required. Complete a AC1011 Lodgement checklist: Residential.

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Popular Decking Timber Options in NZ

If you’ve been inspired to build your own deck, the most important thing to consider is undoubtedly the wood. When you’re shopping for decking timber, consider which wood species are popular in NZ and which ones would work best for your project As you consider …

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Cost of building a deck in New Zealand | Refresh ...

19 · Wooden decks fall into two categories – hardwood and softwood. Each option has its pros and cons, and your choice of wood will be dependent on budget, aesthetics and environmental considerations. The Forest Steward Council (FSC) provides independent certification of wood worldwide. They are a global, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to ...

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BUILDING CODE-COMPLIANT DECK BARRIERS Deck …

28 · BUILDING CODE-COMPLIANT . DECK BARRIERS. BY ALIDE ELKINK, FREELANCE TECHNICAL . WRITER, WELLINGTON. IN 2012, the Department of Building and Housing (now Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment – Building and Housing) published . Guidance on barrier design, which gives guidance and recommendations on designing and

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Decks and balconies

Decks and balconies - playing it safe. Decks and balconies supported by untreated, kiln-dried timber may pose a safety risk, particularly where water pools rather than drains away. This information was confirmed as current in February 2016. It originally appeared in Codewords newsletters prior to January 2014.

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Cost of building a deck in New Zealand | Refresh ...

19 · Wooden decks fall into two categories – hardwood and softwood. Each option has its pros and cons, and your choice of wood will be dependent on budget, aesthetics and environmental considerations. The Forest Steward Council (FSC) provides independent certification of wood worldwide. They are a global, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to ...

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3 Ways to Build a Deck

23 · Decide on the size, style and placement of your deck. Your deck can either be free-standing or attached to the house. Although some building codes may be more relaxed on free-standing decks, most people find it more convenient to have their decks attached to the house. If you build your deck …

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How To Build A Deck

Prior to laying the decking it’s important to air season the timber. This is a crucial step to building a good deck. Most pressure treated timber in New Zealand is described as treated wet which means nothing happens to the wood …

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Deck Builders Auckland | Outdoor Room Specialists | …

Auckland Deck Builders. We design and construct quality outdoor living spaces. Complete with shelter, decking, and blinds. Redefining how Aucklanders live and play outdoors. Established in 1999, EzyDeck has been the champion of outdoor rooms for over 20 years. With unbeatable specialist experience, our solutions are best-in-class and built to last.

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FREE Expert Decking & Timber Advice From The Deck Gurus

Between boards — minimum 3mm. Between boards and side of building — 12mm minimum. Board Ends — if KD allow 2mm gap. Fall — your deck should have adequate fall to stop pooling of surface water. We recommend a minimum of 10mm fall per lineal metre of deck…

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Build a deck : 3. Apply for a consent to build a deck

5 · Our tip. If your deck is close to a boundary, and you have the written approval from your neighbours, you can apply for a Deemed Permitted Boundary Activity. This application replaces the need to apply for a resource consent. You will still need to apply for a building consent, if required. Complete a AC1011 Lodgement checklist: Residential.

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How to build a low-level deck | Bunnings Workshop …

 · A deck is one of the most cost-effective ways to expand your outdoor living space. A deck can be a real problem-solver too. It can bring sloping areas to level, lift your levels up above damp or difficult spots, or hide old structures such as concrete slabs. A decking project is one of the first

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Biosecurity | Biosecurity | NZ Government

Biosecurity. Haumaru koiora. If harmful pests and diseases get into New Zealand, they can cause damage. Biosecurity focuses on stopping them at the border or getting rid of the ones already here. How to keep an eye out for stink bugs. Find all import health standards and related …

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Import | Import | NZ Government

Import. Find out how importing to New Zealand works: how to import food, animals, wood products, plants, soil, vehicles and machinery. Border clearance helps to keep out unwanted pests and diseases. Find treatment options including fumigation for BMSB. Find an approved transitional facility (ATF)

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Solid Composite Decking NZ | Wood-Plastic Eco Decking …

ECO-FRIENDLY SOLID COMPOSITE DECKING IN NZ. BiForm is an eco-friendly and durable alternative to traditional hardwood decking. While composite decking has been widely used in other parts of the world for decades, it’s still relatively new in New Zealand. A year track record of successful hands-on development and testing has seen the BiForm ...

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7.1 Decks, platforms, bridges, boardwalks, etc | Building ...

A building owner constructs a 50 square metre deck with a maximum height of 900 mm above ground and attached to two sides of a building. Even if the deck were to collapse, the fall would be less than 1.5 metres. The owner of a resort intends to build a boardwalk across some rough ground to give guests access to an ornamental garden and play area.

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Deck Builders Auckland | Outdoor Room Specialists | …

Auckland Deck Builders. We design and construct quality outdoor living spaces. Complete with shelter, decking, and blinds. Redefining how Aucklanders live and play outdoors. Established in 1999, EzyDeck has been the champion of outdoor rooms for over 20 years. With unbeatable specialist experience, our solutions are best-in-class and built to last.

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Deck Jack | Nurajack Self Leveling Floating Deck Supports | …

However, the New Zealand Building Code requires a gap at the perimeter of a Tile/paver or timber deck. Nuralite Tile Cladding Spacers can be used to interface between the edge of the deck and the building structure. Moisture Control Tiles and Pavers on Nurajacks do not have grout between them. This allows rain water to flow between the tiles ...

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Marine products Teak & plywood

Teak Deck Timbers Used in Boat Building NZ Kauri was commonly used for boatbuilding with its unique properties being ideal for the framing and interiors of the boats but over time with the supply and cost of NZ Kauri other timbers have been introduced such as: Alaskan Yellow …

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Decking

Decking. Keyland is a specialist provider of high quality decking, outdoor timbers and fixings. The Keyland decking range includes our flagship engineered quartersawn KeyDeck product with our proprietary factory oil coating. KeyDeck is produced from sustainable plantation …

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Auckland's Specialist Deck Builders | Concept Decks

About Us. We are licensed builders and have been in the NZ building industry for 20 years. For the last 13 years we have specialised in outdoor carpentry, mostly building decks. We have built over 250 decks in that time and really enjoy what we do. We are a family team of 4 builders …

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Typical Residential Deck Construction Details

building at this connection, consult your local building official for permitted practices. Example of a Connection to a Dwelling Recommended practice: ½” diameter or larger “through bolt” with nuts and washers spaced at not more than 18” o.c., consult with your local building official prior to installing. Wood deck floor joist

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Auckland's Specialist Deck Builders | Concept Decks

About Us. We are licensed builders and have been in the NZ building industry for 20 years. For the last 13 years we have specialised in outdoor carpentry, mostly building decks. We have built over 250 decks in that time and really enjoy what we do. We are a family team of 4 builders …

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Cost of building a deck in New Zealand | Refresh ...

19 · Wooden decks fall into two categories – hardwood and softwood. Each option has its pros and cons, and your choice of wood will be dependent on budget, aesthetics and environmental considerations. The Forest Steward Council (FSC) provides independent certification of wood worldwide. They are a global, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to ...

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Decks and balconies

Decks and balconies - playing it safe. Decks and balconies supported by untreated, kiln-dried timber may pose a safety risk, particularly where water pools rather than drains away. This information was confirmed as current in February 2016. It originally appeared in Codewords newsletters prior to January 2014.

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D.I.Y. Decking

Learn how to build a deck with Bunnings today. Start your project by visiting our D.I.Y. Advice for D.I.Y. decking tutorials, videos & guides.

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