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Blonde Hardwood Decking

Blonde Hardwood Decking

Over the last couple of years Perth has seen an increase in the use of light coloured hardwoods or blonde hardwood, namely Spotted Gum which works well in alfresco areas where It has also been used in the living areas within the house. Matching internal timbers and bring the indoors out has been a popular design aspect with some of the top designers around Perth. We assisted Tim Davies Landscapes ... »

Skillion Roofing Trends in Outdoor Living

Skillion Roofing Trends in Outdoor Living

Skillion style roof structures and gazebos are extremely popular with landscape designers, with simple shapes and lines creating a bold trendy statement . The Skillion roof is extremely versatile and ¬†compliments a range of home and designer styles, creating a ampitheatre-esque feel that draws you into it. This particular recdnt project by Austin Developments has used the use of ¬†industrious color... »

Jarrah Edeck & Skillion Cabana

Jarrah Edeck & Skillion Cabana

A rich coloured hardwood timber decking with no screws was the clients brief on this recent Austin Developments project! A tough ask as nails or screws are the traditional method of fixing external timber decks. The solution to the problem presented by this project was “Edeck”. The 132mm x 22mm Jarrah is finger jointed and routed for a secret fixing. Edeck is a premium decking of consi... »