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Can you install my Composite or PVC Decking for me?

Unfortunately, Cladco does not offer an installation service for any of our products. However, all products can be installed by any capable DIYer, with the easy to follow installation guides found here

Can you add a Firepit to Composite Decking?

Placing a firepit on your Composite Decking Boards is not recommended. Cladco Composite Decking Boards are made with part natural materials, which are not fire-resistant. Find out more about Cladco Composite Decking here.

Can you paint Cladco Composite Decking?

Cladco Composite Decking Boards are available in a range of eight colours, allowing you to select a colour which will best suit your design and style preferences. Cladco Composite Decking Boards are unable to be painted, however thanks to the broad range...

How many Composite Decking Boards do I need for my garden?

Calculate how many Decking Boards, Trims and Fixings you may need for your garden with the easy to use Cladco Decking Calculator here.

What is the best Decking to use around Swimming Pools?

Cladco Capstock Premium PVC Decking Board is suitable for poolside installations. The PVC Boards are made with a polyethene interior encased in durable ASA resin. Giving them a range of beneficial properties including low-slip, low-absorption features...

Do I need to paint my Composite Wall Cladding Boards?

Cladco Composite Wall Cladding Boards are available in a variety of eight colours. The low-maintenance composite material does not need to be sanded, treated or varnished. Simply select your chosen colour, install and enjoy. Please note, Cladco Composite...

How many T Clips do I need for my Decking installation?

We recommend 11 T Clip per 4m board and eight T Clips per 2.4m board. We advise using a PH2 drill bit with these screws. T clips will give a 7mm gap between boards. You can see our Decking installation guides here for further information.

Do I need to make sure there is a gap between my Decking Boards?

Cladco Composite Decking Boards are made of part natural materials. The boards can expand and contract due to temperature changes. Having a gap in your installation allows room for expansion and contraction. Find out how to install your Decking using...

Can I use Decking Boards for raised garden beds?

Our Composite Decking Boards are not designed to be used with soil and should always have sufficient support and moisture control behind them. Decking Boards may be used as a plant fascia where moisture is not directly positioned on top of the boards...

Can I use Composite Decking Boards for wall cladding?

We recommend using our Composite Wall Cladding Boards for wall cladding, due to the boards’ lightweight construction and tongue-and-groove design for ease of installation. Composite Decking is designed for floor level installations, however, it is possible...

How much does it cost to install Composite Decking?

Building contractors usually charge per day, and costs will vary depending on the size of your project. For a cheaper alternative, it is possible to install Composite Decking yourself with some DIY experience. For more information about Composite Decking...

How can I finish off the edges of my new Composite Decking?

Composite Decking can be finished using matching Composite Corner Trims to hide exposed edges, matching or contrasting Composite Skirting Trims for vertical exposed areas, or Composite Fascia Boards for larger areas that require covering. Don’t forget...

Can Wall Cladding be installed inside?

Yes, Cladco Composite Wall Cladding is a versatile Cladding material, designed to transform the exterior of your home. However, the Boards can easily be installed inside if desired. Find out more about the Cladco Composite Wall Cladding here.

Does Composite Decking need to be painted or stained?

Cladco Composite Decking Boards do not require any additional painting, staining or sanding. The low-maintenance properties of the Boards mean that they should only need the occasional clean. Cladco Decking Maintenance Guide can be found here.  ...

Are Cladco Composite Decking Boards reversible?

Cladco Decking Boards have two sides, the Original Board has one side with narrow grooves and the other with wider grooves. Cladco recommend installing the Boards with narrow grooves facing up to benefit from the low-slip and scratch-resistant properties...

How do I build a sturdy decking frame?

Cladco Composite Decking can be installed using either Composite or Timber Joists. The Joists must be installed with a maximum of 400mm space between each Joist, installed either on a concrete base or Weed Mat. See the Cladco Composite Joist Installation...

How do you install Cladco Composite Wall Cladding?

Cladco Composite Wall Cladding has a simple installation process. Please see our horizontal installation guide here. Please see our vertical installation guide here. 

Can I install Wall Cladding Vertically?

Wall Cladding can be installed vertically or horizontally, follow our guide here. Please use our handy online wall cladding calculator to work out how many boards are required. 

How to install a Bullnose Decking Board?

For a sophisticated and professional finish, Cladco Composite Bullnose boards are easy to install, see our guide here. 

What is a Fascia board?

Fascia Boards can be installed either vertically or horizontally to conceal the edges, corners and underneath of a Decking installation for a neat, attractive appearance. Decking Boards or Trims can be used as Fascia Boards. See an example of Fascia ...

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