WHY ARCHITECTS PREFER MORTLOCK TIMBER DECKING?
When you choose Mortlock Timber, you choose superior quality, durability, safety and sustainability. Our timber decking options are ideal for a wide range of outdoor applications from poolside decking to classy verandahs and high traffic commercial projects.
Mortlock Timber are timber decking suppliers with a passion for premium quality. Our award winning products have been refined and perfected over 20 years. Whether working on a commercial or residential project, we support you with the very best timber decking so that you can deliver the highest quality craftsmanship to your clients. As premier Australian timber decking specialists, we provide customisable solutions to complement and enhance the specific design requirements of your project.
Metroplank is a concealed fixed timber decking system which consists of specially grooved timber decking boards and a fastening clip. This clip is designed to fasten the boards securely and allow for natural timber movement whilst hiding nails or screws from the surface of the board for a premium seamless look.
The Metroplank fastening clip acts as a spacer between the boards and means no pre-drilling is required; simply screw directly into the joist to install. Conventional decking requires twice as many screws as Metroplank. The Metroplank fastening clip only needs one screw but it secures two boards at once, which means savings on screws and labour while enhancing quality.
Classicplank is a premium classic style timber decking that has been used for years. It is a flat surfaced decking which is installed in the traditional method of screwing the boards through the surface into the timber decking joist.
When you choose Classicplank Timber Decking, you choose the finest quality in timber decking. We offer the highest standard products backed by strict quality control systems so that you can deliver excellence to your clients. In every stage of our production process – from the raw timber to the finished product – we are committed to the highest standard in quality.
Marineplank is a durable timber decking profile which showcases our expertise in product advancement. It is a domed surfaced decking which is installed in the traditional method of screwing the boards through the surface into the timber decking joist.
The precision machined domed surface for better water run off than other decking products which keeps the top of the board as dry as possible and prevents dry rot from occurring under the timber decking boards making it durable in the most extreme conditions.
Jarrah is one of the most popular timbers for decking in Australia and it’s easy to see why. A naturally high resistance to weather, rot, termites, and even marine borers, makes this the ideal timber choice for timber decking.
Jarrah is a very popular timber in Australia and has been used as an exterior timber in construction since the 1840’s because of its durability and strength. Jarrah trees grow on mineral rich areas in large forrest in the south-western corner of Western Australia, from the hills to the east of Perth all the way down to Albany.
Which timber decking product is right for your project?
Not only used for its aesthetics, our timber decking is highly functional and can suit a wide range of uses. With multiple products in a variety of price brackets, a range of profiles, selection of timbers and a variety of fixing options, the possibilities are endless.
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An Australian outdoor living space almost feels incomplete without beautiful, functional timber decking and the natural feel and look of timber decking is unparalleled. From hospitality spaces to commercial uses, to the backyard, our timber decking feels right at home and looks stunning too.
Timber decking boards are available in 85mm up to 135mm wide. There are narrower and wider board options however this is the most popular decking width range.
As a guide class 1 and 2 Australian hardwood timbers are the most durable for timber decking. Jarrah is your best all round decking species when you factor in cost and durability, further reading.
Maintaining timber includes cleaning your deck by mopping with soapy water and hosing it off. You will also need to re-oil your deck by mopping on your oil with a lambswool mop. Download our maintenance guide.
It depends, natural timber decking will always look amazing, much better than composite however it does require maintenance. Composite on the other hand doesn’t look as good as real timber and can be very hot to walk on when exposed to the sun but needs less maintenance, further reading.
Timber is a renewable resource that has a low carbon footprint. You can never match the striking appearance of real timber.
It depends on the timber type you choose the exposure to the weather and the maintenance the timber decking receives. A well-maintained timber deck can last up to 50 years, sometimes longer.
Different timbers offer different BAL fire ratings, the highest fire rating natural timber can achieve is BAL 29, for a list of bush fire rated timbers download fire info doc.
Cost of timber decking depends on a range of factors including timber type, complexity of your deck and timber board size you select. A general price guide ranges from $300 – $400 per m2, Further Reading.
HELPING BRING YOUR VISION TO LIFE
Our premier timber decking is versatile and adaptable, making it the perfect choice for any commercial or residential application. At Mortlock Timber, we are committed to supporting you to bring your vision to life – however unique the project may be.
Our team is available to provide you with expert advice and ongoing support to ensure impressive results for your project every time. We will work closely with you to meet your particular project needs and are able to assist with budget management without compromising on quality, durability or aesthetic integrity.
To see the beauty of our products for yourself, you can order samples from us and we will send them to you via express delivery. Our Mortlock Timber samples department is stocked with our full range of timber decking options.
Timber Decking Pricing
For in-depth information about the range of products we offer, please fill out the form below to download our Pricing. The guide outlines the specifications of our products as well as the pricing of different timber species and finishes. Illustrations and photographic examples are provided to assist with choice selection. For more information or tailored advice, please get in touch with the team at Mortlock Timber and we'll be happy to assist.