CCA Treated Pine Decking is widely used and continues to grow in popularity and demand, because it is very cost-effective and holds a charming appeal.
Pine timber is ideal for preservative treatment, and when treated to the correct hazard class, CCA Treated Pine Decking will last as long as most hardwoods. Preservative treatment protects the timber against insect damage and fungal decay, thereby significantly contributing to the durability of Pine timber used as decking and sub structure material.
Pine timber is easy to work with, and works well with both hand and machine tools, providing a satisfactory finish. Workability significantly contributes to the low cost of installation of CCA Treated Pine decking compared to hardwoods.
Because Pine trees grow relatively fast, the tree that must replace the timber that was used in your deck will be ready to harvest before your decking needs replacement, making CCA Treated Pine Decking the sustainable option.
Pine Timber is harvested from sustainably managed local forests. Consumers choosing CCA Treated Pine significantly contribute to the prevention of illegal harvesting of indigenous hardwood species used as decking material, making CCA Treated Pine decking an environmentally friendly choice.
CCA Treated Pine Decking is an excellent choice for the harsh African conditions and when installed, treated and maintained correctly it will last you a lifetime.
CCA Treated Pine Decking has many different applications and can for example also be used for walkways, fencing, picnic benches and patio furniture.
H2 INTERNAL (LOW HAZARD)
H3 EXTERIOR ABOVE GROUND (MODERATE HAZARD)
H4 GROUND CONTACT (HIGH HAZARD)
H5 FRESHWATER (HIGH HAZARD)
H6 MARINE (HIGH HAZARD)
Joist spacing is determined by the thickness of the deck/ floorboards. (20 × thickness) Joist size is determined by bearer spacing and bearer size by the distance between poles.
These specifications are available from the South African National Standard for timber frame building (SANS10082).
Deck boards should be fixed with screws at each joist, leaving a gap of +/- 5mm between boards. Normal chip board screws of the correct size and length can be used. Make sure the surface is clean and dry before coating it with a good quality sealer to protect it against the elements. Our experienced staff will be happy to assist in choosing the right products for your specific needs.
22mm x 110mm
22mm x 90mm
22mm x 70mm
32mm x 110mm