Attention homeowners!

YOPA recently announced that homeowners can add value to their homes by landscaping their gardens. The estate agent’s report revealed that a well-landscaped garden can add a substantial 20% to the sale value of a property– a lift of £60k on the average UK house price. The...

Advice & Inspiration | 11/11/2019

Millboard launches educational hub for architects and landscapers!

Millboard is thrilled to announce the launch of our brand-new informative resource for professional landscapers, architects, interior designers and master builders! Visitors can browse for inspiration, catch up on the latest regulatory news and even pick up CPD points from the comfort of their desks. Six months...

Millboard | 25/10/2019

A brief look at 20th Century Garden Design

Garden design is a fascinating area of culture and personal expression. From the Edwardian period to the end of the 20th Century, the British have worked and reworked their outdoor spaces to display wealth, create areas for relaxation or, quite simply, to grow food. The 20th century...

Advice & Inspiration | 26/09/2019

Taking a walk on the wild side!

Looking back on some of our favourite projects from recent years, some of our most exciting projects have seen our developers get up close and personal with lions, tigers and bears! If you’ve taken your family for a day out at the zoo this summer, the chances...

Customer projects | 26/09/2019

We’ve opened our new London Design Hub!

Millboard opened a brand-new London Design Hub this summer and we’ve already enjoyed an enormous amount of success in the capital. The Hub showcases our products and is open to the public, but will also serve a double purpose as a design centre. We’ll be using the...

Events | 17/09/2019

Interior and Exterior trends: Yakisugi

Yakisugi, the heritage Japanese building material, is currently enjoying a surge of popularity across Europe and North America. Put simply, Yakisugi is cedar that has been charred to preserve the wood. It’s currency in Japan wasn’t actually founded on aesthetics but upon practicalities. Charring the wood makes...

Advice & Inspiration | 01/09/2019

Millboard serves an ace with Wimbledon’s redeveloped No. 1 Court

Millboard has added another prestigious project to its portfolio, after supplying 4,500 Enhanced Grain Golden Oak boards to the £70m renovation of Wimbledon’s iconic No. 1 Court. The project, led by high-profile contractors Sir Robert McAlpine, has seen the stadium completely overhauled, just in time for 2019’s...

Customer projects | 13/08/2019

Making the most of the hottest of summer trends

The outdoor living trend continues to flourish with no signs of slowing down. The hot tub and luxury swim spa industry, in particular, is seeing an enormous surge in sales across the country, as Brits flock to their gardens to take advantage of the great weather. Installing...

Advice & Inspiration | 23/07/2019

Sea view deck

This stunning decked terrace is perched at the top of a very steep hillside in the seaside town of Clevedon. This project was tricky to access and was quite a challenge for the Outerspace Creative Landscaping team to create. Now with sturdy steps leading up to the...

Uncategorised | 12/07/2019

Millboard named as one of the TOP 50 Growth Businesses

The team at Millboard have received some great news – we’ve been named in the Top 50 Growth Businesses in Coventry and Warwickshire 2019! The report, independently commissioned by BDO Global, outlines that the county is bucking the trend against Brexit impacts. Business is booming and Millboard...

Events | 01/07/2019

Gardening stars throw their back into new campaign

The 2019 ‘Watch your Back’ campaign has been launched by the Melanoma Fund to raise awareness of melanoma and other forms of preventable skin cancers. Too much sun and not enough sun protection can be incredibly dangerous, and the risks are increased exponentially for those who work...

Events | 25/06/2019

Entertainment Corner

Millboard Enhanced Grain, Smoked Oak After having a large Millboard deck installed leading from the back of their house two years ago, London Decking’s customer knew the exact material they wanted to further enhance their outdoor living space. This time, their requirements were for an eating and...

Customer projects | 31/05/2019

Spring Maintenance with Millboard

The Spring Equinox has just passed us by which means we are entering a time of new growth and energy in our gardens. We can all give Mother Nature a hand at kick-starting herself by undertaking a few simple tasks in our outdoor spaces. The RHS recommends...

Advice & Inspiration | 03/04/2019

A cabin in the woods

It’s well known that Millboard is “more than just a board” and Surrey-based installer All on Deck have shown this in the creation of a wonderful Millboard-clad cabin. The customer wanted a space which aesthetically fit with the surrounding garden but would offer minimal maintenance over the...

Advice & Inspiration | 27/03/2019

Jack Nowell’s Grand Slam Garden

When Jack Nowell, England Rugby International, wanted his garden landscaping to provide a maintenance free outdoor space for his growing family, he enlisted Urban Earth SW to help him design and build the space. Being Approved Installers, Urban Earth saw the opportunity straight away to use Millboard...

Millboard | 18/01/2019

Supplier of the Year Shortlist

We are delighted to have been shortlisted for the award of ‘Supplier of the Year’ by ProLandscaper at their ProLandscaper Business Awards! The category of ‘Supplier of the Year’ focused on multiple different aspects of being a supplier such as customer service and logistics, and we are...

Millboard | 11/01/2019

What is Millboard made of?

Last month, we looked at one of our most frequently asked questions, ‘what is Millboard made of?’. Following the success of that piece, we decided on a sequel: ‘How is Millboard decking made?’ It surprises many to learn that every single board of Millboard decking is produced...

Millboard | 11/01/2019

Broaden Your Terrace Design

Terraces elevate us above cities and provide us with front-row seats to stunning sunsets, beaches and forests. They are short-hand for ‘there’s something to see here’ or conversely: ‘this is the place to be seen’. Given these exclusive factors, it’s therefore surprising that one of the basic elements of...

Millboard | 07/01/2019