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

Millboard exhibiting at FutureScape 2017

Millboard FutureScape 2017 – Tomorrow will see the doors open at FutureScape – the UK’s leading landscaping exhibition, Sandown Park Racecourse, Surrey. Millboard FutureScape: Over the years, this event has secured its place as the largest landscape exhibition in the UK, with attendees and exhibitors flocking from...

Events | 13/11/2017

Millboard Composite Decking FAQs

Millboard composite decking FAQs. Our decking boards are non-porous, which results in high resistance to algae growth, weathering & provides excellent anti-slip benefits. All of our products, which includes matching profiles and fascias; are scratch and stain resistant, making it a perfect choice for architects when looking...

Millboard | 27/10/2017

Enhanced Grain Composite Decking – as good as wood?

Real wood decking is beautiful. With its natural knots and grains, it can really change the look of an outdoor space. But how does it match up to composite decking? With wood being a naturally formed material, this means it requires a high level of maintenance. It...

Millboard | 20/10/2017

Composite decking under the watchful eye of a skilled artisan

Millboard composite decking is proudly designed and made in Great Britain, demonstrating the skills of our craftspeople, as well as the latest technological advances that we have adopted. Our Millboard composite decking is so unique, which is why we are continually looking for ways that we can...

Millboard | 19/10/2017

Composite Decking Joists

Composite decking joists, pedestals and fixings Millboard decking has many advantages over natural timber, including that it doesn’t rot, split or warp. Wood’s inherent flaws mean that it is not the ideal material for creating structures to support decks, as for providing the floor surface to the...

Subframe | 29/09/2017

Composite decking fascias and edgings – complete the look

Complete the look with decking edging When fitting composite decking, small finishing touches can lift your deck to the next level. That’s why we offer decking edging that has the same attention to detail as the rest of our products. Unlike others on the market, our edging...

Advice & Inspiration | 19/09/2017

Hand moulded composite decking for your next project

Why choose hand moulded composite decking: Because Millboard is a unique non-wood decking which perfectly replicates the visual appeal of natural timber, it can boast superior performance. Hand-moulded in durable polyurethane, it has superior safety features with higher anti-slip ratings than conventional composite decking. The distinctive look...

Millboard | 06/09/2017

The best composite decking? Millboard of course!

What is the best composite decking – and is it as good as wood? There’s no denying, natural wood is beautiful. Unfortunately, it has serious drawbacks as decking. We’ve probably all seen decks where the wood has split and warped, and where even its natural good looks...

Advice & Inspiration | 22/08/2017

Benefits of Choosing Composite Decking for your outside space

Why choose composite decking? We are often asked ‘why should I select composite decking?’ and “what are the true benefits of stepping away from traditonal timber decking?”… Why choose composite decking? The beauty of real wood can transform any outdoor space, but wood can need regular maintenance,...

Advice & Inspiration | 21/07/2017