The finest foundations for your new hot tub

The country is continuing to embrace the trend for outdoor entertainment – a fact demonstrated by hot tubs, pools, spas and saunas selling out across the country! It stands to reason that if you have recently invested in a hot tub or spa, you’ll want to give...

Millboard | 29/05/2020

Make your deck a cut above the rest

British Summer Time has got off to a cracking start (weather-wise that is), and it’s therefore no surprise that the nation has gone gardening mad. Now’s a great time to create your dream deck, and with a new innovation from Millboard, you can dream big. Earlier this...

Subframe | 14/05/2020

CPD points for those working from home: a message to design professionals

We recently received news that Clerkenwell Design Week has been postponed until July, and that’s the latest in a line of cancelled conferences and exhibitions for architects and landscapers. It’s very important that we all recognise the advice provided by the Government, but, of course, these unusual...

Advice & Inspiration | 06/04/2020

Introducing DuoSpan and DuoLift: engineered for strength and design versatility

Millboard is thrilled to announce the arrival of two brand-new, frustration-solving products! Inspired by conversations with clients, installers and designers, our team set themselves the brief of creating a superior landscape construction frame and supporting cradle system. We believe that the result is the most comprehensive solution...

Subframe | 02/04/2020

Style watch: painted interior floors

The team at Millboard live and breathe home and outdoor style trends, and we’ve all been impressed recently with the pictures of painted interior floors circulating online. We can certainly see the appeal of updating internal floors easily and quickly with a lick of paint! Painted floors...

Advice & Inspiration | 26/03/2020

Millboard decking, the natural choice for biophilic design

If you are involved in architecture or landscaping, it’s almost certain that you will have heard the words ‘biophilic design’ at some point over the past couple of years. Biophilia is a design concept that embraces natural colours, textures and finishes. This approach creates appealing and relaxing spaces,...

Advice & Inspiration | 17/02/2020

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

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

Woodfree Composite Decking: Nature, nurtured.

Woodfree Composite Decking from Millboard. Live.Live.Outside: The beauty of real wood can transform any outdoor space, but wood needs regular maintenance, becomes slippery when wet and quickly loses its original appeal; rotting, fading and absorbing stains. Millboard is completely different. We’ve taken our inspiration from the character...

Advice & Inspiration | 03/07/2017