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

Christmas Garden Decorations

The festive period has come to a close and many of you will be taking down the Christmas decoartions this weekend. As you do, you’ll spot the following Christmas personality styles in the gardens of your neighbours. Which type are you? Glitzy Christmas The Christmas garden of...

Fun | 04/01/2019

Alternative Uses for Millboard

Millboard decking was brought into the market predominantly as a flooring product and we’ve been overwhelmed by the range of ways that people have used it. Landscapers and gardeners everywhere are discovering that Millboard decking’s versatility and durability makes it very suitable for seating arrangements, planters, gates...

Millboard | 03/01/2019

Safety Conscious Decking Design

Millboard’s top 3 tips for safety conscious decking design Feeling safe and comfortable is a key component of compelling outdoor design. Integrating safety features into beautiful designs encourages people to spend more time in those spaces, to ‘live life outside’ as our motto goes! If you are...

Advice & Inspiration | 28/12/2018

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