Timber Decking Handbook 2022

Date Published

26 October 2022

Document Type





This handbook aims to provide definitive guidance, as well as design inspiration, in a clear and easy to follow format. If some of the terms used are unfamiliar then the Glossary at the back of the handbook is a handy reference. The publication aligns with British Standards where applicable, making it both authoritative and consistent.

A collaborative resource from the Timber Trade Federation, the Timber Decking and Cladding Association, the Wood Protection Association and Wood Campus. This handbook is designed to be the ‘go to’ reference for all things timber decking.

Case studies

The Kings Place development at King’s Cross is an unusual combination of arts centre and office building and incorporates the first new public concert hall built in London since the Barbican was completed in 1982.

Oasis Farm Waterloo is an urban farm, tucked away in the heart of London, next to Waterloo Station, just to the south of Westminster Bridge and the Houses of Parliament.