The Square Decking or the Square-Deck Floor is a type of floor with a square pattern. It can be used in numerous ways involving interior and exterior usage. The shape of the pattern helps to make it easy to read and walk around on, making it perfect for use in libraries, meeting rooms, office lobbies, classrooms and other spaces where people are constantly coming in and out of. We at South Gate Timber offer high-quality materials for flooring for your needs. Get a quote from us and see why we are a superior company to work with! 

What To Know About Square Decking?

1. It's Easy to Install

The Square Decking can be installed in several ways. We can do it for you, or if you want to save money and have the option to remove it later on, we recommend that you get self-adhesive flooring. That is typically an MDF board with a paper backing that you attach to your floor with water-based glue. We recommend using a product such as Loctite Power Grab, which can be purchased at any hardware store.

2. Getting the Square Decking Right Can Make a Huge Impact

The floor you choose can say a lot about your business and the kind of company you are in, so make sure you get it right. It's about matching your style with your business needs and ensuring everything goes together. With square decking, you will receive the best of both worlds.

3. It's Easy to Maintain and Clean

The Square Decking is also easy to maintain and clean. That is because it's made to be resistant to wear and tear and spills. There are several cleaning methods that you can use on this type of flooring, including steam cleaners, pressure washers or a combination of the two. We are happy to help you choose the most effective method for your situation.

4. It's Lightweight

The weight of this flooring is very light and can be installed in various ways. Square Decking can be glued to your floor using a product such as Loctite Power Grab. It can also be nailed to the subfloor, screwed into studs, or anchored directly into joist hangers. 

5. It's Easy to Create a Pattern

You can also decide on the shape of your pattern. This type of flooring can be done in various shapes, including diamond, circle, rectangle and square. It's up to you how you want to create the design that you want for your project.

Things To Keep in Mind About Red Cedar Slats

1. It's Durable

Red cedar is known to be one of the most durable flooring options that you can choose from. It's resistant to water and has natural cleaning properties, which make it a great option for your business or home.

2. It's Easy to Maintain

Another popular choice is red cedar because it is easy to maintain and clean. Unlike other flooring options, you don't have to worry about constantly cleaning and maintaining this product. Red Cedar Slats are easy to clean and maintain.

3. It's Often Used in Outdoor Projects

Red cedar is often used in outdoor projects because of its natural resistance to water and its cleaning properties. It's also very light, making it ideal for your deck or patio project. Overall, this product is popular because of how natural it feels underfoot and how it complements various design choices.

4. It's Natural

Red cedar also happens to be a sustainable and environmentally-friendly building material. It can be collected sustainably, and it can preserve forests.

5. It Looks Natural

The red cedar looks great and is beloved by homeowners because it looks natural without appearing artificial or fake. The product is also incredibly durable, so that you will get the best quality home or business flooring at an affordable price with our friendly staff.


South Gate Timber offers high-quality materials for flooring for your needs. Our Red Cedar Slats give your floor a natural look and a unique touch. We offer various styles and color types to help you choose the right one. Now is the time to have the flooring in your home or business you've always wanted. To know more, contact us today at  01277 890 783.