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Recent Decking reviews in Canberra

Shane was so great to deal with. Even told me my price was too much and told me a more reasonable price for the job, which is very honest of him. He communicated well, and sent pictures of the job progress!! So happy with the final product and would highly recommend Shane. :)

Deck maintenance

$900

All good no problems

Handyman for decking removal

$120

Murray did a good job sanding back the old finish as best as possible given the condition of the decking.

Sand a deck

$210

Good to deal with. Highly recommend

Oil Deck (2 coats) - Oil provided

$90

Great work thanks heaps.

Deck repair

$200

Wow, Hao. Great work. Has cleaned and painted my deck with outstanding results. Has is knowledgeable and friendly. On time and very diligent. Great job.

Oil 80 square metre deck

$250

What's the average cost of a decking contractor in Canberra

$108 - $545

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$108

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$250

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$545

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Average reviews for Decking Services in Canberra

based on 93 reviews

4.84

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Best rated timber decking contractors near me

Recent Timber Decking reviews in Canberra

Did a great job on sanding and oiling our deck. Very happy 😃

Timber deck stripped back and painted

$500

Nat did a good job of staining my timber deck. Did two coats, over 2 days. Thank you Nat.

Staining my timber deck

$500

Mal did a great job on my much neglected outdoor BBQ cabinetry and deck. It was high pressure washed, and then the edges were hand painted and then the rest oiled. I would highly recommend!

Timber Deck and BBQ area stain

$300

What's the average cost of a timber decking contractor in Canberra

$410 - $520

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$410

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$500

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$520

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Average reviews for Timber Decking Services in Canberra

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When you book any of the decking services on Airtasker, you get to work with nearby contractors, builders, designers, or repair specialists who can take care of your request. They may purchase the building materials on your behalf or help you pick out the best ones for your decking needs. They'll bring the tools for the job. And, they'll make sure that you're satisfied with your new space before they leave.

The details of each task can vary depending on your needs and the Tasker you hire. The following list can serve as an overview of what you can expect from each kind of decking service.

Deck installation

Adding a deck to your house is one of the easiest ways to create more space, enjoy the sunshine and fresh air, and make the home more pleasant for you and your loved ones. Whether it's timber decking or composite decking, professionals know the ins and outs of deck installation. 

If you're installing a deck on your property for the first time, a deck installer in your area can help you plan it out - from choosing the best decking products that match your home's style to offering maintenance tips. They'll also prep the ground, lay out the support posts and boards, and attach the deck to your house.  You don't need to do everything on your own - just post a task and connect with local decking contractors around you!

Deck staining and sealing

Built a new deck but have yet to get it stained and sealed? Need to give your expansive deck its yearly coat of deck sealer? You can request a Tasker to do it for you!  

While some decks are low maintenance, regular staining and sealing are necessary to make them long-lasting against harsh weather conditions. When you request a deck staining service, you get a specialist who'll prep the surfaces, apply the stain, and give you tips on maintaining its condition. Meanwhile, a deck sealing job will involve lots of cleaning, power-washing, and sanding, followed by applying 1-2 coats of sealant. 

Want to stain your deck and do some repainting inside your house? You can also use Airtasker to find a home or construction painter near you.

Deck repair

Deck boards eventually crack and weather, so deck repair is all in a day's work for homeowners like you. Thankfully, repairing the cracks, splinters, and grayish hue of your deck doesn't have to be complicated. When you hire a Tasker to repair your deck, they'll check for rotting wood, and inspect the ledger (the part attached to your house), as well as the joists, beams, and railings, to make sure everything is in top condition. Repairing can be as quick as securing loose posts or as complex as preventing a collapsed deck. When in doubt about any part of the deck's condition, feel free to ask a specialist near you. 

Decking isn't the only thing a nearby Tasker can help you with. You can also use our platform to find skilled gardeners who can beautify your backyard and flooring specialists who can install and repair your home's floors.

Recent Decking tasks in Canberra

Labourer to help build deck… preferably good with tools

$35

Macarthur ACT, Australia

15th Apr 2024

Just wanting a labourer to help build a deck for today

Carpentry work to finish a deck

$50

Kambah ACT, Australia

13th Apr 2024

I need a qualified carpenter or 2 to jump on with me (owner of Mesman Carpentry Services) to finish a deck job as my usual subbies are away. Framing is 90% complete so it will consist of finishing up framing then laying decking boards. Hourly rate subcontract. So ABN and insurance required. Must be qualified carpenter with the necessary tools as I will be in and out attending other jobs/quotes/ect.

Oil decking

$300

Dunlop ACT, Australia

25th Mar 2024

After someone to oil a deck approximately 100sqm

Deck repair

$1,000

Waramanga ACT, Australia

7th Mar 2024

Our deck needs some loving care. Some boards are loose and we need some trusses fixed

Andrew helped us with our deck. He was prompt with communication, efficient and helpful. Highly recommend

Pergola and deck quote invited Watson

$5

Watson ACT, Australia

3rd Mar 2024

pergola Installation services Quote invited

Replace deck board and screen mesh

$250

Calwell ACT, Australia

2nd Mar 2024

Need a handy person to replace damaged timber board on the deck. It’s 2m long, 67mm wide and 19mm thick. Also, replace the screen mesh (standard) on a laundry door, spline size 5.7 . You ll have to get the timber board and I ll pay for the supplies.

Communication and job was very well done. Will hire again.

Deck supply and install

$123

Latham ACT, Australia

1st Mar 2024

Supply and install timber to existing structure

Concrete a part of a deck area

$750

Bruce ACT 2617, Australia

23rd Feb 2024

I need to concrete this part of my deck are outside my house. This is not for cars. Is 3 metre each side, 9 sqm.

Beb was very efficient in completing the job. Communication was very good.

Build a Steel frame deck

$10

Florey ACT, Australia

20th Feb 2024

Need build a deck with steel frame attaching to the sunroom. 5.1x3.5 . Galvanise frame and composite decking planks. Please quote

Sand and oil deck

$400

Theodore ACT, Australia

12th Feb 2024

Sand and oil 6m x 6m deck. Oil to be supplied by you.

Need deck sanding and varnishing (and possibly repair)

$300

Casey ACT, Australia

31st Jan 2024

Small backyard Deck sanding and varnishing. If job is good, possibly can do the front deck as well. Varnishing paint can be provided. - Due date: Flexible

Removal and replacement of decking nails with decking screws

$250

Crace ACT, Australia

30th Jan 2024

Approximately 20 square metres of decking requires removal of existing nails and replaced with decking screws. - Due date: Flexible

Timber deck

$400

Taylor ACT, Australia

28th Jan 2024

Sand and stain 2 x2 section of decking - Due date: Flexible

Deck cleaned and oliled.

$400

O'Connor ACT, Australia

27th Jan 2024

Deck floor cleaned and oiled. Deck size : 13m x 3.5m plus 3m x 2m. Estimate labour only. - Due date: Before Wednesday, 28 February 2024

Easy top work with and commnicative

Sand back deck and stain

$700

Coombs ACT, Australia

24th Jan 2024

Task Description: Seeking a skilled individual to restore my deck to its original timber state. The job involves sanding the deck, focusing on areas where the stain has worn off. Additionally, up to eight bowed timber pieces need repair or replacement. Application of three coats of stain to the entire deck and an extra coat to weathered sections is required (four in total). Ensure precise work by taping brick edges to prevent stain from reaching walls. Cleanup upon completion is expected. I'll provide all timber and stain; you'll need to bring your tools and applicator. - Due date: Before Sunday, 4 February 2024

Fix some cupboards and oil a deck

$300

Watson ACT 2602, Australia

20th Jan 2024

We have a rental property in Watson ACT and need someone to fix a couple of corner cupboards that have broken and also oil a deck. - Due date: Flexible

Build deck so pergola can be installed

$5

Watson ACT, Australia

16th Jan 2024

Deck underneath pergola Three by four metre Options of wood or other materials Cheapest plywood or deck wood Or retaining wood 3 m X 20cmx 5 cm Quite invited - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 31 January 2024

Finish off decking around pool

$5

Fisher ACT, Australia

7th Jan 2024

There is decking with composite timber around a pool that we need finished off there is hardly any left to do just need someone to finish it off. Come do a quote for price first. - Due date: Flexible

Very helpful and knew what to do!

Small deck built

$10

Cook ACT, Australia

1st Jan 2024

Need small deck built in backyard.. easy access, low to ground deck approx 4x4m - Due date: Flexible

Communication A1! Paul is professional and very experienced, super happy

Need to oil the deck

$700

Denman Prospect ACT, Australia

26th Oct 2023

Need to oil the deck. Almost 4 years old. Lots of patches.

Deck oiling done in an efficient manner