How Much Will A New Deck Cost to construct?

A range of  factors will affect the total outlay of your deck:

  • Size of the area you plan to build on
  • Type of material you use (timber/softwood/hardwood/ composite)
  • If you include a balustrade, verandahs and pergolas or stairs
  • Foundations to be constructed on (soil type can affect this)
  • Council permits (if any)
  • If the area is elevated/ slanted then this can create challenges in the built and add further expense/ labour costs

Most customers will normally see costs of around

  • $200/m2 for treated pine decks
  • $320+ /m2 for hardwood timber
  • $350+ /m2 for composite
  • $800+ /m2 for deck with roofing and/or stairs
  • $1000+ for elevated cyclone rated decking