How to begin planning...

Step One

Select a balustrade range from the right to view systems

Step Two

Select a system from your chosen balustrade range

Step Three

Select how it will be used, e.g. at ground level

Richard Burbidge Ltd DECKPLANNER™ is the unique and easy way to plan your outdoor balustrade requirements. DECKPLANNER™ calculates all the parts you require.

Thank you for using DECKPLANNER™, we are here to help at all stages of your project. If you require any help then please use the following link.

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Richard Burbidge Ltd DECKPLANNER™ is the unique and easy way to plan your balustrade requirements for external areas such as decks and balconies up to 10 x 10 metres in size. DECKPLANNER™ calculates all the parts you require by asking a series of questions such as strength category, range and spindle or panel design you wish to use.

DECKPLANNER™ provides you with a summary of the choices you have made, parts list, suggested selling prices and downloadable diagrams of the balustrades detailing the parts listed and where they are used.

Additionally DECKPLANNER™ will plan the constructional parts such as deckboards, joists, beams and posts for domestic square and rectangular decks at ground and up to 600mm above ground level.

DECKPLANNER™ plans parts lists for horizontal balustrades only. Although DECKPLANNER™ does not calculate or provide parts lists for stairs or steps on ranges where the step symbol appears there is a stair/step solution. Please call our Technical Department for further advice and guidance: 01691 678212.

In the Get Help & Advice section you will find details of how our Technical department can provide additional lists and advice on any part or stage of your project whilst our Library section includes downloadable installation instructions, brochures and test reports.

Our Library Section also includes full details of all of our accessories to help you complete the installation of a deck.

Thank you for using DECKPLANNER™, we are here to help at all stages of your project from the range suitable, parts you require, where to purchase, to how to install and finish. Please call our Technical Department for further advice and guidance: 01691 678212.

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