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We have put together a concise guide to enable you to compare our decking products in order to ensure that you select the appropriate species for your project. To find out more about each product, simply click on the product name at the top of the table.

Species Scotlarch® SILA Decking VG SILA Garapa
Origin Scotland Russia  Russia South America
Density* (Kg/m3 at 18% Moisture Content) 556 Medium density 628 Dense  628 Dense 875 Very dense
Durability Class* (1 is 'Very Durable' > 5 = 'Not Durable' 3/4 3  3 2
Stability Good Good  Very Good Excellent
Presence of Knots Many Many  Some Very Few
Gripdeck® Anti-Slip Treatment Yes Yes  Yes Yes
Treatment Required Recommended No  No No
Environmental Certification FSC® FSC®  FSC® FSC®
Modified Timber No No  No No
Lengths (m) Up to 4.8m Up to 6m  Up to 5.1m Up to 4.85m
Width (mm) 140 143  92 145
Starting Price (per m2**

£24.43

£40.76  £40.71 £54.51

* As classified by BS EN 350-2

** Please note that these prices change on a regular basis, due to the fluctuating prices of timber, so the figures above should be used as a guide only