There are many things that can affect the safety of a balcony or deck over its lifetime.
Unsafe balconies and decks are a hazard and can place your family,friends, employees and visitors at risk of suffering serious injury or death.
Seaside and corrosive effects
Corrosive environments, particularly in areas near coastlines, can affect unprotected steel structures, reinforcing steel and fixings such as bolts and fixing plates.
What can I do to ensure my structure is safe?
What if there is a problem?