• About Us

Southern External Constructions, proprietor Phillip Ettridge has been operating in the residential market in Sydney for 35 years, servicing mainly Sutherland and St George Shire districts.

For the first 15 years, our specialty lay in Structural Landscaping and Horticulture, trading under the name of Parkside Landscapes.

For the past 20 years, our focus moved towards specializing in the design and construction of all aspects of outdoor carpentry.

From decks to stairs, pergola’s, arbour’s, privacy screens, BBQ areas, only quality material is used with close attention to detail, working within your constraints and completing the job with perfection. Your external living area will be built securely to enable decades of outdoor living and entertaining. We pride ourselves on high quality workmanship, transforming your back yard and dreams to actuality.

Whether it’s from brand new, old to new, Southern External Constructions will confidently give you a reason to smile as you relax on your new deck under the shade of your new pergola or arbour, or even enjoying the serenity behind your new privacy screen.

Browse our picture gallery to get an idea of the different styles and options available to you. Phill will assist you with ideas at the initial quote or will achieve whatever ideas and thoughts you may have in mind.