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1. List of Wood Information Sheets 2017 1
Acoustic performance in residential timber frame developments 2017 4
Adhesive-bonded repair systems for structural timber 2013 4
Adhesives for structural use 2016 4
Assessment and repair of structural timber 2015 4
Breather membranes for timber frame walls 2016 4
Care of timber and wood-based products on building sites 2016 4
CE marking: implications for timber products 2016 4
Cladding for timber frame buildings 2014 4
Condensation control in dwellings 2016 4
Cross-laminated timber: introduction for specifiers 2016 4
Cross-laminated timber: structural principles 2016 4
Decorative timber flooring 2014 4
Design of structural timber connections 2017 4
Durability by design 2016 4
Fasteners for structural timber: nails, staples, screws, dowels and bolts 2016 4
Finishes for external timber 2016 4
Fire performance of timber frame dwellings 2016 4
Flame-retardant treatments for timber products 2017 4
Fungi and insect pests in timber 2017 4
Glued laminated timber 2016 4
Improving thermal performance of existing timber frame buildings 2015 4
Insect pests in houses 2017 4
Introducing wood 2016 2
Introduction to Eurocode 5 2017 4
Introduction to timber frame construction 2016 2
Introduction to wood-based panel products 2016 4
Life cycle assessment 2016 4
Life-cycle costing 2015 4
Modified wood products 2017 4
Moisture in timber 2017 4
Non-destructive testing of timber 2014 4
Performance of fire-resisting timber-based doorsets 2017 4
Preservative treatment for timber - a guide to specification 2017 4
Principles of green oak construction 2015 4
Principles of pitched roof construction 2016 4
Recovering and minimising wood waste 2016 4
Softwood sizes 2016 4
Sole plates in timber frame construction 2013 4
Specification and use of wood-based panels in exterior situations 2017 4
Specifying British-grown timbers 2017 4
Specifying timber exposed to weathering 2015 4
Specifying timber species in marine and freshwater construction 2015 4
Specifying wood-based panels for structural use 2016 4
Structural insulated panels (SIPs): introduction for specifers 2015 4
Structural insulated panels (SIPs): structural principles and design 2015 4
Structural use of hardwoods 2017 4
Structural use of timber: an introduction to BS 5268-2:2002 2003 4
Strutting in timber floors 2017 4
Surveys of timber frame houses 2015 4
Sustainable timber sourcing 2016 4
Timber cladding for building refurbishment 2015 4
Timber engineering hardware and connectors 2017 4
Timber external doors 2015 4
Timber fencing 2014 4
Timber for landscape architecture 2016 4
Timber frame building: materials specification 2017 4
Timber frame design for flood-prone sites 2015 4
Timber I-joists: applications and design 2016 4
Timber in joinery 2016 4
Timber in playground equipment 2016 4
Timber in swimming pool hall construction 2017 4
Timber joist and deck floors - avoiding movement 2016 4
Timber strength grading and strength classes 2011 4
Timbers - their properties and uses 2015 4
Trussed rafters 2017 4
Upgrading timber doorsets for fire resistance 2017 4
Wood - decorative and practical 2014 4
Wood-based panel products and timber in fire 2014 4
Wood-based sheet materials for formwork linings 2016 4