Be sure the wood is fit for purpose
In This Series
Is modified wood always the right choice? Peter Kaczmar recognises the benefits of modified woods, however he is quick to warn against potential pitfalls.
In this article, he urges specifiers to insist on testing which is relevant to their proposed application to make sure they specify the right timber for the job.
Article from the TRADA Timber Industry Yearbook 2013
An overview of the considerations you should take into account when selecting and specifying a timber species for use in the UK. It includes colour photographs of a core selection of 50 timbers which are generally available or are commonly used in the UK, along with information on their suitability...
Wood-based panel products are sheet materials that contain a significant amount of wood in the form of strips, veneers, chips, strands or fibres. The categories described in this Wood Information Sheet (WIS) are:
- Oriented strand board (OSB)
- Fibre building boards
Within each of the above...
Gordon Ewbank reports on modified wood technologies.
Article from 27/05/2020 |