Material world: correct specification for timber frame

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Robin Lancashire provides an outline of the type and standard of materials normally specified for timber frame buildings.

 

Article from Timber 2018 Industry Yearbook

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Introduction to timber frame constructionnavigation-arrow

Timber frame construction of some description is a method which has been around for millennia; however over time it has become a tremendously refined practice to the point that - as buildings of up to six storeys become widely used in England and Wales - timber frame constructions of today...

04/04/2016 |  Wood Information Sheet  

List of Wood Information Sheetsnavigation-arrow

This document contains a fully comprehensive list of all the most up to date Wood Information Sheets (WIS) published by TRADA. Available to members for free or non-members for £12.00, these Wood Information Sheets provide technical guidance related to almost every timber topic under the sun.

 

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List of British Standards April 2019navigation-arrow

A list of British Standards which relate directly to timber, updated bimonthly.

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