Prefabricated timber stairs

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What happens when an architect leaves the studio and gets involved with hands-on construction? James Potter shares his experience.

 

Article from Timber 2019 Industry Yearbook

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My favourite description of the process of designing a staircase is that it is 'a mathematical solution to the problem of moving safely from one floor level to the next' (coined by Kevin Jones, Technical Consultant for Archwood Limited t/a Richard Burbidge).

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Timber in loft conversionsnavigation-arrow

Timber can be used effectively in a variety of ways to improve the performance of any loft conversion, including helping to ensure compliance with Building Regulations.

This Choose and Use sheet gives an overview of some of the benefits of loft conversions, as well as some of the considerations...

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