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Timber has been used for construction throughout history and the performance of timber in outdoor environments is well understood. It has long been known that it is possible to extend the useful life of timber through good building/construction design and by profiling wood components to shed water and dry down...
Defined as wood which has been treated with a chemical, biological or physical agent to enhance its performance, Modified wood products (MWPs) are an area of almost constant change, with new techniques being developed all the time.
The seemingly unrelenting changes and improvements in MWPs make the need for...
This fact sheet published by wood for good offers readers a concise overview of solid wood flooring.
The sheet covers some of the key points regarding solid wood flooring including a list of popular species, the choice of finishes available and a size specification guide for solid timber floors.