News from 2016

  • Protecting your hardwood flooring this Christmas

    Published Tuesday 13th December, 2016

    There’s no more challenging time to ensure your hardwood flooring is kept in tip top condition than over...

  • How to stop wood from warping

    Published Monday 5th December, 2016

    Wood is historically known to be built to last. Unfortunately, many wood installations succumb to splitting and warping...

  • Six Facts About Accoya® Wood

    Published Tuesday 29th November, 2016

    Accoya® has hugely risen in popularity recently. It is a specialist, high-performance wood which has been modified from...

  • Top Tips for Organising Your Workshop

    Published Thursday 17th November, 2016

    Your workshop should reflect your work ethic. It should be tidy, organised and well planned to maximise space...

  • Replacing windows in Listed Buildings and Conservation areas

    Published Wednesday 9th November, 2016

    Windows and doors are often the most important visual aspect of a building, particularly if they have survived...

  • Creative ways to reduce wood waste

    Published Tuesday 8th November, 2016

    Just over one-tenth of wood waste is recycled in the UK – the rest ends up in landfill....

  • How can timber be used to reduce environmental impact of a new build?

    Published Tuesday 11th October, 2016

    Traditional building materials such as steel and concrete are having a huge impact on greenhouse gas emissions. It’s...

  • What is Finger-Jointed Accoya®?

    Published Thursday 6th October, 2016

    Finger jointing is an excellent method of upgrading low grade material into valuable, strong timber that performs will...

  • 5 alternative ideas for garden sheds

    Published Tuesday 6th September, 2016

    Still revelling from George Clark’s Amazing Spaces, Shed of the Year? We were blown away by some of...

  • Modern Storage Ideas

    Published Tuesday 16th August, 2016

    People have busy lives, and making storage easier and more effective works for everyone. Wooden storage can be...

  • How to rejuvenate your timber door

    Published Wednesday 10th August, 2016

    While timber boast strong durability, the elements can be unkind to it and over time, your timber doors...

  • How to get started on your timber self-build

    Published Tuesday 2nd August, 2016

    Timber frame construction is favoured for self-build projects due to its durability, speed of erection, excellent thermal efficiency,...