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  • International Timber launches daily North West delivery service from January 2018

    Published Wednesday 6th December, 2017

    We’re thrilled to announce that as of January 2018, International Timber will be launching a delivery service across...

  • Top Timber Tools of 2016

    Published Tuesday 28th June, 2016

    If a bad workman blames his tools – should a good workman credit them? We certainly think so,...

  • Drying your own timber

    Published Tuesday 24th May, 2016

    Mankind have been successfully drying timber for thousands of years, long before the advent of modern dry-kiln technology....

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  • International Timber invests in new moulding machine at Trafford Park

    Published Tuesday 26th April, 2016

    Following a £30,000 toolroom extension in December 2015, the UK’s largest supplier and distributor of timber and panel...

  • Dried Wood Vs Green Wood

    Published Tuesday 22nd March, 2016

    Green wood and dried wood both have their merits and drawbacks, in this guide we’ll take you through...

  • Top tips on sawing in cold weather

    Published Thursday 4th February, 2016

    Whether we like it or not, winter weather is inevitable, but this doesn’t mean you have to freeze...

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  • How damp can affect your timber

    Published Tuesday 26th January, 2016

    Timber boasts quality in both strength and longevity, but untreated damp can be extremely destructive to timber and...

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  • What are the best types of wood preservatives?

    Published Tuesday 19th January, 2016

    Wood is one of the most popular and fashionable construction materials to be found in our homes. It’s...

  • Selecting the Right Species for Timber Cladding

    Published Sunday 20th September, 2015

    Timber cladding is becoming increasingly popular for replacing brick or rendered finishes as a warm, practical and sustainable...

  • How does timber handle fire compared to steel and concrete?

    Published Thursday 10th September, 2015

    While you may have heard horror stories of disastrous timber buildings billowing-up in flames, there have been heated...

  • Debunking the Myths about Timber

    Published Thursday 23rd July, 2015

    When deciding on their preferred form of construction, most builders will research the market place to make an...

  • Why modified timber is perfect for windows

    Published Thursday 16th July, 2015

    Timber windows are a sought-after fixture of both modern and period homes, not to mention non-residential properties. However,...