TIMBER FRAME is erected in under a week and different trades can commence immediately, unlike CONCRETE where curing times can run into months. Client occupies property in weeks in TIMBER FRAME not MONTHS as in CONCRETE structures. Fast completion of TIMBER FRAME construction means Development funding is paid back very […]
Fifty reasons for builders to use this proven system of construction.
A brief introduction and explanation to the different aspects of Timber Engineering along with relative suppliers.
A basic explanation of timber treatments against wood pests and related decay.
If you are having trouble with any related vocabulary regarding Timber Frame this is the place to get up to speed.
If your location is in an earthquake zone certain structural engineering needs to be incorporated into your design. and certified guarantees need to be applied.
Here’s how we visage the future of energy efficient housing industry in Spain and it’s related employment gain and trade qualification consequences.
A brief summary of how to go about moving into a Timber Frame house in Spain along with short cuts and pit falls.
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Summary: Modern living requirements and environmental demands are now putting pressure on Developers, Builders and Governments globally to meet exacting high standards, ever increasing performance levels and affordable prices where construction is concerned. Around the globe, traditional construction has been forced to change to meet these requirements. A large proportion […]
A brief explanation of foundations.
How an efficient and quickly executed Timber Frame build can save you money not only in the short term but will pay back in the long term as well. Running costs of the abode are reduced to a minimum along with the obvious health benefits of living in a cosily controlled environment free of damp and extreme heat and cold interior temperatures.
Quick and energy efficient roof construction has now been turned into a fine art. Here is a brief explanation of Modern Methods of Construction related to Timber Frame roofing including the Room in Roof (RIR) option for relatively little more cost in relation to m2 gained.
How social housing in key areas can contribute to a more functional society whilst reducing costs, environmental impact and creating a massive saving in transport transits between home and work. These building can be adapted to personal needs from a single persons dwelling through to large family housing and are not wealth creation orientated.
Sometimes you may come across a word that confuses you. Here is a brief explanation of industrial wood production vocabulary.
Thinking of building in Spain using Timber Frame well here’s a breakdown of how to go about it. It’s not as complicated as you may think as the language barrier should never be a problem when dealing with trustworthy and reliable suppliers, legal representatives and a proven project management team. You as the client are always in control.
A brief description of the process of building with Timber Frame in Spain. The golden rule is follow the rule book in this country and remember if you are going to do it, do it right. You’ll never regret the extra cost for piece of mind and factory guarantees combined with the fact your house is fully legally registered in Spain.
The cruel reality of the excessive use of cement n buildings.
At Timber Frame in Spain we all take environmental issues seriously and carefully consider matters before we undertake any changes in our working practices or when we promote new components. It is essential that our planet earth enjoys the protection it deserves. We believe that if we all make a […]