2018 Wood Awards winners demonstrate the possibilities of timber From a playful pavilion reminiscent of follies found in 18th century landscapes to one of the largest timber structures in the UK – this year’s Wood Awards had it all. The winners captivated judges with their incredible workmanship and diverse but inspiring designs. They were announced
Wood Cladding is a popular choice for many homeowners. It’s a time-tested material that gives homes a distinct look and a natural, timeless beauty. Before choosing wood cladding for your house, however, you need to weigh its advantages and disadvantages to decide if it’s the right choice by your home. Pros of Wood Cladding 1.
Timber Focus is a leading timber cladding supplier for the Merchant and Construction sectors. We work closely with Architects and Specifiers. Thousands of calls a year are handled by TRADA’s Technical Helpline on how to design and build with wood. Well designed and installed timber cladding provides a great-looking, long-lasting low-maintenance rain screen. But when
Larch, Siberian Latin name: Larix sibirica Also known as: Siberian larch, Russian larch Wood Type: Softwood Durability: Slightly durable, Moderately durable Treatability: Extremely difficult Moisture Movement: Reported to be small Density (mean, Kg/m³): 590 (Ranging from 570 to 650) Texture: Fine Use(s): Cladding, Joinery – Exterior, Flooring, Decking, we also supply preweathered old look larch and
External Wood cladding is becoming increasingly popular once more as a facing material, replacing brick or rendered finishes with warm and practical facades that are seen as a more sustainable option. It is used for both internal or external applications, although you must consider the durability of the timber when selecting material for external use.
We at Timber Focus Ltd Manchester UK are a leading supplier of factory finished, reclaimed, painted and fire retardant timber products from deckings claddings and floorings as shown in our project gallery. Painted Cladding with 10yr and 15 year warranty Charred-Burnt-Scorched-Cladding and Reclaimed Rustic timber paneling and furniture Fire Retardant Timber Cladding Internal White
Traditional Materials Whether you are upgrading the timber cladding on your home or selecting timber cladding for a new home, it is an exciting time. But it can also be a confusing time. There are so many options that it may not be an easy decision to make. Each timber cladding choice also presents pros and cons;
Product specification guide: advances in treatment and preservation are increasing timber’s sustainability Increasingly timber is being specified as a rainscreen cladding system for external walls. It is commonly thought of as a sustainable option due to being renewable, recyclable, biodegradable and having minimal embodied energy. This can, however, sometimes be counteracted by the treatments needed
• Machined Timber Profiles these include; standard or bespoke softwood timber profiles such as planed square edge PSE or Planed All Round, timber cladding, timber flooring, softwood Decking (Whitewood, Redwood and Siberian Larch). • Factory Finished Timber Products – Factory Pre-painted Timber products for both internal and external applications. The Rose Group and Puidukoda have
Timber Focus has a wide range of factory finished painted products used either for cladding or decking applications. We supply timber products coated oiled or lacquered in various finishes from Teknos, Sikkens, Morrells Omnia, Osmo, Ferrous Sulphate NT Deco, Tikkurila etc. Some of the products we supply come with a coating performance warranty e.g minimum 10-year coating performance