03 Sep 2015

One of the most cost effective ways to maintain the comfort of your home and reduce energy costs is to invest in a sensible insulation system. An insulator constructs what is called a thermal envelope around a building, which limits the amount of heat that can transfer out of the house, whilst simultaneously preventing the […]

11 Jun 2015

In the world we live in today, with excessive carbon production caused by fossil fuels and the burning of gas contributing to the greenhouse effect, it is more important than ever to limit and control each and everyone’s impact on the environment. Whilst it may seem counterintuitive to suggest that wooden products, such as timber […]

05 Apr 2015

The way in which timber is manufactured has a huge impact on the style and outcome of timber products. Generally speaking, timber is constructed from two different types of woods: softwoods, such as European Redwood, or hardwoods like Oak. Each type offers its own advantages and disadvantages, which impacts its performance and durability. Furthermore, the […]

21 Mar 2015

As long as people have been constructing buildings or even furniture, timber logs have been used as an efficient and sustainable resource to build long lasting and high quality projects. But why is it that timber has remained in use for so long? Well, it is not just that timber was, and still is, easily […]