We can build anything that can be built in timber frame, including:
We have built frames up to 7 storeys.
All of the structural timber that we use is treated with preservatives (Vac-Vac).
When stick-building we fit the boarding to the structure last, after the frame is up, and immediately fit the breather membrane. This means that the boarding is not subject to weather for long periods of time. Prefabricated panels have the external boards fitted in the factory and the boarding is therefore exposed to weather throughout the construction of the frame.
Stick-built frames will generally be 10-15% cheaper than prefabricated frames, because:
Timber framing is fast becoming the best and most popular solution for all types of construction projects. The benefits are clear, the technology is proven. Please view a selection of our most recents projects.