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TTF launches new Cladding Working Group On 30th April some 35 representatives of companies and organisations with an interest in the future of timber cladding met at the new TTF Cladding Working Group. Both TTF merchant and supplier members were present. The agenda for the meeting covered...

Interior cladding makes a comeback Across Europe, interior cladding is making a comeback. Is it time for British merchants to maximise their matchings? “The interior cladding we see coming in across Europe and Scandinavia is very far from the image of dark pine panelling which was popular...

The seventh Solid Wood Solutions conference and exhibition will celebrate the use of cross laminated timber (CLT), laminated veneer lumber (LVL) and glulam as innovative and sustainable structural alternatives to steel and concrete. Today’s interest in engineered timber is driven by both technological advances and the...

The latest TTF supplement - Trusted Timber - is now available in the BMJ magazine. The TTF produces two BMJ supplements per year to promote our members and their products. Over 9,000 copies are distributed with the BMJ magazine around the country. This month’s features cover: Preservative...

Solid timber mouldings are a staple of the merchant trade, and with the trend towards natural materials and healthy buildings, will continue to have a role into the future. One of the ‘Cinderella’ categories of ubiquitous timber products, sales staff sometimes leave timber mouldings to...

With all the talk of wood composite and other types of decking, one could be forgiven for thinking that softwood decking sales have finally ‘peaked’ and are tailing off. However no such decline is being seen by TTF members supplying timber decking: quite the opposite...

The solid timber mouldings category is more dynamic than you might think. Trending for 2018 are deeper skirtings, various hardwood species, and a move back towards traditional profiles, according to TTF supplier members. “The market has been through a ‘minimalist’ phase in which traditional mouldings were...

Timber products aren’t the first thing one might think of in relation to caring for the elderly. But with an expanding older population there are certain products which can lend a helping hand to those in need. Keeley Jolly, National Sales Manager at the Archwood Group,...