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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...

They may be ‘commodity products’ but structural timbers are one of the merchant’s bread-and-butter lines. It pays to understand the products, their origins and uses, and essential business factors like storage, to make the most from selling every stick. “Structural timbers are normally whitewood, mostly spruce,...

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,...

The Passivhaus movement aims to create buildings with a high level of energy efficiency, created through both the fabric of the building and the fitments which are part of it. We examine timber’s place in Passivhaus buildings.  Gradually being taken up for residential refurbishment and new-build,...