Roof Truss

What are the different types of Flooring Systems?

For your new home project, you would have chosen timber roof truss and perhaps you would also prefer to use timber wall frame to complete the major structure. The next step is choosing a timber floor. Would it cost too much? Think again! Carpet may seem cheaper, but a timber floor can last for a long time. Timber is a

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Roof Truss

Need a Timber Roof Truss for your home or project

Before you start your new building project, you want to make sure that you know where to obtain the building materials you would need to meet your requirements of the construction. Roof trusses are important elements in any home, as they support the ceiling, so they should be ordered in the early stages of the building works. You don’t want

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Roof Truss

What are the Australian Standards for Roof Trusses and Wall Frames?

Almost all businesses in the country such as timber roof trusses and wall frames manufacturers need to comply to Australian Standards. These are a collection of published documents that define the specifications, guidelines and procedures that make sure products and services are reliable, safe and perform how they are intended to. If a business fully complies to Australian Standards can

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DIY Owner Builder

The Importance of Timber Wall Frame Construction

During the planning stage of building a home or a commercial building, the builder and homeowner must decide which material they want to use for the roof trusses and wall frames. They have to choose between steel and timber, weighing on the advantages and disadvantages of each. In Australia, most builders and DIY enthusiasts prefer to use timber, for many

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Wall Frames

What Is the Future of Timber Wall Framed Houses?

Timber is a material that is commonly used for building wall frames for Australian homes.  Timber frames are very popular because they are lightweight, strong and can be easily and quickly constructed. These types of frames are usually built, with a number of different wood species, including radiata pine. This popularity of the timber for framing simply means that architects,

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Roof Truss

How to Find a Reliable Timber Truss Company in Newcastle?

Working on a new building project involves many tasks, including making sure that the building process is sped up and doesn’t encounter any delays. One of the best ways to make this possible is finding a manufacturer of timber roof trusses and wall frames that you can depend on, for building it quickly. If your upcoming project is to be

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Roof Truss

How Long Can You Expect a Timber Roof Truss and Frame to Last?

The roof is the most important part of the building. It serves many functions, besides protecting the occupants of the building. It’s also the biggest and most expensive element of a home, so it’s important to invest some thought and know how, before you start designing and planning your new home. Timber roof trusses and frames are increasingly becoming popular

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Wall Frames

What to look for when you need timber Wall Framing for your home or project?

Are you planning to build your own house? If you are then you should look for and find the best supplier of everything you need for the construction. Perhaps you have also decided to have timber wall framing for your project. If you are based in Newcastle and the nearby regions, such as Adamstown Heights, Beresfield, Birmingham Gardens, Bar Beach,

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DIY Owner Builder

TIMBER ROOF TRUSS

A timber roof truss is a framework designed to provide support for a roof and also bridge the space above the room.  The structure consists of one or more triangular units framed through straight pieces that are connected in the end by joints. This triangular shape distributes weight away from the exterior walls.  Timber roof trusses are widely used in

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Prefabricated timber wall frames

The prefabricated timber wall frame is a combination of timber frame and lightweight cladding. The timber wall frame is the most common construction system in New castle and surrounding areas, Australia. Prefabricated timber wall framed construction contributes to the environmental appearance, high quality and strong value of the homes.  APPEARANCE: Designs in timber framing can go through many innovations and

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