Timber wall frames
Wall Frames

How To Build Wall Frames?

Whether you are an owner builder getting ready to construct your own home, or a contractor with an upcoming project, you want to ensure you have everything ready to go before you start the build. You would start looking at plans, contractors, material, and finding a manufacturer for your timber wall frames and trusses. But why timber specifically for wall

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Timber Roof Structure
Roof Truss

How Much Timber Is Needed To Make A Roof Structure?

Congratulations! You will soon be starting work on your new home construction project. Therefore, you may be thinking of a list of items, suppliers, and contractors that your need for the build. Some of the things that you will need may include the setting of foundations, the procurement of materials, the timber wall frames and roof trusses for the building

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Timber Cladding
Cladding

How Long Does Timber Cladding Last?

In the construction and architecture world, ‘cladding’ refers to a layer of material placed on a building surface or structure. It’s this cladding which gives a building its aesthetic and architectural beauty. Cladding is used not only on the exterior of the the building, but also on floors, interiors, baseboards and walls. Cladding not only contributes to the overall look,

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Truss Manufacturer
Roof Truss

What is a Truss Manufacturer?

Have you started designing and constructing your dream house or next project? Maybe you are in the initial design stages with your architect or engineer. Many engineers now advise to install a truss in home scale projects. If you are not familiar with the construction terminology, you may be wondering what exactly is a truss system. A truss is an

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Floor Joists
Flooring System

How Much Does It Cost to Replace Floor Joists?

Timber floor framing is mostly made up of timber joists, running side by side and having the same distance at regular intervals. Joists cover the areas from end to end of supports, such as walls, girders, foundations and beams. Typically, floor joists are 2 x 8s, 2 x 10s, or 2 x 12s. Normal spacing is 16 inches from the

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Gable Roof
Roof Truss

What Is A Gable Roof?

Are you looking to renovate your home? Or is your roof at the end of its life expectancy? Whatever the case, it can be a challenging task to choose the right type of roof. However, a reliable supplier of timber wall frames and roof trusses like the Newcastle Frame and Truss can provide you with great advice and cost estimates.

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Timber Roof Trusses
Roof Truss

What Size Timber Is Used for Timber Roof Trusses?

Are you looking for a timber wall frame and roof truss manufacturer, for your upcoming home or building project? When you decide your ready, your key priority might be to find a company that offers great customer service with complete fabrication tools and equipment. Or maybe you just want to seek expert advice regarding the timber roof trusses that you

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Door Frame
Wall Frames

Can A Door Frame Be Load Bearing?

If you’re building a house or a commercial property, one of the areas you will need to look at carefully is your roof trusses and wall frames. Australia has a number of manufacturers of these types of structures, that can provide you with high quality products and services. You just have to choose the right supplier and you can’t go

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Timber Cladding
Cladding

Is Timber Cladding Fire Resistant?

Whether you are a DIY enthusiast or an owner builder, you may be looking for ways to transform the exterior of your home or building project. Or, you may be building a new structure from scratch. Whatever it is that you are focusing on, we can help you decide on the material, to use for your cladding. You have several

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Wall Frames
Wall Frames

What Size Timber Framing Do You Need for Wall Frames?

When you’re building a home, decisions on structural material are critical to ensure you set a solid foundation for the remainder of the home? In the past years, this decision was made by the builder on site and structures were built from scratch. The type of timber used for the wall frames were made primarily by the builder. However, today,

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