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Best Uses For OSB Boards

The Oriented Strand Board (OSB) is an engineered wood that is formed by the addition of adhesives to wood flakes and compressing them is a specific orientation. The glued flakes form a wooden board that is much stronger. OSB is also referred to as aspenite or sterling boards and look almost similar to particle boards.…

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Guide To Timber Based Sheet Materials

Timber based sheet materials are available in a number of different forms including chipboard, hardboard, plywood, MDF, OSB and protection board. Here at Theo’s Timber Ltd, we supply a wide range of quality sheet materials suitable for both interior and exterior projects, but just what are the differences between these materials? (more…)

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Oriented Strand Board (OSB Board) vs Plywood: How To Choose

Oriented Strand Board (OSB) stock by Theos Timber Manufactures of plywood and oriented strand board that both of these products work well. However, using panels that are made of wood chips often make some builders nervous. One thing is for sure, oriented strand board is going to define the structural sheathing market future. When choosing…

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The Challenges of Timber Production in the Industry

Timber has for long been in use in the construction of various structures. It is known to be strong and to add an aesthetic touch to structural developments. The timber industry is one of the oldest industries in the world. Its influence is vast as it spans over a very long period. Of late, the…

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Know Your Sheet Board Materials

Sheet board materials are solid wood substitutes in building. Sheet board materials are preferred first and foremost due to their lower cost compared to solid wood materials. Secondly, sheet board materials are stable in varying weather conditions. Solid wood expands and contracts seasonally, which is bad news for more many builders. However, sheet board seldom…

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