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What Is Scant Timber Used For

Scant timber is a type of timber that is used in building a none load-bearing wall partition. It is used as rafter material, which is also referred to as ‘framing.’ When the framing is constructed, the frame panel is faced, by the joiner with plasterboards. Sometimes the timber is used as cavity filler or acoustic…

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Timber Maintenance for Winter

Winter is beckoning, and as other precautions are put in place, timber should be also be cushioned to survive the harsh weather conditions characterised by a significant drop in temperatures. Any garden structures and doors made of timber need to be treated to maintain their aesthetic value even after the winter. (more…)

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Oak Veneered vs. Solid Oak

The Difference Between Oak Veneered and Solid Oak When shopping for furniture, most people tend not to be sure about the difference between solid wood and veneer wood. In most cases, shoppers confuse the two timbers, getting one instead of the other. To understand these two better, below is a highlight of Oak veneered vs.…

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Veneered Plywood Production

Plywood veneer is a durable, cost-effective, and aesthetically pleasing material used in many different applications. Its production dates back to at least ancient Egyptian times, although modern industrialisation has significantly improved the production process. Moreover, it’s an environmentally-friendly building material since it minimises wastage and is also naturally resistant to expansion and contraction. (more…)

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UK Forestry Facts and Figures

Understanding that sustainability is no longer a niche but a norm of today is crucial in every industry, especially in forestry. Forest carbon stock regulation through sustainable woodland management is identified as a significant feat to combat climate change, which is why Theo’s Timber  adopts and opts environment-conscious options in the overall timber resources procurement.…

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