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Why You Should Build With Timber

Timber has been used to construct homes for around 10,000 years—far before the use of concrete and steel. In the Faroe islands lies a wooden home that has been inhabited...

Why You Should Build With Timber

Timber has been used to construct homes for around 10,000 years—far before the use of concrete and steel. In the Faroe islands lies a wooden home that has been inhabited...

posi-joists installed in a soon-to-be home

Why Posi-Joists May Be Invaluable From 2025

What's happening? From 2025, the UK is looking to introduce regulations that will drastically improve the efficiency of new homes, claiming up to 80% fewer carbon emissions over that of...

Why Posi-Joists May Be Invaluable From 2025

What's happening? From 2025, the UK is looking to introduce regulations that will drastically improve the efficiency of new homes, claiming up to 80% fewer carbon emissions over that of...

a roof truss on a crane

Roof Trusses vs Rafters

Traditionally, rafters were one of the only ways to construct a roof. However, trusses have recently become much more common practice thanks to their strong yet lightweight nature. In this blog...

Roof Trusses vs Rafters

Traditionally, rafters were one of the only ways to construct a roof. However, trusses have recently become much more common practice thanks to their strong yet lightweight nature. In this blog...

posi joists and solid rafters side by side

Posi-Joists vs Solid Joists

If you’re in the process of building a new home, extension, garage or virtually any other structure, you might be slightly bewildered by the different options of joist available (first...

Posi-Joists vs Solid Joists

If you’re in the process of building a new home, extension, garage or virtually any other structure, you might be slightly bewildered by the different options of joist available (first...

posi joists with a price label

How Much Do Posi-Joists Cost?

The quick answer... Posi-Joists cost from around £25 ex VAT to over £200 ex VAT per joist.  What are the variables? The cost of your posi-joists depends on a few key variables: the joist depth, the span...

How Much Do Posi-Joists Cost?

The quick answer... Posi-Joists cost from around £25 ex VAT to over £200 ex VAT per joist.  What are the variables? The cost of your posi-joists depends on a few key variables: the joist depth, the span...

roof trusses in a factory with a price label

How Much Do Roof Trusses Cost?

Before you get reading, you can watch this in video form here.  The quick answer... The cost of your truss will depend largely on the type that you require, so...

How Much Do Roof Trusses Cost?

Before you get reading, you can watch this in video form here.  The quick answer... The cost of your truss will depend largely on the type that you require, so...