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Timber frame homes are often referred to as a lightweight form of construction, but don’t be misled – like the skeleton in your body, it is a custom made structure that is remarkably strong and durable.
Timber frame is improving all the time — it’s quicker and greener than ever, and those traditional complaints about noise and cost are slowly fading away. Mark Brinkley reports on the benefits of timber frame, including speed of construction and the...
We look at the improved energy efficiency of timber frames, and what makes them a great build system for any self build eco home
Mark Brinkley examines the key differences between masonry and timber frame, and what to expect from timber frame companies to help you decide which construction system is right for your project
A self-build timber frame farmhouse in Essex. The contemporary design echoes the military history of the plot, which was an airbase during WW2.