Whether you’re simply converting your loft space or are renovating your entire property, using high quality timber supplies is a must. As a vital part of your structure, you must ensure that they provide the necessary structural support whilst ...
Whether you’re simply converting your loft space or are renovating your entire property, using high quality timber supplies is a must. As a vital part of your structure, you must ensure that they provide the necessary structural support whilst also requiring minimal treatment once on site.
OSB is a common sight throughout most properties and wildly popular construction material. This is due to the superior strength this timber supply provides whilst being relatively low cost. OSB is also available in a variety of thicknesses, including 9mm, 11mm, 15mm and 18mm. Each thickness is suited for different types of projects. This includes flooring, roofing and various other general construction applications. To view all OSB boards simply click here.
Due to its incredible strength and simplistic appearance, plywood is used on both internal and external applications. Whilst being suitable for structural uses, you’ll also find that this timber is used in non-structural applications such as wall sheathing. Our range of plywood is available in two thicknesses, including 12mm and 18mm. To view all plywood sheets simply click here.
Chipboard is a low-cost yet sturdy timber supply for a variety of construction projects. This is due to it featuring enhanced moisture resistance and being manufactured from superior quality materials. Some of our chipboards also feature a ‘easy peel’ coating, which prevents damage during the installation of our 18mm and 22mm chipboard. To view all chipboard simply click here.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is Timber?
Timber is a type of wood that has been processed to craft either beams, planks or sheets. This process strengthens the wood and therefore makes it suitable for structural use.
Most structural timber suppliers are crafted from softwood, such as pine or spruce. However, hardwood may be used to manufacture timber for specific applications.
What is Timber Used For?
Timber supplies are used at various stages of the construction process. This includes when constructing the floors, walls and roofs of a building.
You can also used timber beams, plants and sheets in smaller DIY projects. This may include a small shed or garden house build, for example.
What Are the Different Types of Timber Supplies?
Common types of timber supplies include spruce battens, OSB boards, plywood sheets or chipboard. However, there are many other types of timber available for use in large structural and small DIY projects.
The type of timber you'll require is largely dependent upon your project. For example, you may use OSB as a flooring solution in areas with high humidity (i.e. bathrooms) and plywood for wall sheathing in dry conditions (i.e. residential home).