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Archive: July 2021

Customer notice: electrical work planned for 3rd August

July 30, 2021

On Tuesday 3rd August electrical infrastructure works are taking place at our Wootton Bassett site. These will require a short power outage which we expect to affect our operations for a few hours. We may be unable to respond to messages for a brief period, and we expect our payment process to be offline for a short time. We appreciate...

Local alternatives to imported timber are in the news

July 15, 2021

High demand for timber products is in the news. Our MD Tom Barnes, in Timber Media, said "Canadian cedar is becoming extremely hard to find, and very expensive to buy. Where companies do still have stocks, the price has risen to well over £100 /M2." Tom said "fortunately, British grown options remain available and affordable. Our ther...

How to fix larch cladding

July 14, 2021

Larch cladding is hard and naturally durable, making it a great choice for buildings that need a tough exterior. It is important to understand how larch behaves. If you're considering installing larch timber cladding, follow our golden guidelines for the best results...     1. Expect movement Larch has many good...

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