Debunking the Myths about Timber

When deciding on their preferred form of construction, most builders will research the market place to make an informed decision. However, this is not always the case and some can be easily influenced by hearsay.

Many myths have arisen around timber concerning its integrity in comparison to other material like stone and steel – but is there any truth in them?

In this guide, we put to rest the rumours about timber, in particular timber-frame construction, and provide builders with some food for thought on choosing the right material for their project.