Timber for raised beds

23 Mar 2015

Spring is here and things are beginning to grow. At this time of year we sell a lot of timber for making raised beds to both the trade and DIY. We are often asked by our DIY customers, ‘How to I build a raised bed?’.  &nb

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Tips for clearing snow

09 Dec 2014

Winter is upon us and we tend to be a less busy during the winter months. With less daylight and worse weather building work and DIY projects do not progress as fast as other times of the year. To complement our extensive range of timber, buil

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Timber length conversion table

12 Nov 2014

When ordering timber for DIY and building projects customers use imperial measurements, feet and inches, and metric measurements, metres (m) and millimetres (mm). Most timber is sold in 0.3m increments. This is a result of the timber industry

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How to calculate areas, part 2

29 Oct 2014

Knowing how to calculate areas is an important task when planning your DIY or building project   Last time we discussed how to calculate areas of basic shapes, the square, the rectangle, the triangle and the circle. Click here to read

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How to calculate areas, part 1

01 Oct 2014

Knowing how to calculate areas is an important task when planning your DIY or building project.   You might want to know a given area for many reasons. For instance, You want to know the surface area of a wall to calculate the

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