Key Benefits of Building with Timber Frame

15 October 2018 Kingspan Timber Solutions

Timber frame system build techniques provide predictable costs, technical specification and construction quality, with reliable on-site schedules and on-time completion.

Key Benefits of Timber Systems

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  • Exceptional accuracy
  • Highest Levels of thermal and airtightness performance
  • Fast, efficient construction programmes
  • Demonstrable sustainability
  • Highly structural, sustainable and efficient building materials from a controlled factory environment
  • Exemplar health and safety
  • Reduction of on-site wastage
  • Early achievement of weathertight status

Benefits To You

Building Physics

  • The highest levels assured thermal, acoustic and fire performance.
  • U-Values down to 0.10 W/m2K
  • Reduced Thermal Bridging, with thermally modelled Junctions
  • High levels of Airtightness well in excess of building regulation requirements
  • Up to 2 hours Fire rating
  • High levels of Acoustic attenuation

Certification

  • Kingspan Timber Solutions holds the highest level of Product Certification providing specifiers with assurance on both performance and regulatory compliance
  • The only timber frame company to hold NSAI Agément Board Certification providing assurance that our complete building system complies with all aspect of the Building Regulations from single houses to apartments and commercial buildings up to four stories in height

Sustainability

  • Structural efficiency – timber offers high strength to weight ratio and therefore reduces material usage over traditional materials.
  • Timber sourcing only from suppliers who maintain Chain of Custody certification
  • A and A+ ratings in the BRE Green Guide.
  • Recyclable – Kingspan Timber Solutions frame sections are 100% recyclable. This characteristic also reduces the waste produced by the overall project.
  • Lightweight – up to 50% reduction in overall weight of the structure relative to traditional construction reduces requirements for foundations.
  • Zero ODP and low GWP.
  • ISO 14001 – Environmental Management Certification
Kingspan Timber Solutions can deliver an energy efficient home, without compromise on comfort, quality or design.

Unlike traditional masonry construction methods, our advanced build solutions assure the design performance of your home is achieved in reality and not just on paper.

Utilising a fabric first approach, Kingspan Timber Solutions range of building systems provide a complete structural and external high performance building solution.
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Kingspan Timber Solutions Ltd

Eltisley Road

Great Gransden

Sandy

SG19 3AR

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