Timber Frame as a method of Construction

Timber frame is the fastest growing method of construction in Ireland simply because it is a tested and proven quality product with strong environmental and overall sustainability credentials. The underlying factors attributing to it strong market penetration include

  •  an increased knowledge of the system by designers, specifiers, builders and consumers
  • strong lobbying by the ITFMA
  • vibrant marketing and promotion
  • simply it is a construction system that makes environmental, and financial sense

 

Advantages of Timber frame include:

  • Fast and efficient form of construction
  • Flexibility of layout
  • Reduced dependence on wet trades
  • Superior insulation properties leading to energy savings
  • A variety of exterior finish possibilities
  • Superior thermal and acoustic qualities
  • Environmental excellence