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The chassis on Archmia mobile chalets and lodges are made from 200 x 75 stress graded tanalised timbers with 50 x 50 box steel horizontals, heavy duty axles and large sitting wheels. Together with adjustable jack legs.

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Floor joists are 100 x 50mm tanilised timber butted to the chassis rails @ 400mm centres, making the structure of Archmia floors superior to other mobile lodges in its class.
90mm Celotex insulation is fitted between every joist, with breathable membrane stretched over the top. Floor boards are then fitted 20mm solid oak with T.G joints. Any residential dwelling would be proud of this floor.

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All the outside walls are constructed with 90 x 38mm timbers @ 600mm centres and 9mm ply is fitted to the outside for rigidity and 9.5 mm plasterboard on the inside. 80mm Celotex fills all the cavities to form a top quality product. Just as good as any timber framed bungalow.
Internal walls are made with 68 x 38mm timbers @ 600mm centres with 9.5mm plasterboard on both sides.
Softwood TGV is an alternative at an extra cost. Rockwool cavity slab insulation (sound deadening) is used at this point.

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All external doors are top quality hardwood, double glazed with <something> paint, locking systems while the windows are softwood, double glazed all with key operated opening and slide trickle vents.

Internal doors are 6 panel solid pine.

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Purlins are 150 x 47mm tanalised and stress graded timber fitted @ 600mm centres. A breathable membrane is then stretched over the whole roof with 50 x 25mm tanalised buttress fixed at 90° ready to take 1 of 3 available roof coverings:
1. Cedar shingles with a 20 year guarantee

2. Pressed steel galvanized tiles that are available in several colours

3. Natural slate, this can only be used when full planning permission is granted and full building regs apply

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The external cladding on all Archmia chalets & lodges is a very strong red wood a full 45mm thick. The tanilised log roll is screwed with a vertical baton between it and the external vapour barrier. When finished the wall has a full 150mm thickness, which includes 80mm of insulation.
9 " 225mm rebated feathered edge is also available at no extra cost.

 

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Balcony and verandas

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The construction of any Archmia Chalet lodge rivals any other manufacturer in its class, and leaves most behind. If you choose a mobile home or a full spec living dwelling. Archmia chalets are perfect for mobile home, granny annexes, holiday log cabins, studios, offices, fishing lodges and the full timber framed house. They make very affordable housing and all Archmia buildings are guaranteed structurally for 10 years.