glossary

  • BESPOKE - Not standard, own design. Your own idea
  • CAVITY SLAB INSULATION - Fiberglass wool compressed into solid slabs. (Wall insulation) 
  • CELOTEX - Dense  foam Insulation, foiled on both sides
  • CLADDING - External wall finish
  • FEATHERD EDGE CLADDING - Cladding cut in a taper one overlaps the next
  • HARDWOOD DOORS - Slow grown Timber which reduces the affects of the Weather (shrinking and swelling)
  • LOG ROLL - Cladding cut to insulate a log building 45mm thick ( Tanalised)
  • NOGGINS - Horizontal Timbers in between Studs, to Strengthen Frame
  • ROOF & WALL BATTENS - 2" x 1" Tanalised Timber rails on which roof materials or wall gladding is fixed
  • TANALISING - Pressure Treated Timber 15 year Guarantee
  • TIMBER FRAMED - Wooden skeleton, Frame work
  • TUDS - Vertical Timbers in Frame work
  • VAPOUR BARRIER - A Cloth Material that stretches around the timber frame to form a imperious barrier