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Contractors Can Improve Your Home

Hello! I would like to give you the warmest welcome to my blog. My name is Pete and last year, I decided to carry out some home improvements. Somewhat foolishly, I decided to try and carry out the work myself. As you can imagine, it was a bit of a disaster as I do not have many skills. Thankfully, I have a friend who works in the construction and contracting service. He called in some of his friends who were able to come in and fix up the mess I had made. I am really pleased with the results so I thought I would write about it here.


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Three Reasons to Choose Prefabricated Timber Wall Frames

by Regina Barnett

When you are building a property, there are several materials that you could use to construct the frame of the property, but one of the most popular materials for wall frames is timber. By choosing timber wall frames, you can create a solid framework that will provide all the needed structural support for the cladding and the exterior of the property. Timber wall frames can be ideal for commercial and residential projects, but you must have them designed to meet your specific requirements. At the start of your project, sit down with your builder and discuss the design of your wall frames. The company will follow your specifications to create precisely the frames that you need, but that does mean that the design must be perfect if you want everything to fit together correctly.

Prefabricated timber wall frames should be designed and built according to the accepted Australian quality standards. A professional engineering company will employ the latest technology to ensure that the wall frames are a perfect match for your home. If you have been wondering whether prefabricated timber wall frames could be the best solution for your new property, here are three ways that prefabricated wall frames can help your build.

Prefabricated wall frames allow faster project completion

The wall frames are delivered to your site to be installed. Instead of a team of workers struggling to cut the timber to size and line it up against all the other parts of the frame, each part of the frame can be placed directly into the correct position. With prefabrication, all of the hard work is already done, making installation a quick job that needs fewer people and less time, keeping your costs to a minimum.

Prefabricated wall frames reduce incidents on the site

A building site should be a neat, well-ordered place where everything is in the right place. The reality is often different! With lots of people and materials cluttering the site, it is almost inevitable that materials and tools will go missing or that accidents will occur. When manufacturing takes place away from the construction site, there is less opportunity for unfortunate accidents.

Prefabricated wall frames are durable

If you opt for prefabricated timber wall frames, you can be confident that they meet all the required Australian Standards relative to bracing, wind-bearing, and load-bearing and that they will go on meeting these standards, year after year. If you invest in timber wall frames, you can know that your walls will last for many years without requiring major repairs or suffering a structural failure.