On lawns all around the world tiny houses are making an appearance. It’s a movement that has taken the world by storm! Providing an alternative to traditional home ownership, tiny homes are not only cost effective but have less impact on the environment that traditional brick and mortar... Continue Reading
While constructing homes out of wood is the norm in places such as the States and Scandinavia, building a wooden home in South Africa is normally revered as being ambitious, with few craftsmen having the necessary skills and knowledge to bring a home of this nature to life.
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Timber is an interesting, yet unforgiving medium that has a unique appeal in modern architecture. We are seeing the use of wood in a number of South Africa’s exciting architectural projects – be it for cladding, staircases, roofing structures or even entire tree houses.
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Building poles are an essential part of the construction world, whether for supporting cables, building or landscaping. Pole building design was pioneered in the 1930s in the United States originally using utility poles for horse barns and agricultural buildings. They provide both vertical and... Continue Reading
Wood has been used for thousands of years for both fuel and as a construction material. Using timber throughout a building is a good choice as timber is natural, renewable, low in production energy, a very good insulator and more. Below are 8 benefits of building with timber.... Continue Reading
Pole building consists of a quickly constructed building in which vertical poles are secured in the ground to serve as both the foundation and framework. It all started in the 1930s where pole building was established as a simplified building technique adapted... Continue Reading
Pole building consists of a quickly constructed building in which vertical poles are secured in the ground to serve as both the foundation and framework. R&B Group, can provide building and fencing poles, of the highest quality. All our poles under... Continue Reading
Building Poles, also known as pole framing, rise above the ground to provide building structures with support.
Making use of natural and renewable plantations, R&B Timber supplies a large range of treated timber building poles, ensuring durability and evading decay.
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