Friday September 18, 2020

Timber or concrete?

For decades concrete has dominated the irish housing scene. Now wood is challenging this established house building method. But which is best?

1st September, 2007

For decades concrete has dominated the irish housing scene. Now wood is challenging this established house building method. But which is best?

Ireland’s construction industry is currently in the throes of a battle to win the hearts and minds of Irish house builders, whether they are development companies or individuals building one-off family homes. At the heart of the matter is the choice of construction method - traditional concrete block build, or timber frame?...

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