Hardwood in construction

Hardwoods are the de-facto choice for many construction projects as they are naturally more durable and longer lasting than softwoods. They come from slow-growing broad-leaved trees, meaning their timber has more density than softwoods, giving them enhanced durability and strength.This is one of the reasons they’re so ubiquitous in the UK: you can find hardwoods […]

Engineered timber sees massive rise in popularity

Chemically modified woods have been gaining in popularity over recent years for a number of reasons, not least their attractiveness, versatility, and durability. If you’re wondering whether these engineered timbers are worth the investment, now is a great time to review how they’re capturing the popular imagination.Accoya, a top-quality engineered material that Quercus is proud […]