Timber Noggins

Versatile I-joist. – NEW
For current shortages. meyJOIST may provide workable, affordable solutions not just with floor systems, but also as a suitable substitute for LVLs in other applications.
MT-NT-14 – (Timber Trader News November 2021)
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Treat it right.
EWP are timber, just like pine, which means treatment can help deliver better outcomes and longer lifespans for these manufactured products as easily as for light framing timbers.
MT-NT-13 – (Timber Trader News September 2021)
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At its prime
With a little additional treatment, pre-primed dressed LOSP treated timber products can provide the best solution for outdoor structures like verandahs and pergolas.
MT-NT-12 – (Timber Trader News July 2021)
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Cassettes are back in town!
Floor cassettes help reduce construction time as well as making it safer and cleaner on site.
MT-NT-11 – (Timber Trader News May 2021)
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The hole truth on i-joists
Taking more care when cutting service holes can save a lot of time and worry.
MT-NT-10 – (Timber Trader News Mar 2021)
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It’s all a bit screwy
Things haven’t been the best lately, but at least construction connections are improving with screws leading the way.
MT-NT-09 – (Timber Trader News Jan 2021)
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Make timber your first choice
With multiple benefits over steel, timber can do almost any structural job better.
MT-NT-08 – (Timber Trader News Nov 2020)
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To AS 1684 or beyond
It’s the cornerstone standard and covers much of residential building, but not all.
MT-NT-07 – (Timber Trader News Sep 2020)
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Timber portal frames
When it comes to solving a modern design problem, what’s old is new again.
MT-NT-06 – (Timber Trader News Jul 2020)
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Fully loaded
While loaded chips or burgers can be great, overloaded joists are anything but.
MT-NT-05 – (Timber Trader News May 2020)
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Let’s get connected
Physical links are essential to structures, and good engineering makes all the difference.
MT-NT-04 – (Timber Trader News Mar 2020)
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What squeaks in my floor? (it’s not a mouse)
Squeaks in timber floor systems always have a cause, here’s how to find yours.
MT-NT-03 – (Timber Trader News Jan 2020)
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How effective specifications can bring benefits
Discuss how product substitution can be facilitated, to give greater flexibility to builders.
MT-NT-02 – (Timber Trader News Nov 2019)
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Off to a good start
What information is needed to deliver an efficient floor system.
MT-NT-01 – (Timber Trader News Sep 2019)
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