Timber Frame typically describes a system of panelised structural walls, floors and roofs constructed from small section timber studs clad with boards in which the Timber Frame transmits vertical and horizontal loads to the foundations

Timber Frame is the largest “Off-Site” method of construction in the UK and is a proven construction system across the globe. Timber Frame systems are generally used in low and medium rise buildings

Timber Frame is cost effective, fast and produces a high quality engineered build solution which is energy efficient. The use of Timber in construction also has positive environmental advantages.


The Structural Timber Industry in the UK is expanding rapidly and is represented by the” Structural Timber Association” which sets and monitors the quality standards of its members. For further information go to  www.structuraltimber.co.uk

As leading suppliers of fastenings to the Timber Frame industry Young Black can advise you on tooling, fastening types and automation. We have unique, innovative solutions to improve quality and efficiency of production.