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Your Ultimate Guide to Attic Trusses

Welcome to the World of the Attic Truss When you are designing your building, and deciding what kind of roof you’re going to have, there are a lot of options to consider, people want to maximise their space by choosing to get an attic room. There’s something quite romantic about an attic room, rather than […]

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Should I get a Roof Truss or Rafters?

What’s the difference between a roof truss or a rafter? One of the many questions that lingers in the mind of many prospective builder is ‘what on earth is the difference between a truss or a rafter?’ and also ‘why use a truss instead of a rafter?’. In this article we delve into this, and […]

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The Benefits of Metal Web Joist Systems

When should you use open web joists? When spans are greater than 5m, open web joists (aka Posi or metal web joists) suddenly become cost effective. Open web joists also have the added benefit of easier installation of electrical, plumbing, and ventilation services. They are also much better suited for future building modifications. The metal […]

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