Blog - Aber Roof Truss


Why use Roof Trusses Instead of Rafters (Stick Framing)?

The pros of using roof trusses drastically outweigh the cons. There might be a few instances where you need to go with stick framing as this is what the build requires however, most of the time a truss is going to be much more beneficial. Roof Trusses Roof trusses are specially engineered. All trusses have […]

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Roof Trusses, Price Comparisons and Getting the Best Deal

Whether you are experienced in building or are a first-time home builder, everyone who gets in touch with Aber Roof Truss wants one thing – a high-quality roof truss, outstanding planning and a good rate. While some people say that in order to have the best you need to pay top dollar, however, we at […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Roof for your House

The roof is an absolutely integral part of the building, it has a massive effect on the overall aesthetic, as well as the integrity of the building. But… but get it wrong and it could be an absolute nightmare to rectify. Follow this guide for all you need to know to make the right roofing […]

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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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