Resources - Aber Roof Truss

 

Why is Oak a Great Choice for Feature Trusses?

    For centuries, Oak has been a staple material in the construction world. But why is this such a great choice for roof trusses and feature trusses? Initially, it was the availability in the woodlands around the UK which made it a go-to choice. Also, vast...

Trusses Supplied for Large Development in Gorton, Manchester

We have designed and supplied roof trusses, trussed rafters, and spandrel panels for Rowlinson Construction Limited of Stockport, for their £15m development in Gorton, Manchester.  Rowlinson is in the process of constructing a new, sustainable care development for...

How Do Roof Trusses Work?

Roof trusses are designed to spread the weight of the roof, and whatever lands on it, to the walls of the building. Just like a bridge truss would spread the weight of the cars and trucks crossing over it and transfers it to the piers.  What makes a truss more...

How is Timber Made?

  Building materials like timber, often used to make roof trusses, need to be of a very high quality to make sure that they last a lifetime. Before wood can be used to build trusses, it first needs to be processed. This has a few steps, beginning in the forest...

Staying COVID-19 Secure in 2020

We are open for you to visit our office, but there are now regulations in place. In view of the COVID 19 guidance, we ask if you could now call us upon arrival. A designer will then come to meet you outside with a mask and sanitising gel for you to use.If you do not...