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Using Green Oak

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Green oak is often used as a constructional timber as beams. The timber is fresh cut from the log and as such will be subject to moisture movement as the wood naturally dries out. You’ll need to ...  Read more


Rainscreen Cladding

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Rainscreen cladding is a popular contemporary cladding solution. When fitting the boards you are usually looking to form a grid with a straight seam which gives a uniform look to your cladding. ...  Read more


What makes British Cedar Cladding So Popular?

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Cedar is one of the most popular timbers for cladding with. The British is a great value timber which looks superb when used on any structure you are looking to clad. Its knotty characterful appe ...  Read more


Cost effective, traditional feather edge cladding

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The most traditional form of cladding is feather edge because of the way the boards overlap and the rough sawn finish. This type of cladding is instantly recognisable and is frequently used as a ...  Read more


Tongue and Groove Cedar - The Rolls Royce of Timber Cladding

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There aren’t many timbers as eye catching as cedar and it is easy to see why, the vibrant colours and identifiable aroma of the timber. We are long time admirers of Read more


Recommended and Cost-Effective Tongue and Groove Cladding

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We recommend Tongue and Groove cladding because it has all of the weather protection you would exp ...  Read more


Why Shiplap Cladding is the Best There Is

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Shiplap cladding offers slightly more protection from the elements than T&G because of a long running lip that runs across the face of the board. This allows water to drain away easier along the ...  Read more




T and G Cladding Machined To Profile

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We supply a wide range of T&G cladding by supplying five profiles for ...  Read more


The Advantages of Hardwood Flooring

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Flooring, by its very nature, needs to be durable. Wherever it is laid it will come under immense stress whether that is because it is in an area where it is walked on a lot, is in contact with m ...  Read more


Cedar Slats – The Modern Garden Screen

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As a modern, vibrant garden screening, Cedar slats are brilliant. The amount of natural colour variation that cedar has, particu ...  Read more


We Are Now Selling Cedar Slats!

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We have now added Cedar Slats to our website as a product after demand has started to rise. These slats are available in both Canadian and British Cedar. They are idea ...  Read more


Is Solid Oak Flooring suitable throughout my home?

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Oak is such a good resource that you can use it through out your home for many different applications and So ...  Read more


Do I need to buy Oak Flooring with relief grooves?

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Our solid timber floors can be machined into two profiles for you to choose from. Our IWF1 which only has the tongue and groove on either side and our IWF2 which has relief grooves cut into one s ...  Read more


Solid Oak Flooring

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We supply high quality oak flooring which is both durable and looks great. Our solid flooring is machined ...  Read more


Do I need to Treat My Timber?

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When purchasing timber, we recommend that you look into what you need to do to treat and maintain it. There’s a vast array of treatment products out there and they all have different jobs to do. ...  Read more


Teak Wood for Sale

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iWood are now supplying Teak for the first time online. At the moment we can’t provide instant pricing but if you send through your requirement on our Teak wood for sale enquiry form we will get ...  Read more


Teak Boards For Decking

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Depending on the project you are working on Teak boards are usually suitable and capable of doing the job. Teak is an outstanding resource which is backed by its popularity for use in harsh envir ...  Read more


Teak Hardwood

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Teak hardwood is the most durable timber we supply making it one of the most sought-after timbers. Teak not only looks great but is so durable that the only treatment it needs is UV protection if ...  Read more


Larch Wood For Sale

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We have two types of larch wood for sale, British and Siberian, which are both good for outdoor use. Siberian Larch is a pale creamy white in colour whereas the British is a more Orange/Red colou ...  Read more


Machined Larch Boards

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We provide machined larch boards in various profiles for all your cladding and decking needs. We have set profiles available for each product which you can find the drawings for on our website. W ...  Read more


Siberian Larch Timber

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Larch is a softwood which tends to be used for cladding and decking. This timber is great for outdoor work and is a cheaper alternative to Oak and Cedar whilst being very durable. Read more


Oak Sleepers and Posts for Landscape Gardening

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Landscaping your garden is a great way to get the most out the land on your home. It can turn a dreary, weed ridden lawn into a place of beauty. Instead of a boring patch of green, you can have an ...  Read more


Teak Wood Uses

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Teak is an incredible timber and is one of the most sought after because of its immense durability. The lifespan of teak wood is unrivalled and long enough to mean that treatment has no effect. The ...  Read more


Wood Beams in Architecture

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Wood Beams have been used in architecture for centuries and some of the most impressive structures in the world are wo ...  Read more


Oak Wood in Construction

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Throughout the country there are both old and new buildings that have been built using oak wood. The timber sets the building alight and is one of the first talking points for people seeing the bui ...  Read more


Structural Advantages of Oak Timber

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As a constructional material oak is one of the most durable you can get and is quicker to construct than bricks. Oak timber is instantly recognisable, being one of the most traditional building mat ...  Read more


Boat Building

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One of timbers most popular uses is boat building. From the canals of Birmingham to the harbour of Monte Carlo you will find wood at work. The variety of Timber that can be used on various aspects ...  Read more


A Renewable Material

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Wood is not only a popular building material because of its structural and aesthetic properties. It’s also one of the worlds leading renewable sources of building materials. iWood are proud ...  Read more


Planed All Round Or Cut to Size

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Planed all round and cut to size (Sawn to Size) are two of our most popular products. But which one should you choose? Planed All Round Planed All Round Timber is delivere ...  Read more


FAS Quality

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FAS stands for “First and Second” and is typically found in American and African Timbers such as: American White Oak Read more


Mobile Website, More Packs Online, Data Protection

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Morning, we have three pieces of interesting news we’d like to share with you today. iWood’s New Mobile Friendly Website Firstly, you may have already noticed that the iWood w ...  Read more


The Timber Lifecycle

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We've put together a page showing how iWood's timber goes from forest, to felling, to sawing and drying in preparation to supplying to our customers who turn it into a finished product. ...  Read more


New Customer Galleries Section

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A growing collection of project photographs sent in from iWood customers. Thanks to everyone who's sent pictures in so far. ...  Read more


Cladding Accessories Extended

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A quick note to say our Cladding Accessories are now available in British Timbers to match our main cladding products. You can no ...  Read more


9 Ridiculous Titles We Won't be Using To Promote our New Oak Pack Builder

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We’ve just launched our new, unique Oak Pack BuilderRead more


New Western Red Cedar Cladding Information Section

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Because of the current increase in Western Red Cedar interest, we've put together a small fact-file on the tree and its timber.  ...  Read more


Cladding Accessories Now Available

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Cladding corner pieces, fascia boards and battens are now available to compliment our solid timber cladding. You can buy all the timber for your cladding project in one place. ...  Read more


The iWood Timber Chooser

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Did you know the iWood Timber Chooser will suggest timber species for you based on your intended use, preferred colour, durability requirements and even density? Have a play! ...  Read more


iWood Advocates the use of Oak in Landscape Architecture

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Backed up by years of timber expertise and customer support, iWood makes it easy for landscape architects and designers to specify timber for their projects. ...  Read more


British Timbers Launched on iWood Website

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Due to increasing demand for native British timbers, iWood would like to announce a special collection of Constructional Beams and External Claddings that have been grown in Britain. ...  Read more


Alice Holt Forest Visitor's Centre - Photo Gallery

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iWood supplied various timber products to the Forestry Commission for their visitor's centre in Alice Holt Forest. Timber included Douglas Fir Beams, Larch Cladding and Sweet Chestnut Decking. Have a ...  Read more


Customer Testimonial - European Ash for Stair Treads

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Mr. Barker has been in touch with a great picture of the stairs made from the European Ash ordered from us. I think you'll agree they look great. ...  Read more


Dover Castle Visitor's Centre - Photo Gallery

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Area manager John Howell digs out a series of photographs from when he supplied Dover Castle's Visitor Centre with their internal and external oak cladding. Take a look at the photo gallery. ...  Read more


iWood November Newsletter

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How Can You “Trick” the iWood Website into Giving Better Prices? Why is iWood’s Timber on the TV? iWood Celebrates Best Month Ever – Is the Industry ‘On the Mend’? What’s Next for iWood’s New Website? ...  Read more


iWood Oak Cladding at Huntley Wood

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In 2012 iWood supplied One Square Edge, One Waney Edge oak cladding to the Huntley Wood Outdoor Events Venue in Cheadle, Staffordshire. In this photo series we go back a year on to see how the timber ...  Read more


Search for specific things on the iWood website

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After the launch of the new iWood website last month, we’ve rebuilt the site search function to help you find specific things on iWood. The search box is available at the top of the screen just to the ...  Read more




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