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Havwoods Ltd


Havwoods is a wood flooring and cladding business built on trust. Ever since its beginnings in 1975, the company has worked hard to win the confidence of its customers: by consistently providing them with the best quality timber flooring and cladding products and the highest standard of service. Over the years it has grown and developed, brought out innovative timber products and attracted more customers. Today Havwoods is in a better position than ever; the company is now one of the largest UK importers and wholesale distributors of quality hardwood flooring and cladding. Havwoods holds substantial stocks; its extensive resources are only matched by a product range which can encompass every style and suit every taste, and is suitable for applications from residential to high traffic commercial areas. The company's products are felled within the National and Federal laws of each country of origin. FSC and PEFC certified wood flooring and cladding products are also available. Althou...
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Journey Towards Circularity
This seminar will explore circularity in architecture and the flooring industry. Based on interviews with architects, interior designers, developers and other professionals, the CPD offers thoughts and ideas on what might need to change for the construction industry to become more circular. The CPD will look at some steps on the way; projects and initiatives that are happening today, and that are based on circular thinking. Furthermore, it will also offer some wood flooring specification essentials.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Multiple CPD formats
The Journey of Wood Flooring
This CPD examines the materials and production processes of wood flooring – exploring the journey from a forest to a floor. It aims to emphasise the importance of the sourcing of wood; well managed forests, deforestation vs. responsible sourcing, and how this is regulated or certified. You will learn about flooring types, the processes of production, and their manufacturing techniques. The CPD highlights important aspects of successfully specifying wood flooring. By the end of the presentation you should have a greater understanding of:
- The production process of wood flooring - journey from a forest to a floor
- Certifications and regulations related to responsibly sourced wood
- The difference between engineered, solid and reclaimed wood flooring, and grading terminology
- Key points relating to installation and maintenance
- Important aspects of successfully specifying wood flooring

This CPD can be delivered to you live and remotely.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
Material type: Seminar
An Introduction to Regenerative Architecture
The focus of this CPD is to introduce the audience to Regenerative Architecture. First Regenerative Design is explored as a whole, framed as an evolution of Sustainable Design, with reference to systems thinking and the circular economy. An exploration of Regenerative Architecture follows, supported by a selection of case studies and references to biomimicry, in terms of material, structural and energy efficiency, and carbon storage. By the end of the seminar you should have a greater understanding of:
- How 'sustainable architecture' is evolving
- What is meant by 'regenerative design'
- The components of 'regenerative architecture'
- The future of sustainable architecture which can be applied to future projects
- Different aspects of biomimicry in the context of architecture
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Wood and Wellbeing
This CPD looks at what is meant by wellbeing, including its origins, and why it is important, both on a personal level and on a broader economic level and impact on business performance. It aims to boost awareness of global climate change, develop understanding of biophilia and biophilic design and increase awareness of the WELL Building Standard. This CPD will help you to understand the following topics:
- What wellbeing is and why it matters
- What healthy buildings and healthy materials are
- The connection between wood and wellbeing
- The mental and physical health benefits of wood
- The future of wood and wellbeing
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar


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