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Address & Contact details:
Unit 4

Albright Road
Widnes
Cheshire
WA8 8FY
www.silvatimber.co.uk
Andrea Rolt
Tel +44 (0)151 541 5487
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Silva Timber

Overview

Silva Timber is one of the UK’s leading importers of speciality timber products, sourced from the world’s most reputable sawmills. They offer a comprehensive range of timber products, including cladding, decking, shingles, shakes, fencing, and screens. Silva Timber is the exclusive distributor of Neolife composite cladding and decking.

CPD Material (3)


Seminar
Western Red Cedar: Aesthetics and Performance
This seminar introduces architects to western red cedar and its use in both residential and commercial projects. It gives an overview of the species, grading, applications and benefits and covers workability, installation and finishing. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand the species of western red cedar
- Understand the specification of this timber, the material and its benefits
- Understand the applications of western red cedar and wood finishes
- Understand the workability and installation of western red cedar
- Understand the outcomes of using unfinished and finished western red cedar
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Siberian Larch: Aesthetics and Performance
This CPD aims to introduce architects to Siberian larch for use in both residential and commercial projects. It gives an overview of the larch genus, the difference between European and Siberian larch, and the ideal usage for Siberian larch. It also introduces workability, installation and finishing issues. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand and know what Siberian larch is
- Understand the differences between European and Siberian larch
- Understand the specification and applications of Siberian larch
- Understand how Siberian larch can be installed
- Understand the outcomes of using unfinished and finished Siberian larch
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Thermowood: Aesthetics and Performance
This CPD aims to introduce architects to ThermoWood, a thermally modified wood ideally suited for use in both residential and commercial projects. It will give them an overview as to what ThermoWood is, how it is produced, the difference between the two types and the ideal usage for each type. It also introduces workability, installation and finishing. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand what ThermoWood is and its origins
- Understand the differences between Thermo-S and Thermo-D
- Understand the specification of ThermoWood
- Understand the benefits and applications of ThermoWood with project examples
- Understand finishes and the outcomes of using unfinished and finished ThermoWood
- Understand the workability and installation of ThermoWood
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar