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Field of Dreams

Field of Dreams
Securing the ideal plot on Skye allowed Steph and Peter Rodgerson to self-build a stunning contemporary house with spectacular views.
Reproduced courtesy of Scotland on Sunday

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Highland Self Build Loan Fund
Information about the Highland Self Build Loan Fund is on the Highlands Small Communities Housing Trust website - a Scottish Government fund to support self-builders.

NEW Rural Homes Collection

Introducing the all NEW Rural Homes Collection
Scotframe are pleased to announce the launch of our all NEW Rural Homes Collection of house styles specifically designed to be suited to both rural and countryside locations.

Scotframe plays vital role in first Passivhaus nursery building in a Scottish university

Scotframe plays vital role in first Passivhaus nursery building in a Scottish university
Scotframe, one of the UKs most technically advanced timber engineering companies, were contracted to supply the main structural components of the first fully certified Passivhaus (Passive House) building in a Scottish university.

Scotframe leads a list of generous donors

Scotframe leads a list of generous donors to create a safe space for vulnerable children and young adults
It was a particularly special birthday party that Bob Davis held for his 26-year-old daughter Emily in December 2015 - a brilliant disco evening in the new safe play space that he and his team at Scottish charity Play Alloa have just created.

BuildIt Live 16

Build It Live Events in 2016
Val-U-Therm manufacturers are exhibiting at all three Build It Live events in 2016; at Bluewater, Kent on 6-7 February; at EventCity, Manchester on 20-21 February and at Bicester, Oxfordshire on 11-12 June.

Falklands

Scotframe Val-U-Therm in the Falkland Islands
Scotframe Timber Engineering has supplied a superb new 335 m2 detached home using the industry leading off-site construction Val-U-Therm building system. This 6-bedroom 1 storey house was shipped by Scotframe to a new development near Stanley in the Falkland Islands.

Timber Expo

Timber Expo Seminar Theatre 1 using Scotframe Val-U-Therm
Scotframe have announced that they are supporting the Structural Timber Association by supplying Val-U-Therm for all the main structural panels of the Timber Expo Seminar Theatre 1.

Scotframe 25 Years

Scotframe celebrate their 25th anniversary
2014 brings a significant milestone in the history of Scotframe - on the 30th May 2014 the company will be 25 years old. In May 1989, we made our very first timber frame kit at Links Road, Aberdeen and went on to make a further 100 house kits during that first year in business.

20 New Homes bound for the Falklands

20 New Homes bound for the Falklands
Inverurie based timber frame manufacturers Scotframe Timber Engineering Ltd have just dispatched 20 timber frame kit packages for new homes to the Falkland Islands.

STA News

The Structural Timber Association (STA)
The Structural Timber Association (STA) promotes the use of structural timber products and systems within the UK construction industry. Formerly known as the UK Timber Frame Association (UKTFA), the enlarged Association now includes suppliers of integrated hybrid solutions as well as traditional timber frame kits.

Val-U-Therm Wins Award

Val-U-Therm wins sustainability solutions award
Val-U-Therm® has been awarded the Best Energy Efficiency/Sustainability Solutions Award at the Timber Expo which took place in Coventry. The award highlights the class-leading energy-efficiency performance of the Val-U-Therm® closed panel building system.

Housing Innovation

Scotframe and Campion Homes build for the future at Housing Innovation Showcase
Scotframe, the UK’s leading full kit manufacturer and supplier, has embarked on an innovative collaboration with Campion Homes to take part in the Housing Innovation Showcase, a major initiative to encourage affordable, sustainable construction.

BBA

Scotframe gains BBA approval for groundbreaking new timber frame building panel
Scotframe, the UK’s leading full kit manufacturer and supplier, has been granted approval by the British Board of Agrément for Val-U-Therm®, a new type of timber frame building panel which has the capacity to cut heating and energy bills to virtually zero.

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Building the future: Scotframe takes construction towards a zero-carbon world
Scotframe, the UK’s leading full timber frame package manufacturer and supplier, has introduced a new generation of building products which takes thinking about construction into the 21st century – the Green Century.

Scotframe & SupaWall are keys to The Kingdom House

THE KINGDOM HOUSE - A House for the Future
An innovative Fife house, built by Kingdom Housing Association to trial different construction methods and renewable energy technologies, has become the first affordable rented house in the UK to achieve Passivhaus accreditation.

FabricFirst

Fabric First
Timber frame is currently the most popular construction method, delivering faster construction times and an effortless way to achieve Levels 3 to 6 of the Code for Sustainable Homes.

Building your own home

Building Your Own Home Has Never Made More Sense
Against today’s backdrop of tumbling house prices and restricted mortgage funding, there has never been a better time to build your own home.

Timber frame plays its part in making construction even more energy efficient

Timber frame plays its part in making construction even more energy efficient
The UK has been shaken recently by the severity and frequency of flooding and freak weather events and, as a result, the debate on the effects of climate change has been given added urgency.

Climate Change - News Story

Climate change - how timber frame homes can make a positive contribution
The UK has been shaken recently by the severity and frequency of flooding and freak weather events and, as a result, the debate on the effects of climate change has been given added urgency.





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