b'MOD Housing Development, TidworthWe supplied and erected timber frame kits for 322 three andKits for all 322 houses were manufactured, delivered to four bedroom homes for service personnel and their familiessite and erected in 13 months, with a delivery target based at barracks on and around Salisbury Plain. The circaof 10 units per week over a phased programme.70 million housing development in Tidworth, Wiltshire wasWe were pleased to meet the completion date target constructed by housebuilder, Hill Partnership working onfor each phase.behalf of the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO).Rural Retreat, HerefordshireOur client built a traditional country home using modernOne of the main benefits of building with timber frame is methods of constructionwithout sacrificing on style. outstanding thermal performance.Our client had to Externally the house is striking, with a combination ofachieve a fairly stringent U-value as part of the overall timber, brick and render.The new building is two storeysStandard Assessment Procedure (SAP) energy rating.with a gable and two dormers.The ground floor is largelyOur knowledge about energy efficiency and U-values brick with timber cladding to the side and rear. was instrumental in helping us achieve the targets The first floor is rendered and clad with timber. required for planning permission.Oak frame adds interest to the main gable. www.taylor-lane.co.uk'