Timber frame houses are a more energy efficient and economical method of construction especially on low energy and passive houses. Long Life Structures specialises in low energy timber frame and passive house construction.

Long Life Structures | Timber Frame and Passive House Builders

Timber frame construction has been in existence for centuries. Timber frame in the modern era are accredited with being a more energy efficient and economical method of construction especially on low energy and passive houses.

Timber framing in recent years has increased in popularity mainly due to the following reasons:

  • A structure that is designed specifically which eliminates over specified engineering
  • Pre-empts design issues prior to site through meticulous detailing
  • Improved control over health and safety
  • An environmentally responsible house which leads to a healthier home and occupant
  • Speed on site is significantly reduced, but with a higher control over workmanship

 

When choosing your timber frame manufacturer Long Life Structures can offer you:

  • Ecological and low energy passive homes with precision accuracy throughout
  • More cost effective solution on sustainable energy efficient buildings
  • Can reduce building by up to 3 months compared to traditional masonry builds
  • Healthy homes with particular attention to indoor air quality & thermal comfort
  • All Natural insulations throughout with higher heat capacity and better sound proofing
  • Flexibility in design with shorter lead times – Ideal for self builds
  • Bespoke homes built to suit your design and needs
  • Reduced labour on site with an increased quality control for the structure

 

At Long Life Structures we offer 3 different ecological solutions to wall build ups:

 

CLS (Canadian lumber standard) studwork with full filled cellulose.timber frame studwall

JJI (James Jones I beams) studwork ranging from 300mm – 450mm depth with full filled cellulose.timber frame james jones i beam

Twin wall studwork to any desired depth and fully filled cellulose.timberframe-twinwall