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U-value boost


Timber frame specialists have welcomed Government proposals to boost the energy efficiency of new buildings by lowering target U-values of walls in part L revisions.UK Timber Frame Association chief Bryan Woodley said the proposed regulations would encourage timber frame construction techniques.