Menu

Stables and Timber Garage News

Win a Mobile Field Shelter

Come and visit our stand, S3C, at this year’s Horse of the Year Show, Birmingham NEC, between 8th – 12th October 2014, for your chance to win a magnificent Mobile Field Shelter, delivered and installed at your location.

This is a free to enter competition with no purchase necessary.

The winner will be drawn on the last day of the show.

[…]

September 18th, 2014|

Timber Buildings Are Hot Topic

Whilst Chart has long evangelised the benefits of timber buildings, it seems the rest of the world is starting to catch up. In recent months certain news outlets and media channels have mentioned the growing number of high and low rise timber buildings being put up around the world.

[…]

September 11th, 2014|

What Site Preparation Is Needed For A Timber Garage

Before Chart can come to your home and erect a timber garage, there needs to be a certain amount of site preparation completed first – assuming you have also received a successful planning permission application.
Level Base Of Foundation
If there isn’t a stable and flat foundation for the garage to be erected on, we can’t put it up. A suitable foundation can be concrete, gravel, timber decking or paving slabs, but the ground must be level. There are also various temporary timber foundation solutions that certain companies provide, but essentially you need a flat level of land at least the dimension of the garage you intend to put up. We can’t erect a garage on sloped land or directly onto grass/earth.

[…]

September 11th, 2014|