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life of a timber frame building

Postby bwhomeresponse » Mon Dec 05, 2011 11:03 am

what would you reasonably expect the life of a timber frame building to be, as opposed to a brick built building.
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Postby welsh brickie » Tue Dec 06, 2011 12:26 pm

it depends on a number of factors really,like the type of timber,weather exposure etc.But pressure treated timber for decking has approximatly 20 years lifespan without further weatherproofing sealant.
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