Glued Laminated Timber (Glulam)

Glued Laminated Timber Glulam
Glued Laminated Timber (Glulam)
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Glued Laminated Timber, commonly referred to as glulam or GLT, comprises several layers of dimensioned, strength-graded timber bonded together with structural adhesive to increase structural performance. It is one of several systems that connect a series of smaller timber elements together to form larger panel or beam products.
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Glued Laminated Timber Glulam Properties
Glued Laminated Timber (Glulam) Properties
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Glued Laminated Timber, commonly referred to as glulam or GLT, has an excellent strength-to-weight ratio. It is comparatively light, and as such can generate economies in foundations costs when used efficiently.
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Designing with Glue Laminated Timber (Glulam)
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Glued Laminated Timber, commonly referred to as Glulam or GLT, comprises several layers of dimensioned, strength-graded timber bonded together with structural adhesive to increase structural performance.
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Fire Retardant Treatments
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As timber has a high structural strength and slow charring rate, its general behaviour in a fire is predictable. Fire retardant treatments slow the rate at which fire develops, giving more time for a safe escape.
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Timber Topics June 2024 | External Cladding
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Timber Development UK and The Timber Decking & Cladding Association are working together to help merchants better understand the features and benefits of external timber cladding. Choosing the right cladding for the task, and ensuring it is fitted correctly, can help prevent poor performance, drainage and ventilation issues on site....
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Timber Topics May 2024 | Timber Treatments
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Timber Development UK and The Wood Protection Association are working to improve merchants’ knowledge of the different timber treatments and when they should be used. In this month’s Timber Topics, TDUK offers some top tips on how to make sure you’re talking the right language when it comes to timber...
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Timber Topics April 2024 | Hardwood flooring
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Hardwood flooring is an increasingly popular choice for homeowners looking to add a touch of luxury to their home, making it a great stock choice for merchants.
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Timber Topics March 2024 | Decking
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Here, Timber Development UK offers some top tips to make sure you’re selling the right products, and how you can upsell and encourage additional purchases.
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Decorative Wood
Decorative Wood
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Timber is commonly used as a decorative surface. Whether in a domestic home, retail space, hospital or commercial setting.
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Decorative surfaces
Decorative Surfaces
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Timber is commonly used as a decorative surface. Whether in a domestic home, retail space, hospital or commercial setting.
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