Archive for June 2016

New Tas Oak flooring products available

185x14mm Tas Oak

Barwon Timber has two new exciting Brittons flooring products available to our customers! Pre-finished flooring – and it’s solid timber! The first is a prefinished Tasmanian Oak solid timber floor.  This product saves a lot of time by not requiring a sand and polish.  It is great for existing homes where occupants don’t want to…

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BOPS200 post supports are here!

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We took on feedback from our trade customers and through consultation with the Mc Intyre manufacturing facility, the BOPS Post Support family has a big brother.  A really big brother. We are proud to introduce the BOPS200 within the Barwon Timber range of bolt down post supports.  Depending on the application, the BOPS200 is now…

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Know your Bushfire Attack Levels AS3959

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You may remember when AS 3959 – 2009 Construction of buildings in bushfire-prone areas (AS3959) was released.  We received a lot of queries from customers regarding the use of timber under the standard.  There are still a number of our customers who are unaware of, or confused by the standard. We’ve covered some basics. What are BAL levels?…

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