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Gwithian Towans, Cornwall – what a beautiful place to build 17 quality timber frame chalets

Work is progressing well in Gwithian down in sunny Cornwall, 4 chalet's complete with 13 more to follow soon. Looking forward to seeing the finished results, the chalet designs certainly have some interesting... Read more

Old Tiverton Rd, Exeter – When we asked for our Banners to be visible, I didn’t expect it this high up!!

Our frame on Old Tiverton Road, Exeter is progressing well with the roof structure nearing construction. The fire rated frame makes for some interesting colours to the flat roof structure!! The roof structure in itself is... Read more

Why have a standard roof when you can have one of these!!

It’s fantastic to see the finished result of a project that created some interesting design/engineering challenges for us. The structure forming the conical roof was very intricate using numerous timbers in a very tight... Read more

Our advertising campaign has begun!!

Collected our new site banners and couldn't be happier with the results. It's amazing how many times you look at the proof before approving but you can't help but think you've missed something!! Look out for us across the South... Read more

A surprisingly sociable week in Allwood’s diary!!

Last week was a very sociable affair from start to finish giving us the opportunity to speak with like-minded people within our industry. You will notice there is a reoccurring theme were we are tempted out of our office by food and drink but I... Read more

Suppliers promoting timber frame construction

As a company celebrating 20 years within the industry we have been promoting the benefits of timber frame for some time. I was pleased to see a recent article from Södra Wood Ltd high lighting some of these very valid benefits, click here to... Read more

Seaton Beach penthouse apartment

Our timber frame forming the 4th floor penthouse at Seaton Beach front is nearly completed and we couldn't be happier with the results. To see the roof structure before it is boarded really makes you appreciate the work involved.... Read more

St Peters Hospice, Bristol – take the 3D tour!!

Having completed the timber frame for St Peters Hospice, Bristol in 2018, its great to see the external photos which look fantastic. To get a real feel for the internal space take a look at the 3D tour by clicking here. Our timber... Read more

Passivhaus – Dundon, Somerset

Graham Bizley of Prewett Bizley Architects he has kindly given Allwood access to photos taken of the home that we helped to construct for him in Somerset. Graham had the enviable task of being able to not only design this building, but... Read more

St Michaels Hotel, Falmouth

Recently visited St. Michaels Hotel, Falmouth to check on progress of the first phase of the redevelopment of the existing site. On the last visit to this project I was stood on tip toes in the empty old jacuzzi, with a torch and a tape... Read more