Three natural causes of timber defects and how to work around them
Timber trusses and frames are is some of the most popular building materials because of the beautiful and natural finish that it gives structures. It is used in making support structures of the house such as trusses. However, because it is a natural material, wood is susceptible to both natural and artificial defects. Natural defects in timber occur when the tree is growing. Understanding these defects will help you work around them in a way that reinforces timber before construction.