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Buy home-grown – the message for post-COVID times SHOP UK

A recent report from the Office for National Statistics examined the effects of the Coronavirus epidemic – specifically the period between 20.4.20  to 3.5.20 – on companies involved in the import and export of goods to and from the UK.  Key findings included –  Of the UK businesses responding to the Business Impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Survey (BICS) Wave 4 ...

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Norbord’s Distribution Sales Manager, Richard White, explains why distributors help to keep Norbord at the forefront of the wood panel industry

Today, the distributor sector in our industry – engineered wood panels – is continuing to grow exponentially each year and now accounts for over a third of Norbord’s sales in the UK. For these reasons, the team at Norbord is committed to optimising service levels in this customer sector. People are the key on both sides here; they have a ...

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Whatever the job, Norbord has a wood panel for it!

Norbord’s new fully interactive engineered wood panels product guide is proving to be an invaluable online resource for housebuilders, specifiers and architects.  A simple click on the tabs at the side of the guide opens up the chosen product, application or technical information. Whatever the project, the easy-to-navigate guide makes choosing the right product simple. The product guide contains all ...

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Norbord introduces a new housebuilders’ resource

Make sure you’ve ticked all the boxes with Norbord’s downloadable checklist As the UK’s biggest supplier of premium engineered wood panels to the UK construction and housebuilding market, Norbord has always been committed to supporting customers in a variety of ways.  Now housebuilders can download a new checklist which will help in the selection of the perfect product from floor to ...

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Modern flooring: less carpentry, more engineering

By David Connacher, Marketing Manager, Norbord Europe. Despite the continual development of new building materials and designs, the construction of suspended floors in the housing sector is still dominated by one material: wood. Admittedly, modern timber suspended floors are a far cry from the traditional combination of sawn joists and nailed planks, but natural timber’s inherent strength and lightness continues ...

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