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16.04.2014 in

Winner!

Congratulations to customer Alicia Phillips, from March, who scooped £200 pounds worth of Ridgeons vouchers, for providing the right answer to the question in our last issue of TALK TIMBER: Quality grade 5, are also referred to as ‘Fifths’.

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Decking for Pond Dipping

To see a great example of how decking can enhance a pond, why not take a look at what’s been done at Wicken Fen, with the timber decking we supplied for the boardwalks surrounding the sites’ dipping ponds As one of Europe’s most important wetlands, Wicken Fen in Cambridgeshire, plays host to more than 2,600 [...]

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16.04.2014 in

Progress so Far

We have been busy preparing for the impending arrival of our new saw line, and line three upgrade at our Herringswell site, which are due from Germany very soon. So far an area in the main mill has been cleared by relocating the cross cuts, and trenching equipment into another building. The concrete floor in [...]

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16.04.2014 in

A Source You Can Trust

In our business, provenance is key, which is why we only stock timber from a trusted source. We do this by making sure all our timber products meet or surpass relevant environmental legislation, regulations, codes of practice and industry guidelines, so customers can feel confident that the timber they are using is from recognised sustainable [...]

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16.04.2014 in

Strength or Appearance

To make sure that you have the right timber for your decking project it’s important that it’s been graded dependent upon how it will be used. In a decking project for the base the timber needs to be strength graded, ensuring it is strong enough to support the decking. When it comes to the deckboarding, [...]

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16.04.2014 in

Standing the Test of Time

Ensure your timber stands the test of time, by making sure it has been appropriately. While all of our deckboarding is covered by a 15-year desired service life warranty protection against threat of fungal decay and wood boring insects, it is crucial to make sure that the frame upon which it is fixed to also [...]

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16.04.2014 in

Decking

Decking needn’t cost the earth! With our commitment to consistent quality, continuity of supply, and competitive prices we can help you create attractive, affordable timber decking designs. Our unrivalled range and depth of stock ensures we have all of your decking needs covered. We offer a range of boards, from reeded and grooved timber profiles, [...]

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10.04.2014 in

Obituary: Peter Silk

We are sad to announce the death of former Ridgeons Director, Peter Silk who passed away on 15 March at the age of 90. Having joined the company in 1937, Peter was amongst one of our longest serving employees, accumulating an impressive 72 years’ service. Peter’s service comprised working full-time for 50 years, before retiring [...]

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