Constructional Carcassing Timber

At Ridgeons we offer an unrivalled selection of sizes, lengths and options available from stock within the Ridgeon group. Ridgeons are probably one of the largest processers and suppliers of Carcassing timber across East Anglia and with a range including timber studs, machined and sawn timber,... Read More

At Ridgeons we offer an unrivalled selection of sizes, lengths and options available from stock within the Ridgeon group.

Ridgeons are probably one of the largest processers and suppliers of Carcassing timber across East Anglia and with a range including timber studs, machined and sawn timber, treated battens and scaffold boards you will surely find exactly what is required for your project.


Kiln Dried Construction Carcassing Timber
Moisture content 20%
Lighter weight
Reduces shrinkage and distortion

Consistent in Size -
Important for floors and stud walls

Machined with eased corners -
Easier to handle
Improves appearance

Chain of Custody -
FSC
PEFC
Responsible Purchaser

Strength Graded -
Strength Class C16
Strength Class C24 available to order
Satisfies Building regulations for internal structural applications
Grading is for Strength Not Appearance
(For exposed structural timber components it may be possible to select for appearance.)
Splits or shakes in the centre of the timber do not affect the strength

Preservative treated with Celcure -
Use Class 2
Use Class 3 (to order)
Pre treated and supplied touch dry
Green in colour

Note: Timber freshly treated with Celcure will swell and require time to dry back to original dimension.

We recommend that floor joists treated to special order should be treated with Protim ClearChoice to avoid problems associated with timber moisture uptake.

ClearChoice Preservative Treated (to order)
Use Class 1 or 2
Supplied touch dry
No colour
Timber can be used immediately