Technical consultancy & Architectural design services

 What we do:

TERRY HYLAND ARCHITECTURE + is an independent technical consultancy recognised as an authority on architectural wood detailing and specification. Whilst other services are available such as orthodox architectural design services it is this area that makes us unique and invaluable to the Architectural profession, Construction industry, Timber suppliers and the General public. Services range from best practice technical advice on the specification and architectural detailing of wood and timber products through to Project management.

Selected current and previous projects:

Our remit is to promote and support the use of timber by providing impartial expert guidance and advice. The aim is to ensure the longevity of external timber and wood components by providing information on the appropriate selection of species, correct profiling and utilisation of timbers characteristics to suit each service requirement. With the increased popularity of external wood products, these aspects are critical credentials as a sustainable and durable building material. 

With appropriate specification and proper detailing optimum performance, often referred to as high performance can meet and exceed the general expectation of durability and performance of timber construction and external wood components.

Our areas of work:

External timber cladding

Timber window detail design

Decking and associated components

'Green' timber construction

External joinery design and inspections

Detail drawing and specification reviews

Diagnostics of performance failures with remedial solutions developed

Liaising with suppliers and visiting sawmills to ensure delivery of satisfactory material

Guidance to Installers and sub-contractors

2D drawing & 3D modelling

Purpose made joinery

Strength grading of Softwood and Hardwood

Collaborative work with Architects and Contractors

Inspections and 'Expert' reports

Architectural services

Our extensive experience and contacts enable us to consider many types of commissions please contact us with your enquiry

The website is often reviewed but please feel free to contact us for more information on our services. Be sure to look at the 'About Us' and 'Our Work' page. 

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