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Our Projects

Slip House Brixton – RIBA Award Winner

BWF involvement in 2013 RIBA award winning London Project. The insulated pre-engineered panels were provided by offsite building solutions company, Building With Frames. Nestled amongst Brixton’s traditional Victorian terraces is Slip House, distinctive and innovative, the home has become somewhat of a landmark in the...

SIPS Roof in Cornwall

Complex SIPS Roof in Flushing The last phase of our complex sips roof installed in Flushing, where the main roof was completed by our team last year and then we installed the last panels for the pool roof over oak framed trusses. A truly spectacular...

Padstow – SIPS & Oak Build

Padstow SIPS & Oak Build The client required SIPS panels for the roof and walls to be supplied and installed over a Douglas Fir frame by Carpenter Oak . The project was designed to fit in with and compliment the surrounding area. A challenging site...

Scorrier – Cottage Contemporary Extension

This was for a client that wanted a large contemporary SIPS extension on a cottage in Scorrier. Rationel windows and doors fitted and finished with Siberian Kiln Dried Larch cladding. The client was thrilled with the completed job, and complimented our installers on their hard...

Hayling Island Project

The self build movement is often seen as a niche area, with only the brave or foolhardy taking the plunge. Bissoe based company ‘Building with Frames’, is bringing homeowners’ dreams to life, introducing high levels of energy efficiency, saving as much as 90% of energy...

Bridgewater Somerset Project

Work begins on an exciting project up near Bridgewater, Somerset . BWF are constructing 5 blocks that consist of two dormitory pods and a bathroom pod set in a fabulous but challenging rural location in the Quantock Hills. The client / business received grant funding...

Gwel an Mor October 2018 – Next Phase of Residence Lodges

After the successful installation of the 10 lakeside lodges, BWF have started working on the next phase of Residence lodges….the first two SIPS built turnkey lodges will be ready for occupation for Christmas.        

Modular on the Move… BWF Truro

How we move a modular build from our BWF site near Truro Cornwall, and the careful positioning ready for our distribution company to drive to our clients location. #office #green #buildings #modular #spaces #timber Offsite Building Construction BWF based in Truro has achieved an off...

Next Phase of Landal Gwel an Mor has begun! September 2018

The start of the next seven turnkey luxury Residence lodges has began at Landal Gwel an Mor. Today we have installed two of the finished joisted floor cassettes on site and dispatched from our production unit prefabricated external SIPS walls and internal timber frame walls,...

Albi Court – St Austell

The clients brief for this “off site” project at St Austell consisted of ground works, alterations to services & preparing the site ready to install an engineered raft slab. Followed by the delivery, cranage and connections to the new offsite constructed SIPS building. Works include:...

Lakeside Lodges – Internals

    BWF have just handed over the 10 bespoke lake side lodges at Landal Gwel an Mor… Made off site and delivered by crane they have now all been connected to services, commissioned and signed off by building control . The lodges are fitted...

Offsite Building Construction.

BWF based in Truro has achieved an off site construction structure that meets building regulations. A project at the award winning 5* Landal Gwel an Mor ( recently winner of Visit England Best Holiday Park – Gold ) has required 10 luxury micro lodges with...

Finished Lodges on the Move

The first of 10 “turnkey” finished lodges en route to their final destination at award winning Landal Gwel an Mor. Building regulations compliant !! #GwelanMor #truro #BWF #turnkey #lodges #cladding #cornwall #offsiteconstruction

Tiger Lodge

BWF have completed one of our most unusual projects to date. “The Tiger lodge.” Set in the beautiful surroundings of Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve in Kent we have constructed a superb lodge overlooking the Tiger enclosure . As the web site describes this unique...

Offsite Micro Lodges

BWF Offsite Construction has manufactured & despatched the first of ten “Building Regulation Compliant” micro lodges from our fabrication unit. Finished to turnkey, these lodges are highly specked luxury accommodation and provide the perfect retreat for a couple. Inside this Thermowood D clad, 3.5 x...

Building Regulations Compliant Offsite Build Solutions

BWF produce “Building Regulations Compliant Off Site Build Solutions” Housing, Studios, Offices, Living Spaces & Holiday Parks #building #offsite #offices #livingspace #holidaypark #timber #clad #sips #cornwall #Truro

Accessible Accommodation in Somerset.

BWF were delighted to be able to offer this supply only package (to watertight) to a lady in Somerset who was looking for linked accommodation for a disabled relative. This building needed to offer an element of independent living but a connection to the main...

Bude – Granny Annex

Supply and erect of shell. Landing on a slab by others, BWF constructed this one bedroom/ bathroom / open plan living space. The build is constructed from super insulated 150 mm SIPS panels with a Glulam ridge beam. The internal roof is lined in Actis...

New Build – Whitecross Newquay

This was a supply and erect of timber frame by Building With Frames and we have gone on to manage the rest of the build works to complete the Project. This is a new build 2 bed home at White Cross near Newquay set in...

Marjons University—Plymouth 2017

Marjons University in Plymouth. Glulam beams which carry a SIPS frame arrived on site and were erected by the BWF team. The SIPS panels were then delivered the following week and a rapid on site build followed. These are the final pictures of the student...

Large Garden Room – Penryn Cornwall

Set in a stunning woodland location, this super insulated garden room was built on galvanized screw pile foundations, this allowed the build to be constructed with minimum mess on a sloping plot. With vertical kiln dried Siberian larch cladding and fabulous aluminium Vuelite sliding doors...

Hydrotherapy Garden Room – Poole Dorset

This is a work in progress SIPS Build in the heart of Dorset. Tucked away in a beautiful setting, BWF supplied a SIPS frame for the Hydrotherapy Pool. EPDM Rubber Roof System, Kiln Dried Siberian Larch cladding with Rational windows and doors. The internal SIPS...

Gwel an Mor 2017 Portreath Lodges- Work in Progress

This year’s phase at Gwel an Mor gets underway with 10 Eco luxury lodges being built. Super insulated SIPS shells with Thermowood D cladding combine with Air source heat pumps , underfloor heating and wood burners to create a super warm building. A huge 75...

Boscastle Frame – Rural Views.

A two week project based in Boscastle with SIPS frame shell only & internals & breather membrane. With some clever engineering we achieved a 7.4m span roof , which gave a 5m vaulted ceiling, with no visible supporting timbers internally Mono pitched roof with overhangs,...

Gwel an Mor Portreath. New Golf Range

BWF have added to the portfolio of work undertaken at Gwel an Mor, Portreath . The new golf range and fishing lake have opened with fantastic reviews and great excitement !                         The shop...

School Box – Newton Abbot, Devon – Learning Space

A school in Newton Abbot that had previously ordered a Garden Box for extra learning space, has just taken delivery of another ! A Micro Box was recently delivered by hiab and put into place, ready for use at the start of the new term...

SPRUCING YOUR HOME? Go to Newham Truro

(Article from Newham & The Port of Truro – THURSDAY 26TH OCTOBER, 2017) If you dream big when it comes to home build projects, then Building With Frames (BWF) is the place to visit. The company specialise in off- site construction, using timber frame and...

Clad or not to Clad

To Clad or Not to Clad? More and more houses are being Timber clad – whether the gable end of a 50’s bungalow or front elevation of a new build.

Refurbishment Retallack Resort & Spa completed

A refurbishment project at a local holiday resort. BWF installed a new gym room, reception/office, combined with a Farm Shop all to turn key.

West Polberro – St Agnes

Our current timber frame turnkey project in St Agnes moves on, with Lead faced metal finish to the gable end.

St Mawgan – SIPS extension & garden box

A SIPS extension in St Mawgan, Cornwall, with a rendered finish was completed by BWF to a full turnkey finish.

Launceston extension

A typical Cornish granite cottage underwent a substantial renovation and face lift extending the property with a pre-fabricated timber frame.

Pilates studio

A busy Pilates class moved from its rented space into the instructors garden making the most of a fabulous space in the garden.

Alverton school

Alverton school contracted BWF to build a full turn key classroom facility including separate toilets and cloakroom, replacing an old building.

Gwel an Mor – sales office

The existing cement board sales office at Gwel an Mor undergoes a contemporary revamp using Thermowood D cladding.

Helston garden box with rear storage

A fabulous garden room built with super insulated SIPS panels, this space had Alu Clad Rationel sliding doors on the end elevation.

Cladding Tresillian

We have another happy customer … the top section of this stunning home is clad in Kiln Dried Saw Falling Siberian Larch, profile 13.

Spectrum micro box

Another Micro Box Completed. Spectrum are very happy with the results and their service users are thrilled with an outdoor space they can use.

Perranporth, contemporary extension – stunning views

This turnkey SIPS project delivered a large extension with Alu Clad Rationale windows and was finished externally with Kiln Dried Siberian Larch Cladding.

Student accommodation Liverpool

This was one of our larger jobs. Five storey SIPS structure built in five weeks to deliver student accommodation in a restricted plot in Liverpool.