Where does your frame come from?

When choosing building materials it is important to think about where they come from. You can’t replant the ore and rocks extracted from the planet for steel and concrete but with certified wood you can guarantee a tree is replanted. Certified forest plantations plant...

FTMA Housing Update #11

Timber prices will remain high in 2022 Here’s why Prepared by IndustryEdge, November 2021 For some time now, every public conversation about houses has included discussion of timber prices. The entire nation has an opinion about housing markets and by proxy,...

Multinail Day 2022

There is a rising wave of optimism emerging across Australia with severely locked down states shaking off the enforced constraints and accelerating towards a new normal of thriving economic activity and restriction free travel across the country. And all this is...

Carbon Warrior – Creating a Greener Future

Introducing Carbon Warrior – a project created by the Frame and Truss Manufacturers Association of Australia (FTMA) to help tackle the fight against climate change. Together, building operations and construction account for nearly 40% of global energy-related...