The following publications include a range of useful design guides and span tables from WoodSolutions and other industry bodies.

Installation Guides

To maximize the service life of timber products a series of installation guides have been produced to provide designers with an understanding of planning requirements when using timber in construction and offer installers information that ensures correct installation to maximize the service life of the products. 

Technical Design Guides

A number of design guides have been developed to provide designers with the information necessary to maximize the aesthetic and technical performance of timber and assist with the development of constructions and products that conform to the required standards through out Australia.

Environmental Product Declarations

An environmental product declaration (EPD) is a standardised and verified way of quantifying the environmental impacts of a product based on a consistent set of rules that have been developed through an extensive stakeholder consultation process.

   Other Publications


Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) Handbook

Cross laminated timber (CLT) offers many advantages to designers and builders. It is increasingly used in multi-storey structures worldwide. Download the free WoodSolutions Handbook.

R-Values for Timber Framed Building Elements

A handy eighty page reference for achitects, building designers or anyone requiring R-values of common timber framed structures. Download a free copy of R-values for Timber-framed Building Elements


View the archived collection of WoodSolutions newsletters