Introducing the BISF House: A Detailed Look at the Innovative Steel Framed System Constructed in England

Introducing the BISF House: A Detailed Look at the Innovative Steel Framed System Constructed in England

Introduction Our journey begins with a remarkable feat of British innovation in housing construction—the BISF House. This unique steel-framed dwelling, named after the British Iron and Steel Federation (BISF), represents a significant chapter in England’s post-war architectural history. The BISF House is not just a house; it’s a testament to the resilience and resourcefulness of […]

20th Century Steel Framed House Models in Britain

Welcome to a deep dive into the fascinating world of steel frame houses in 20th-century Britain. From the 1940s to the 1970s, these resilient structures popped up throughout the country, offering innovative solutions to housing demands of the time. This guide will take you through an exploration of the key manufacturers and models that made […]

Spotting the Major Red Flags on Steel Framed Properties

Steel framed buildings have a rich history and crucial role in shaping the UK’s architectural landscape. The first use of steel in construction can be traced back to the late 18th century during the Industrial Revolution. During this period, iron and steel became readily available and revolutionised the way buildings were designed and constructed. However, […]

Discovering the Trusteel 3M

Introduction to Trusteel 3M and Steel Framed Housing Welcome to our deep-dive into the world of steel-framed housing, setting our sights firmly on the Trusteel 3M. This blog post will guide you through the fascinating history and unique characteristics of this popular type of non-traditional housing, highlighting its distinguishing features, construction methodology, and ways to […]

About the Trusteel MKII

Introduction to Trusteel MKII The Trusteel MKII, also known as Minox or Trusteel, is a model of steel-framed house that holds a significant place in the history of British architecture. Manufactured by Trusteel Corporation (Universal) Ltd, these houses were predominantly built between 1946 and 1966. The Trusteel MKII model was the brainchild of designer C.R.Stapleford, […]

Welcome to Steel Frame Repairs

Hello and welcome to the official blog of Steel Frame Repairs – the number one specialist in steel frame repairs across the nation. For the past two decades, we’ve been solving problems for homeowners with non-traditional properties and offering unmatched structural solutions. This is the platform where we’ll connect directly with you, share our knowledge, […]

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