Environmental Policy


At Solo Timber Frame, we are committed to creating homes and premises of the highest quality with environmental and energy efficiency at their core. Our dedication to sustainability is reflected in every aspect of our operations, from the sourcing of materials to the construction practices we employ. This policy outlines our commitment to environmental stewardship and our strategies for achieving our environmental goals.

Core Values and Objectives

Quality and Efficiency: Our primary objective is to deliver superior quality homes and premises that incorporate advanced environmental and energy-efficient designs.

Sustainability: We strive to minimise our environmental impact through responsible sourcing, waste reduction, and efficient use of resources.

Operational Practices

Sustainable Sourcing: All our timber is FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) accredited, ensuring it comes from responsibly managed forests that provide environmental, social, and economic benefits.

Waste Management: We aim to reuse waste timber wherever possible, reducing the amount of waste sent to landfill and promoting a circular economy.

Energy Use and Emissions

Minimising Emissions: We implement practices to minimise energy use and emissions on our construction sites, prioritising energy-efficient processes and technologies.

Renewable Energy: Whenever feasible, we utilise renewable energy sources to power our operations and reduce our carbon footprint.

Waste Management

Recycling and Reuse: Our waste management practices focus on recycling and reusing materials to the greatest extent possible. We are committed to reducing the overall waste generated by our projects.

Water Use

Water Efficiency: We employ water-saving technologies and practices to manage water usage on our construction sites, aiming to conserve this valuable resource.

Employee and Subcontractor Engagement

Standards for Suppliers and Subcontractors: We demand the same high environmental standards from our suppliers and subcontractors, ensuring that our entire supply chain is committed to sustainability.

Training and Incentives: We engage our employees and subcontractors in our environmental initiatives through training programs and incentives, fostering a culture of environmental responsibility.

Community and Client Engagement

Transparent Communication: We communicate our environmental efforts to clients and the local community, promoting awareness and encouraging collaboration in achieving our sustainability goals.

Community Involvement: We actively involve the community in our environmental initiatives, creating partnerships that benefit both the environment and the local area.

Compliance and Continuous Improvement

Regulatory Compliance: We stay abreast of the latest environmental regulations and standards, ensuring that we implement them as soon as possible.

Continuous Improvement: We are committed to continuously monitoring and improving our environmental performance, seeking new ways to enhance our sustainability efforts.


Solo Timber Frame is dedicated to building a sustainable future. By integrating environmental considerations into all aspects of our business, we aim to create lasting value for our clients, our community, and the environment. We invite our staff, suppliers, subcontractors, and clients to join us in this commitment to environmental excellence.