Timber Frame

We have a dedicated team of engineers who specialise in timber frame building design. Our experienced engineers provide design services for leading timber frame manufacturers using CAD and our own in-house design software. We have designed timber frame buildings up 7 storeys in height and specialise in buildings for apartments, hotels and other institutions.

Our design service ranges from preliminary advice and assistance for developers regarding the feasibility of using timber frame structures on a development, to detailed structural design for frame manufacturers.


  • Design for timber frame manufacturers, self-builders and developers
  • Bespoke single dwellings
  • Commercial buildings
  • Glulam structures
  • Oak
  • Engineered Timber
  • Hybrid buildings
  • if we…

    ….need to think about a problem differently to achieve the right outcome, we do it!

    Altus Seafront Apartments

    Apartment blocks and houses facing the Bristol estuary seafront

    Baxter Green

    Development of high quality detached houses in the Bramcote area of Nottingham.

    Stoney Stafford

    A bespoke timber framed residential property.

    A message from Thomas Consulting

    2021 - Merger Finalised

    Thomas Consulting are delighted to announce that over the spring period we have finalised a merger with the structural arm of Carr Faulkner Associates Ltd (CFA Structures Ltd).

    CFA Structures Ltd, is a highly regarded structural engineering practice based in Chorley, Lancashire.

    The merger will  enhance Thomas Consulting’s already strong reputation within the industry for providing technical services, construction guidance,

    and general Civil Engineering services UK wide.

    The Carr Faulkner office in Chorley town centre has now closed, all future works will take the Thomas Consulting name.

    All the staff at the time of the merger have been retained, with former director Howard Faulkner joining Thomas Consulting as a consultant at the Buckshaw Village office.

    Should you need to contact any member of our team the following numbers are available during working hours of 9am - 5pm Monday - Friday

    01743 237940 (Shrewsbury), 01772 299040 (Chorley) and 01524 846022 (Lancaster)