DIY & Self Build

These interactive design tools created by Swedish Wood allow you to explore design possibilities inside your home and provide detailed instructions for a wide range of projects in the garden – Scandi-style. Click on House or Garden – and start designing!

Wood. Configure your house. Enhance your Garden.

Styles and dimensions are indicative only. Talk to your local timber supplier for available sizes and profiles.Styles and dimensions are indicative only.

DIY Projects

Create your own stunning wood projects – click on the images below

Building a timber frame extension
Completed diy picnic bench
diy rose arch
DIY Bathroom Cabinet

Self Build

Building a timber frame extension

Many of these assets are courtesy of the Structural Timber Association whose site contains other useful information and links.

Timber Trade Topics

These topic sheets have been developed for builders, but will also be useful for DIY projects and Self Build.

Fire Door resistance testing
Cross-laminated timber CLT
Sheet Materials Plywood
Timber Cladding around window
Timber Cladding around window
timber species - Wooden Stair Case