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Timber buildings.

Timber buildings.

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Published by Timber Development Association] in [London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Building, Wooden

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTimber Development Association, London
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH1101 F3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17106466M

    Travel the world to investigate one of the greatest renaissances in architecture: wood. How has this elemental material come to steal the show at luxury hot spring structures and cutting-edge urban renewal schemes? With projects from China, Chile, and everywhere in between, this global survey explores the technical, environmental, and Category: Books > Architecture & Design. About Discovering Timber-framed Buildings. This book looks behind the common image of 'black and white' houses, showing how timber buildings were built . This article is reproduced from The Building Conservation Directory, Author. RICHARD HARRIS is Museum Director of the Weald & Downland Open Air 23 years he was responsible for the research and interpretation of the timber-framed buildings which form the core of the museum, and his book Discovering Timber-Framed Buildings (Shire Publications, ) .


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The wooden wall framing — studs, cross beams, and braces — are exposed to the outside, and the spaces between the wooden timbers are filled with plaster, brick, or stone.