• Timber Trends: 7 To Watch for 2020

    1 month ago - By Arch Daily

    The TallWood House at Brock Commons / Acton Ostry Architects & Hermann Kaufmann Architekten. Image © Pollux Chung /courtesy of Seagate Structures
    The history of timber construction stretches back as far as the Neolithic period, or potentially even earlier, when humans first began using wood to build shelters from the elements. The appearance of the first polished stone tools, such as knives and axes, then made wood handling more efficient and precise, increasing the thickness of wood sections and their resistance. Over the decades, the rustic appearance of these early constructions became...
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