The Modern Timber House in the UK highlights the many facets of timber technology being applied in construction today and the ways in which these have impacted upon the design of housing. The book explores the application of these technologies in almost 100 houses and housing projects built during the years 2007-17, a decade that, despite major national and international economic challenges, also witnessed a widespread expansion of interest amongst architects, engineers and other construction professionals in timbers unmatched sustainability credentials and new technical possibilities. This is an exciting time to be designing with wood and The Modern Timber House in the UK.
Author: Peter Wilson
Publisher: Arcamedia Ltd
Publication date: September 2017