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21 Detailed Construction Sections for Wood Structures

21 Detailed Construction Sections for Wood Structures
21 Detailed Construction Sections for Wood Structures, © Cristobal Palma / Estudio Palma
© Cristobal Palma / Estudio Palma

Wood is one of the oldest materials that man has used to build their homes and take refuge from the weather. Wood does not only fulfill a structural function -being highly resistant to earthquakes-, but it also provides interior thermal comfort, as well as adding a warm look and feel to a building, while easily adapting to natural environments.

Below find 21 construction sections for wood structures using the material in incredible ways.

+Guest House / AATA Associates

© impulsando.com
© impulsando.com
Guest house / AATA Associates
Guest house / AATA Associates

+ School Villa El Palqui / José Cruz & Associates

© Juan Purcell y Ana Turell
© Juan Purcell y Ana Turell
School Villa El Palqui / José Cruz & Associates
School Villa El Palqui / José Cruz & Associates

+ Tacna Hill Beach House / dRN Architects

© Felipe Camus
© Felipe Camus
Tacna Hill House / dRN Architects
Tacna Hill House / dRN Architects

+ BIP Computers / Alberto Mozó

© Cristobal Palma / Estudio Palma
© Cristobal Palma / Estudio Palma
BIP Computers / Alberto Mozó
BIP Computers / Alberto Mozó

+ Los Canteros Mountain Refuge / dRN Architects

© Felipe Camus
© Felipe Camus
Los Canteros Refuge / dRN Architects
Los Canteros Refuge / dRN Architects

+ House in Pirque / 332 Architects

Courtesy of 332 Architects
Courtesy of 332 Architects
House in Pirque / 332 Arquitectos
House in Pirque / 332 Arquitectos

+ La Baita Lodge / Gubbins Architects, Polidura + Talhouk Architects

© Pedro Gubbins, Gonzalo Puga, Polidura + Talhouk Arq
© Pedro Gubbins, Gonzalo Puga, Polidura + Talhouk Arq
La Baita Lodge / Gubbins Arquitectos, Polidura + Talhouk Arquitectos
La Baita Lodge / Gubbins Arquitectos, Polidura + Talhouk Arquitectos

+ Tunquen House / Elton + Leniz – Alvaro Ramirez

© Natalia Vial
© Natalia Vial
Tunquén House / Elton + Leniz - Alvaro Ramírez
Tunquén House / Elton + Leniz - Alvaro Ramírez

+ Roof House / Tezuka Architects

© Katsuhisa Kida / FOTOTECA
© Katsuhisa Kida / FOTOTECA
Roof House (Casa Techo)  Tezuka Architects
Roof House (Casa Techo) Tezuka Architects

+ Refuge in Patagonia / Armando Montero & Diego Labbé

© Armando Montero
© Armando Montero
The Guide's Refuge in Melimoyu / Armando Montero & Diego Labbé
The Guide's Refuge in Melimoyu / Armando Montero & Diego Labbé

+ The House on Pochoco Hill / Carreño Sartori Architects

© Mario Carreño Zunino
© Mario Carreño Zunino
The House on Pochoco Hill / Carreño Sartori Architects
The House on Pochoco Hill / Carreño Sartori Architects

+ Irma Cabezas Cabin / Diego Mendoza Valenzuela

© Diego Mendoza
© Diego Mendoza
Irma Cabezas Cabin / Diego Mendoza Valenzuela
Irma Cabezas Cabin / Diego Mendoza Valenzuela

+ Maintencillo House / Jonas Retamal

Courtesy of Jonas Retamal
Courtesy of Jonas Retamal
Maitencillo House / Jonas Retamal
Maitencillo House / Jonas Retamal

+ Morerava Cabins / AATA Architects

 © AATA Architects
© AATA Architects
Morerava Cabins / AATA Arquitectos
Morerava Cabins / AATA Arquitectos

+ Sauna in Ranco / Panorama

© Panorama
© Panorama
Ranco Lake Sauna / Panorama
Ranco Lake Sauna / Panorama

+ Gauayacán House / Matias Ruiz Malbran

© Matias Ruiz M
© Matias Ruiz M
Guayacán House / Matias Ruiz Malbran
Guayacán House / Matias Ruiz Malbran

+ Dock House / ARQUIpielago

© Stefan Bartulin Cortese
© Stefan Bartulin Cortese
Dock House / ARQUIpielago
Dock House / ARQUIpielago

+ House in Tunquen / OFArquitectos (In construction)

© OFArquitectos
© OFArquitectos
House in Tunquen / OFArquitectos (In construction)
House in Tunquen / OFArquitectos (In construction)

+ House in Curacaví / Sebastián Bravo (In construction)

© Sebastián Bravo
© Sebastián Bravo
House in Curacaví / Sebastián Bravo (In construction)
House in Curacaví / Sebastián Bravo (In construction)

+ San Francisco Javier School / Martin Hurtado Covarrubias & Sergio Quintana Felice Arquitectos Asociados

Courtesy of Martín Hurtado Architects
Courtesy of Martín Hurtado Architects
San Francisco Javier School / Martin Hurtado Covarrubias & Sergio Quintana Felice Arquitectos Asociados
San Francisco Javier School / Martin Hurtado Covarrubias & Sergio Quintana Felice Arquitectos Asociados

+ Prototypes of Traiguén Housing / The Architects Center for Innovation and Development of Wood CORMA-UC: Paula Martínez and Rodrigo Cepeda

Courtesy of  Center for Innovation and Development of Wood Corma UC
Courtesy of Center for Innovation and Development of Wood Corma UC
Prototypes of Traiguén Housing The Architects Center for Innovation and Development of Wood CORMA-UC / Paula Martínez y Rodrigo Cepeda
Prototypes of Traiguén Housing The Architects Center for Innovation and Development of Wood CORMA-UC / Paula Martínez y Rodrigo Cepeda

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José Tomás Franco
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Cite: Franco, José Tomás. "21 Detailed Construction Sections for Wood Structures" [En Detalle: Cortes Constructivos / Estructuras de Madera] 04 Mar 2018. ArchDaily. (Trans. Gosselin, Marina) Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/889466/21-detailed-construction-sections-for-wood-structures/> ISSN 0719-8884
© Cristobal Palma / Estudio Palma

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