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Timber for Building: Turning Trees into Houses

Handbook / Manual

By: Andy Reynolds (Author)

179 pages, b/w photos

Low-Impact Living Initiative

Paperback | Jul 2014 | #221364 | ISBN-13: 9780956675187
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NHBS Price: £11.95 $15/€14 approx

About this book

From growing trees, through felling them, to selecting appropriate round wood and species for the tasks you have in mind, Andy Reynolds brings a lifetime of experience in forestry, carpentry and innovative thinking to timber for building. He explains how to efficiently convert your chosen wood to usable timber and get the best out of your equipment, before outlining different drying methods and taking you on to preparing the timber for your particular project. Extensively illustrated, timber for building provides a unique resource.


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