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Sagan / Piechota Architecture
Bedroom
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resistant to termites and decay, and thus stands up well to the marine climate.
The gorgeous floors are fashioned from Cumaru, a tough and dense wood imported from Brazil that has a wavy, course texture. Because of its density, Cumaru is very resistant to termites and decay, and thus stands up well
Cumaru, a tough and dense wood imported from Brazil that has a wavy, course texture. Because of its density, Cumaru is very resistant to termites and decay, and thus stands up well to the marine climate.
Cumaru, a tough and dense wood imported from Brazil that has a wavy, course texture. Because of its density, Cumaru is very resistant to termites and decay, and thus stands up well to the marine climate
“Carmel, California” — suzannewei
Estes/Twombly Architects, Inc.
2 Reviews
Field House
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resource is the list published by the USDA Forest Products Lab. It classifies native U.S. woods into categories depending on their natural resistance to decay.
USDA Forest Products Lab classified list of woods resistance to decay
natural resistance to decay. I’ve supplemented the list with a few tropical hardwoods, as they’re often even more well suited to resisting decay, given their natural growth environment.Pressure-treated wood, by way of comparison, relies on a pressurized bath of chemicals to prevent decay over time. Natural
“Sliding garage door” — klazina24
Union Studio, Architecture & Community Design
Sandbar Residence
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natural resistance to decay. I’ve supplemented the list with a few tropical hardwoods, as they’re often even more well suited to resisting decay, given their natural growth environment. Pressure-treated wood, by way of comparison, relies on a pressurized bath of chemicals to prevent decay over time. Natural
resistant, black locust isn’t widely grown for commercial lumber harvesting, and the milling of it dulls saw blades quickly. And many of the highly desired decay-resistant woods are tropical hardwoods whose forests face environmentally devastating harvesting practices. Seek out wood certified by the Forest S
“like the cottage feel with modern styling like the wire railing around porch” — cbethridge
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Francis Dzikowski Photography Inc.
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Park Hill House
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Plants growing on a wooden trellis will contribute to the wood’s rotting over time, because the plants trap moisture and open the wood up to decay. However, a wooden trellis can have a cottage-garden-style look that is not achievable with a metal trellis. Twining-type vines that wrap around structures
Trellises. Plants growing on a wooden trellis will contribute to the wood’s rotting over time, because the plants trap moisture and open the wood up to decay. However, a wooden trellis can have a cottage-garden-style look that is not achievable with a metal trellis. Twining-type vines that wrap around structures
Trellises. Plants growing on a wooden trellis will contribute to the wood’s rotting over time, because the plants trap moisture and open the wood up to decay. However, a wooden trellis can have a cottage-garden-style look that is not achievable with a metal trellis. Twining-type vines that wrap around structures
“Trellis” — conway750
Southview Design
15 Reviews
Meet You At the Fire Pit
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natural resistance to decay, wet conditions, and insect
The wood on the stairs is Ipe wood - prized for its durability, strength, and its natural resistance to decay, wet conditions, and insect infestation
“decking colour” — lou685
Bates Masi Architects LLC
1 Review
Genius Loci
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shell will continue to fade and dull, but will remain durable and intact, as the architect has selected two species known for their resistance to decay. Other elements, such as the bluestone and concrete, will acquire a natural patina over time as well. I find this an interesting dialogue, the struggle
shell will continue to fade and dull, but will remain durable and intact, as the architect has selected two species known for their resistance to decay.
shell will continue to fade and dull, but will remain durable and intact, as the architect has selected two species known for their resistance to decay.Other elements, such as the bluestone and concrete, will acquire a natural patina over time as well. I find this an interesting dialogue, the struggle
“wood” — mansweater
Rikki Snyder
5 Reviews
North and South Terraces: Gunn Landscape Architecture and Vert Gardens
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Part of the terrace is planted with stumperies. "It's an English concept that features naturalized decayed gardens,
"Stumperies" - using natural decay for interest in the garden.
Part of the terrace is planted with stumperies. "It's an English concept that features naturalized decayed gardens," says designer Alec Gunn. "I thought it was an interesting contrast with the urban environment."
Part of the terrace is planted with stumperies. "It's an English concept that features naturalized decayed gardens," says designer Alec Gunn. "I thought it was an interesting contrast with the urban environment."
“defined green space on stark plaza” — Philip Friedman
Hugh Lofting Timber Framing, Inc.
1 Review
Tree House
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allowing the tree to expand and grow over time without affecting the tree house. Each bolt fastened to the tree is stainless steel, which won't decay inside the tree. "This tree house has been designed to last for the long haul. If it's preserved every four to five years with a good exterior sealer
forth, allowing the tree to expand and grow over time without affecting the tree house. Each bolt fastened to the tree is stainless steel, which won't decay inside the tree.
forth, allowing the tree to expand and grow over time without affecting the tree house. Each bolt fastened to the tree is stainless steel, which won't decay inside the tree. "This tree house has been designed to last for the long haul. If it's preserved every four to five years with a good exterior sealer
“Little loft” — sydney2314
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