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Wood Slat Wall modern-bedroom
 

Wood Slat Wall

A view towards the wood slat wall separating the bedroom form the new bath
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March 3, 2013
sandylanez wrote:
Curious about the dark rods - I love the rhythm of all the elements in this room, I noticed the rods intersecting the wood between the glass panes, are these added for visual interest or are they serving another (structural) purpose also?
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They replaced the wood collar ties, which are beams that resist the roof's potential to "kick out". Since they are in tension only, a thin bar or cable can be used. An engineer must OK it obviously.
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