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Exterior timber cladding: design, installation and performance.

Davies, Ivor; Wood, John

Authors

John Wood



Abstract

Designing timber facades presents technical challenges such as durability, weathering, dimensional change, corrosion, wind resistance and fire safety demand high standard practice in terms of design, construction and maintenance for these to be successful.


The objective of this book is to develop evidence-based construction details and associated guidance to achieve the best results from timber cladded facades. Through more than 190 pages, the authors provide a deep insight into timber cladding.

Book Type Authored Book
Publication Date 2010
Deposit Date Apr 17, 2014
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Book Title Exterior timber cladding: design, installation and performance.
ISBN 978-1-904320-04-3
Keywords Timber facades; design; construction; timber cladding;
Public URL http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/6817