Search and view case studies of single and multi-dwelling residential buildings that feature timber in an innovative mix of structural, exterior and interior applications, highlighting the versatility of timber for residential building design.
It doesn’t take long to realise that one of the most avant-garde and satirical designers in Australasia actually has a rather introverted and reclusive personality
This home just off the coast from Melbourne has many unique features – not least its history as a chicory kiln and the reuse of an artwork as ceiling lining.
The Residential Care Home in Graz, Austria, creates a bright, natural atmosphere through extensive wood construction.
A new pavilion in an existing complex, the Mountain Home has a warm interior to encourage family life.
The Buddhist Monastery in Stoakes Valley is designed to cater for large numbers, teaching and habitation and is very sustainable with the mainly wooden construction.
Based on the traditional 'bach', the Tsunami Apartments provide modern beachside living.
Prefab and Prefabricated Eco Homes Australia: ARkit’s timber kit homes change the way we think about sustainable building and living.
Like so many designers from the North American West Coast, with its abundant Douglas fir and western red cedar forests, Keith Baker requires no encouragement to use timber and nor, he says, do most of his clients.
The construction detailing captures the beauty of natural materials through craftsmanship. Structure and materials are revealed and the form reduced to essential elements.
In 2000 a violent storm broke up a ship off the North West coast of the US, a wreck that had been submerged for 80 yrs presenting architects Miller/Hull Partnership of Seattle with the opportunity to use its cargo of Douglas fir in a huge home of 930 m2.
Showcasing the typical burnt-cedar cladding, the Barn House extension is a modern building that nonetheless sits comfortably within the traditional structures of the area.
A centre for scientific research, the MAF Building is designed with sustainability kept well in mind.