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DLT Dowel Laminated Timber
Wood and organic materials

Two new options of mass timber panels

...CLT due to its speed of production and efficiency (10 to 20% more efficient than the CLT) Excellent resistance to fire. Disadvantages: A significant change in humidity may cause greater movement than with CLT panels The fibers are all oriented in the same direction, so the panels do not have the same shear ...

Which wood is best for framing timber frame construction in homes?
Wall assemblies - new construction

Lumber choices for wood frame construction - choosing timber for framing & building homes

...CLT) . Floor plates, structural columns, and exteriors will use wood materials. Cross-laminated timber is stable and Green especially if FSC approved Cross-laminated timber (CLT) CLT is manufactured using many sheets of wood stacked on top of each other and then glued together. Each layer is oriented crossw...

The Top Twelve Green Building Trends for 2020
Planning and Design

Find out what's trending in 2020 for Green Home Construction

...CLT) and Mass Timber Panels are more frequently replacing metal and solid wood as structural beams in buildings and homes , or so it would seem in the circles where we travel. This is a great trend towards preserving natural resources and old growth trees, as Mass Timber Panels are made from post-industrial waste wood ...