Glued laminated timber is considered one of the best materials for building houses. Thanks to the technological features of its production, we have at the output of a unique mother, preserving the advantages of wood such as high insulation and low thermal conductivity. At the same time and add their own individual benefits: the minimum rate of shrinkage (1%). Achieving such a measure is possible only because production of laminated veneer lumber made by gluing dried thoroughly slats. Number of lamellae in a single rod can be different: from 2 to 6. The minimum size of the cross section of the laminated board is 160 mm, the maximum is about 280 mm. This thickness of the material allows, in some cases not to use extra insulation. However, professional builders are still advised not to abandon it when building a house for a permanent year-round residence.
In this case, the recommended size of the cross section of laminated veneer lumber for these houses should be no less than 200 mm. In the case of the construction of summer homes, lateral section may not be less than 160 mm. Glued laminated timber – a material that does not require an additional trim. Beautiful polished smooth surface of the wooden beams will create a unique individual interior of your home. Log houses – one of the most advanced areas of construction in recent years. It is experiencing rapid growth and development. And, despite the high cost of material, quantity constructed from the his house is constantly increasing.