Timber frame structure design and construction in Scotland
Ma Yanjing;School of civil engineering, Nantong Vocational University;
Timber frame construction is widely used in housing projects in Scotland. It is due to the advantages in design, construction,decoration and alteration and the local climate and geotechnical characters. With reference to local timber manufacturer and projects of local builders, the article introduces the design of timber frame houses, construction of foundation, timber frame, wall panel, roof and ancillary facilities and its advantages in construction duration, cost, environmental protection and other aspects to provide references for promotion and de-velopment of modern timber frame houses in China.
【CateGory Index】： TU366.2;TU759