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Materials and Methods in Building Construction : Wood

Materials and Methods in Building Construction : Wood as a material in construction. Types of wood – Natural, hard and softwood. Defects in timber. Seasoning techniques and preservation of timber. Usages of timber in doors, windows and roofs. Timber as a structural material.

Architecture Design (Villa Design) by Sofia Hussain

The project was to design a house for yourself through which space and nature of space can be studied. We learnt about positive and negative space – Architectural drawings consisting of plan, elevations and sections. Giving an identity to the build form through the use of geometry and materials.