Emergency Shelter: Housing for the Age of Mass Displacement – Archinect


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Emergency Shelter: Housing for the Age of Mass Displacement
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Hex Houses are constructed of structural insulated panels supported by either a steel or wood structural frame—common in US homebuilding—and can last up to 50 years with sufficient maintenance. When an increased density of homes are required, Sallam …

Emergency Shelter: Housing for the Age of Mass Displacement – Archinect

Emergency Shelter: Housing for the Age of Mass Displacement
Archinect
Hex Houses are constructed of structural insulated panels supported by either a steel or wood structural frame—common in US homebuilding—and can last up to 50 years with sufficient maintenance. When an increased density of homes are required, Sallam …

East Hampton’s ‘Driftwood House’ employs traditional Japanese charred wood techniques – 6Sqft (blog)


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East Hampton's 'Driftwood House' employs traditional Japanese charred wood techniques
6Sqft (blog)
They also took precaution against similar issues by making the new exterior walls from Structural Insulated Panels clad with charred cypress boards. This traditional Japanese Shou-Sugi-Ban technique of charring the wood creates a permanent shield

East Hampton’s ‘Driftwood House’ employs traditional Japanese charred wood techniques – 6Sqft (blog)


6Sqft (blog)

East Hampton's 'Driftwood House' employs traditional Japanese charred wood techniques
6Sqft (blog)
They also took precaution against similar issues by making the new exterior walls from Structural Insulated Panels clad with charred cypress boards. This traditional Japanese Shou-Sugi-Ban technique of charring the wood creates a permanent shield