More and more developers are incorporating wood into single-family homes, commercial offices, and high-rises, than ever before. And for good reason, wood provides functional, cost-saving, and environmental benefits.
But perhaps the biggest benefit of wood is its style and aesthetics. Designers love to use wood because it offers a much more natural feel compared to metals or concrete.
Furthermore, using wood for tall construction projects provides an incredible wealth of opportunities to be creative, as the material can be carved and shaped in many different ways.
Another reason why wood is so aesthetically pleasing is that it comes in different sizes, colors, and grains. This means that wood can be creatively incorporated into any design, and it will always look different.
Wood is also economically friendly. Wood can be a very cost-effective choice of material to build homes or offices. These are some of the primary reasons why wood is so popular in single-family homes as well as commercial offices and high-rises. It is truly one of the most flexible options for designers.
And while aesthetics and cost savings are important, tall construction projects using wood also greatly reduce the waste generated by new construction buildings. This means that wood is not only great for the environment but also provides a much more aesthetically pleasing design than metal.
If you are curious about the potential of wood for new development, contact Seagate Structures today. Our team specializes in tall wood construction, and we are excited to get help with any new project.
Seagate Mass Timber is leading the revolution in “Big Wood” being used in all areas of construction. Seagate has offices in British Columbia, Canada, and the US in Washington state.
If you have any questions about this article or would like to talk to us about your construction project, please call us at (604) 529-7685.