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Cordwood Building: The State of the Art by Rob Roy

 
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Book Summary

In this book, Rob Roy brings together articles from experts in cordwood buildings. They talk about the history of building with log-ends, building techniques, examples around the world, and code considerations.

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Burra,
Is there a difference between cordwood building and cordwood MASONRY building?
Thanks,
Gani
 
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gani et se wrote:
Is there a difference between cordwood building and cordwood MASONRY building?
Gani



I think cordwood masonry is when cement is used in the mortar. It's also possible to use cob, but Rob Roy generally recommends using cement.
 
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