Wood is a very durable material both for homes and comercial buildings. When properly looked after it can last hundreds of years (e.g. old wooden churches)
There are often erroneous opinions that we shouldn’t use so much timber, as this is associated with deforestation. This is not true if the wood is obtained only from sustainable, certified crops. Check what are the advantages of wood:
How to check if wood has been harvested in a good way for the environment?
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Read my post 'Wood certificates'.
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SAVAGAYA / Natalia Szyk-Trocha