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Cost Advantages of Building Wood Structures

Wood offers advantages in terms of material, construction and environmental costs.

Panel of wood held up by crane
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Panel of wood held up by crane

Wood is easy to use, fast to erect and workers can quickly learn wood construction techniques. In addition, when considered over its lifetime, wood performs better than alternative materials in terms of embodied energy, air and water pollution, and carbon footprint. In this video, hear from experts why wood is the building material of choice for both cost and quality.

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