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Japanese bath: ofuro, furako, features and examples
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Each country has its own historically formed traditions. Features of the Japanese bath are associated
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Cracks in logs: causes and methods of struggle
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Immediately, we note that the appearance of cracks in drying out logs is inevitable. Any wood decreases
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How to assemble a log house
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Log house – this is a spatial supporting structure from stacked “crowns”.
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How American private houses differ from Russian ones
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Let’s start with the construction process. The technology adopted in the USA involves the construction
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How to protect a house near a road or railroad from vibration
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Admit it, none of us would like to be a tenant in a house located ten meters from the railway or a busy highway.
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How a castle is built using medieval technologies in France in the 21st century
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The castle was named Guedelon (Guedelon), they build it in Burgundy. The construction site was provided
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Residential building from an old wooden barn
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There is an interesting project for the restoration of old frame buildings from the 18th and 19th century.
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Lining board for a log house – why is it needed, method of installation
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The underlay board has been used as a timber protection for a long time. Perhaps that is why disputes
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DIY yurt – step by step instructions
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We touched upon the history of the yurt when we wrote about prehistoric architecture. However, now we
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Renovation and reconstruction of an old house built in 1887
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This is how this old house looked like until they started to renovate it. The building is, of course
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Balcony in a private house: pros, cons, examples
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According to experts, architects and builders, the balcony is the part of the house that you can do without.
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Russian hut – photo selection
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Initially, all huts were log cabins. Our ancestors built from what was at hand, and there were always
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