Kōrero: Building materials

Light timber framing

Light timber framing

The most common method of building New Zealand houses has been light timber framing. The technique forms the walls, floor and roof of many houses.

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Jeremy Salmond, 'Building materials - Early houses', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/25090/light-timber-framing (accessed 25 January 2020)

He kōrero nā Jeremy Salmond, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010