Here at Terry Waters French Polishing we are always looking for the latest developments in wood. The KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden have created a transparent wood that could be mass produced and could potentially replace traditional glass in windows, façades and solar panels.
Wood has always been easy to shape and simple to construct. Wooden buildings are more sustainable than they have ever been and are a perfect insulator against the elements. The introduction of engineered wood is becoming more widespread. Engineered timber is establishing itself as a quicker, greener alternative to steel or concrete. A resurgent housing