CONSTRUCTIONS BASED ON WOOD AS AN ECOLOGICAL AND ENERGY-SAVING TECHNOLOGY

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Technical University of Košice
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Technical University of Košice

Not only the ecological aspects of the construction projects, but also the energy savings and efficient construction solutions are currently a very discussed topic. In spite of still persisting prejudices against timber-based structures within our region Slovak Republic, wood-based construction systems are gradually beginning to assert themselves in the construction market. Because modern-minded investors and users are beginning to realize especially the ecological dimension of wood-based buildings. Of course, wood-based structures also have many other advantages and disadvantages. Therefore, the aim of this manuscript is to present selected aspects of real wood-based constructions in terms of energy performance of projects in the use phase.

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