Pierre Madic

 

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Material = Douglas Fir from Montage noir, transported to Rivel

 

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Left for 6 months then stripped of bark

 

Each maison fabrique sur measure

 

Picture = 180 sq m

 

8 months to assemble with electrical ducts in the wood

 

Client supplies windows and doors,

 

Disassembled and transported to site on camion

 

Furthest – 800 km foothills of the Alps

 

Takes 2 months to reassemble on concrete base prepared by client. Ll gaps filled with sheep / lamb’s wool

 

Timber treated for insects prior to assembly.

 

Sections are jointed and no pins used. Timber totally dried and settled uniformly after 3 years

 

Grass roof / terre, on top of birch supports which form an impermeable roof

 

The weight of the roof keeps the wood locked together no other mechanism used.

 

The timber is approx 300mm diameter. The unique property of wood is that the interior walls are at ambient temp of indoors. The ext walls are ambient outdoors.

 

No convection currents

 

écorce (d'un arbre):

 

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Insight guide

 

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Montsegur. Rennes le chateau,