Wood Magazine 1/2019

Theme for this issue are wooden homes. A variety of resident surveys show that people want wood in their homes, particularly in visible surfaces. Solid wood construction is finally making this a reality. Adding wood surfaces to other types of apartment production, not just solid wood construction, would also be relatively easy. It is a bit of a shame that it is not common practice. Resident surveys show that such wood surfaces would be more than enough to fulfil most people’s wishes. According to the surveys, the material used in the building framework itself is not of particular importance to residents.

Read online: https://proofer.faktor.fi/epaper/Puu119/



5 Wood makes the home


6 Current news


14 Puukuokka Block | OOPEAA Office for Peripheral Architecture
22 As Oy Trekoli | Arkkitehdit Rudanko + Kankkunen Oy
30 Kuninkaantammi wooden apartment buildings | ARK-House arkkitehdit Oy
36 House Schildt | POOK Arkkitehtitoimisto Oy
42 As Oy Laajasalon Greija | Woodberg Oy


50 Mjøstårnet | Voll Arkitekter AS


56 How to use wood to build good living?
60 CLT intermediate floors with aggregate and the new requirements for building sound environments
66 Research on framing solutions and home ownership of wood apartment buildings in Finland
72 Adhesives in wood construction


78 Apartment building area in Kuokkala Jyväskylä


84 A dedicated foundation for increasing the value of wood processing
86 Credits


  • Tikkurila Oyj
  • Osmo Color
  • Svarvars
  • Messurakenne Oy
  • Sewatek Oy
  • A-Insinöörit
  • Oy Crosslam Kuhmo Ltd
  • Kuninkaankylän Puurakentajat Oy
  • M.A.D.
  • Forum Wood Building Nordic 2019
  • Lauta Oy
  • Rotho Blaas Srl
  • JELD-WEN Suomi Oy