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Quake Victims Offered Easy-To-Build Wood Structures


Offbeat  (tags: wooden house, displaced people, warmth of wood, temporary housing, Great East Japan Earthquake, easy-to-build, reuse )

Naoko
- 1276 days ago - asahi.com
A maker of wooden furniture and houses is proposing easy-to-build temporary structures with the warmth of wood for people displaced by the March 11 Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami.



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Sue Matheson (74)
Thursday May 26, 2011, 6:27 am
thanks!
 

carlee trent (11)
Thursday May 26, 2011, 6:42 pm
great
 

Shelly Peterson (213)
Thursday May 26, 2011, 7:20 pm
Excellent! If you have ever spent 24 hours in an A-frame, there is a sense of peace with presence that comes over you.........may these A-frames be built out of recycle products for an even "larger Global Impact"!!!
 

danny m. (1)
Thursday May 26, 2011, 7:45 pm
Nice idea. I wish there was more information though.I would like to see one finished.
 

Patricia N. (8)
Thursday May 26, 2011, 9:26 pm
Yes, would have been great for more info on the bldg. from start to finish.
 

T. A. H. (39)
Thursday May 26, 2011, 10:26 pm
Hey! We need these in Arkansas, Missouri, Kansas, Minnesota and Louisisana. This firm has a VERY bright future.
 

John Y. (83)
Friday May 27, 2011, 7:30 am
Thanks.
 

KS Goh (0)
Friday May 27, 2011, 7:34 am
Thanks for the article.
 

Justin M. (2)
Friday May 27, 2011, 11:09 am
Noted
 

Celine V. (27)
Friday May 27, 2011, 5:44 pm
Brilliant!
Thank you Naoko!
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 4:41 am
Yes the A frame is a good solid structure, great article also.
 
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