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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 )

- 2526 days ago -
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 (79)
Thursday May 26, 2011, 6:27 am

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

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 (9)
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

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

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

Celine V (27)
Friday May 27, 2011, 5:44 pm
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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