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Modern Techniques of Using Timber in Building Structures and Components in Nigeria

@inproceedings{Adedeji2005ModernTO,
  title={Modern Techniques of Using Timber in Building Structures and Components in Nigeria},
  author={Y. Adedeji and Olu Ola Ogunsote},
  year={2005}
}
Timber is a natural building material used for construction since prehistoric times. It is available in large quantities in the forested parts of Nigeria, and it has provided a broad range of building products and materials for construction. The extent of its usage by professionals in the building industry is determined by their understanding of the material, but also by their perception of the material. Proponents perceive timber as an attractive building material while opponents opine that it… Expand
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