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Building Systems | WoodWorks


Multi-Family/Mixed-Use Resources The Marselle – Seattle, WA – PB Architects Matt Todd Photography Wood-frame construction offers a number of benefits for multi-residential and mixed-use projects. It allows developers to create high-density, high-quality housing that’s also cost effective, with the added advantages of a shorter construction schedule and lighter carbon footprint. The detailing of mid-rise wood buildings plays a significant role in the ability to manage investment costs per unit and best use the lot configuration. Implementing a well-considered structural design requires understanding and coordination of several architectural design aspects, such as fire/life safety, acoustics, building envelope and constructability.