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Course Construction of Houses in Madeira
29 February to 9:30 - 15 March to 18:00
In this training we will in 4 days apply all the techniques lightweight wooden structures building based on the design of a small house on wheels.
Widely considered one of the best and most ecological building techniques, O “frame” Wood also carry a universal technique for ease of application and rapidity of the same.
Making use of the most noble of building materials – the wood – combines what is best made in the construction industry with innovative materials and good durability.
Open to all enthusiasts, hobbyists and professionals almost, This formation is 100% practice, with small theoretical sessions framing the work to be done.
At the end of these two weekends we have a structure ready and able students to replicate “home” the Learn-.
- Foundations and beams of the floor
- Walls assembly
- Design and structural work covers
- Flooring application
- Application of exterior and interior coatings
- Application of Thermal Insulation
- Eletric instalation
- Pipe installation
- Installing Doors and Windows
All who want to learn the bases of construction wood in a practical approach. You need some previous experience at the user level amateur electroportátil machinery.
Former | Afonso David
For several years I dedicate myself to learning the timber having followed a respectful way by the nobility and complexity of this material. I began my career in the forest, where I learned and developed techniques of sustainable forest management, making the chestnut recovery abandoned in the Serra de Sintra. In between I got involved for more than a year in the restoration of Ouguela Viscount's Palace with the guidance of recognized joinery master Luis Tomaz. Now I dedicate myself to the study and collection of knowledge and tools that allow me to follow a woodworking based on a philosophy of naturalism and manualidade.