Dead pine tree was used for a longperiod in the construction of homes in the northern regions. At the time of modern building materials supplanted natural raw materials, but the fashion for an environmentally friendly building material, returned to her interest.
Features of dead wood as a building material, as if the very nature are intended to build a house. House of the dead pine durable and little susceptible to the influence of time.
Sam dead wood, the tree, the root systemwhich it ceases to operate, but the trunk remains in the ground, dead pine tree KELO, is mined in northern Karelia in places as close to the Arctic Circle. For buildings mined trunks age from two hundred to three hundred years.
Northern climate is "tanning" substance forwood when the tree dies, its trunk is exposed to extremely low temperatures, the sun and the wind, so that it acquires a high quality of hardness, resistance to rotting and other climatic and biological changes.
The process of finding and timber production is very labor intensive and requires involvement of professionals, so the construction of the house of the dead pine - will cost is not cheap, but the result will be fabulous.
Prior to the seizure of the land of the barrel, its condition and age of the estimate on the spot, after a positive assessment, the tree gently "pulled" out of the ground with all the roots.
Often extraction is required for the helicopter due todifficult terrain of finding raw materials. Dead pine tree has only about thirty percent of the total forest area in the main production areas - North Karelia and Finland.
Construction of houses from the very dead pine treepopular not only in Finland, but also in northern Europe, Denmark, Austria, Germany, France, Switzerland and North America. His supporters of this method is gaining in Russia.
The two main qualities that make the house of the dead pine from KELO so attractive:
- the problem of shrinkage and cracking of dead wood notThere is, for the period of "conservation", so the wood runs extensive training in natural conditions, the material already before the work is the final density;
- both external and internal walls of the house does not require additional processing paint, natural wood ready to serve more than one hundred years without any chemical coating.
Of the advantages KELO dead pine asmaterial for the construction of eco-houses, can be called a manual processing of each stem, no processing factory, which is why the wood is fully retains its natural properties.
Add to this fabulous and unusual aesthetics"Hut", the house of the dead pine stand naturalness and organic forms. Wood is used in various lengths, color external walls streaked with a noble gray hair and each building is unique, repeat and build a similar house-double, you can not in every detail.