Accoya® Wood - Architect Inspiration


The architectural landscape is often complex and has inspired architectural minds to challenge the traditional perceptions of materials such as timber. It is true that increasingly more architects, interior designers and psychologists are recognising the potential and, indeed, the importance of this material, creating functional masterpieces all over the world which will allow people to live and work more freely and happily, and to experience the world through a different medium.

Our blog articles explore architectural trends and questions, providing creative and inspiring content.

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Guest Blog by Ro&Ad Architects – 12 interesting facts about Moses Bridge

Identified as the “Building of the Year” by ArchDaily in 2011 and one of the top 20 most visited Archdaily projects in 2014 the Moses Bridge project becomes the most popular Accoya® project of all time.

14 stunning examples of exterior wooden cladding

Explore 14 stunning examples of exterior wooden cladding from building projects around the world, including hardwood cladding examples with imagery.

What is the best timber to use for decking?

Decking is an ideal solution for both garden and commercial projects. Timber decking can be used to create balconies, walkways, maximise the use of sloping sites as well as low maintenance solution for outdoor spaces.

Accoya and the Circular Economy (C2C) – a perfect fit!

As a result of increasing global population and consumption, and a linear make-take-waste economy, our planet is over exploited resulting in depletion of the world natural resources, a huge waste problem, toxic emissions and ultimately global warming.

10 x Examples of Amazing Wood Façades

Creative, innovative or simply interesting, building façades create architectural standout. We explore 10 examples of outstanding wooden façades that don’t disappoint.

A Series of Architectural Feats and Firsts from Accoya® Wood

A look at striking architectural projects around the world to celebrate The London Festival of Architecture

Hardwood vs. Softwood – how to choose the right timber

Hardwood vs. Softwood – we explore the differences between the two woods and alternatives, allowing you to understand the differences and choose the right timber.