STEP 3

Choose your materials

Northwood will help you choose materials that meet your preferences and needs while respecting your budget.

Choose the structure for your building

Conventional construction

Economical and good value for the money!




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Insulated Panels Construction

Best performance in its class for energy saving and easy assembly!



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Post and Beam Construction

A nice way to mix the efficiency of posts with the warmth of wood.



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Log Home Construction

Unique construction that reflects your love for nature!




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Materials included in Northwood Standard and Structural insulated panels


Basement: • Exit structure with cladding and windows if applicable • Pressure treated threshold plate with seal • Metal post beams and steel

Floor structure: • Pre-engineering I Structure beam at 16 '' oc. • ¾ subfloor with glue

Main floor and second floor exterior walls: • 2x6 wall structure 16 "o.c. • R4 exterior cladding with reinforcement bars • air barrier with adhesive tape • membrane around openings • 1x3 strapping to 16 "oc. • Exterior covering with Canexel or KWP standard trim • Exterior white UPVC windows and doors with Low E and Argon • 6 ½ insulated structural panels (for panel option *)

Structure of the inner wall: • 2x4 or 2x6 according to the construction drawings

Roof Structure: • prefabricated roof trusses at 24 '' oc. • ½ "plywood with h-clips • 1x3 straps to 16" o.c. On the ceiling • Ice membrane and water shield at perimeter and valleys, balance with felt paper • aluminum flashing • 30 years asphalt shingles • aluminum soffits and fascia

Outdoor veranda structure (veranda, porch or covered terrace) • Pressure treated structure

Screened Veranda Structure: • Pin and beam structure

* It is important to keep in mind that our packages are tailored to each customer, so they are easily adaptable to your needs.