2020 was a year for the history books. Although the lingering impacts of last year remain to be seen, we are exploring emerging trends and enduring themes set to influence the built environment in 2021.

Think Wood surveyed 775 U.S. developers, architects, contractors, and industry experts to hear their predictions for the top trends in timber construction this year. See insights from your peers, including their response to the COVID-19 pandemic and five top timber trends they’re watching in 2021:

1. Addressing Climate Change

2. Mass Timber

3. Prefab and Modular

4. Hybrid Construction

5. Affordable Housing

Download the 2021 Timber Trends Overview.

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