What Is Half-Timbered Architecture?

Hattingen, Germany. Image: <a href=””>Achim Halfmann</a> on <a href=””>Unsplash</a>

Contrary to what some people mistakenly say, half-timber is not a style, but a building technique. Brought to Brazil by German immigrants, it was used mainly in regions of Espírito Santo, Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul. The technique has now become a strong attraction for tourists. But after all, what defines it?

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