Category: Building Materials
December 31, 2019
5 smart tips for painting a House Exterior

Taking care of yourself is a big part of everyone's life. You so desperately try to make sure you look good on every occasion. The same rule applies to your house. You want to be able to invite friends and family to your home and make them stunned by its beauty. And to achieve that […]

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December 30, 2019
Benefits of Timber for Your Home Construction

Modular construction has been exiting for decades and does not show any signs of going out of fashion any time soon. This construction method has come in as a lifesaver for homeowners, especially with the increased pressure for quality and good looking houses that can increase the home's value. The main challenge, however, comes in […]

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December 23, 2019
Tips To Designing Your Ceramic Tile Backsplash

Installing a ceramic tile backsplash in your home may add more style and boost the visual appeal of your property while protecting your walls from any corrosive and unsightly dirt. It is very cheap, easy to install, durable, and comes in a variety of textures, colors, and styles. This is the reason why a ceramic […]

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December 21, 2019
Important Things to Know About Roofing in Colorado

Having a sound roof over your head is one of the most important things when winter arrives. You need to be protected from storms, rain, snow and anything else that can happen. However, we often don’t think about these things until it’s too late and storms are about to happen. But it’s crucial to think […]

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December 21, 2019
Water Cutters: What Are They and How Do They Work?

An ancient form of water cutting dates back to Roman times. They used hydraulic systems that diverted high-pressure water to carve gold out from stone. Hydraulic mining even became popular in America during the Gold Rush of the 1850s. Miners often used it in their search for gold in frontier California. Since then, technology has […]

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December 16, 2019
How To Use A Trailer To Ship Building Supplies Or Furniture

When you are shipping building supplies or furniture, you need to know how to use trailers for arch shipment. Your company depends on an efficient operation, and you must ensure that you have selected the appropriate trailers for each job. Read more to learn about trailers that will make it easy for you to complete […]

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November 28, 2019
Roofing in Toronto: The Best Materials and Hiring Contractors

We all want to have a stable roof over our heads. It is the first line of protection for anyone living in their own houses. Having a house has been a considered a need for almost everyone because of its effects on us. If you had built or bought a home, it is already a […]

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November 8, 2019
Things To Look Into Before Selecting A Bi-Fold Door to Install

The adventure of designing your home is an inspiring thing to do. You have the freedom to execute your dream and bring it to life. This is a one-time kind of thing that only a few get to do, so much so, one should put their best foot forward to get the work done in […]

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October 23, 2019
How to Choose the Right Mattress for You

A mattress is a cushion pad made of several materials like foam, latex, and spring coils. It’s one of the significant components of the bed that helps in inducing a good night's sleep. A mattress provides comfort, relaxation, and various other health benefits. Depending on your preferences, a custom mattress is specifically designed to cater […]

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October 2, 2019
What are Leather Repair Kits, their use and Applicability

Leather Repair Kits Leather looks stunning on couches, car seats, sofa, easy chairand other materials and it is very expensive due to which you do not want to throw away your leather material just because of minor scratch. You do not need any master repair man for fixing small scratch or nicks, you can do […]

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August 20, 2019
The Different Types of Knitting Machines

Source: Industry Reports Knitting is the method of interweaving yarn to create fabric, textile, or any type of garment. If you’re a hobbyist, hand knitting will be more favorable for you. But as for producers of textile products, they can’t rely on mere hands alone (though they are really skillful hands). It will be more […]

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August 19, 2019
Planetary Mixer: 7 Advantages of Commercial Use

Anything that pertains to manufacturing involves industrial mixing. Mixing is one of the most vital operations that takes place in the middle of processing raw materials. In the food industry, typical procedures would start off with harvesting the fruits. Then proceed with removing the hulls, cleaning the kernel or bean or fruit, reducing their size. […]

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August 7, 2019
What Projects Should You Leave to a Roofing Contractor?

Kids might fret if you tell them they should never climb on roofs. Why, it’s fun! You get stunning views up there whether you’re living in the urban jungle, in a literal jungle, island or on the highlands with the breathtaking views of rolling hills from afar. Of course, climbing roofs is no fun if […]

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July 25, 2019
Questions To Ask A Shed Company Before Purchasing

Buying a shed is not an easy task. It may seem like a decision one would easily brush over because it’s not the house where you’ll be living, but you should put in as much effort in making decisions about sheds as you would your house. Sheds are still part of your home, and it […]

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May 27, 2019
Poetry Foundation by John Ronan Architects

Introduction The Poetry Foundation by architect John Ronan is in itself poetic in the way ones moves through the building’s material layers of zinc, glazing, and wood. One has a constant view of the heart of the building; the courtyard garden. The courtyard garden nourishes poets through audio performances of their work. Check out more […]

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April 23, 2019
10 Myths About Home Insurance

Home insurance is a big market, and so is the topic. Complicated is an understatement when referring to how home insurance feels like. Not all people have an understanding of how things work, and some have decided to believe some things and without any facts, share their opinions with others. As a result, there are […]

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June 2, 2018
The Benefits of Using Steel in Building Structures

Buildings and skyscrapers have always been a remark of development in any country. The technological advancement that has taken place in the architectural development has been immense. Beginning from the early ages buildings and forts were constructed among rocks and with rocks and are still standing strong till today. However, we cannot rely on rocks […]

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January 2, 2015
High Museum of Art by Richard Meier, Atlanta

Architect: Richard Meier Date / Location: 1983 Atlanta Georgia Form: The building is situated with a focal point directing towards the corner of two streets. Being 2 miles from downtown Atlanta, the building’s size is in accordance to the surrounding shorter buildings. The exterior includes a long ramp that extends to the street. The color […]

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November 7, 2014
This Urban Algae Farm Eats Up Highway Air Pollution

Implementing Environmentally Friendly Algae Farms on Highways A French firm has completed a design for an algae farm suspended over a small stretch of highway in Geneva, Switzerland. This algae farm has the ability to obtain nature's energy in a clean way. Algae can generate energy from photosynthesis using sunlight and carbon dioxide, churning out […]

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October 3, 2014
How Architecture Will Change in 50 Years

The World of Architecture in 50 Years Architecture is a constantly changing art form, yet any era of architecture can be admired and some prefer historical architecture for many different reasons. The construction materials have stayed fairly constant over the years with slight modifications along the way. Some of these modifications include fire resistant materials, […]

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September 10, 2014
A Civil Engineering Internship Experience

Just Some Hands On Work Before You Launch You Career When looking for an internship, many people look for one that concerns their professional field, pays well, and is fairly close. Being able to advance your skills in your own professional area is amazing and even better when you can get a salary as well. […]

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September 3, 2014
History and Architecture of 311 South Wacker Drive

311 South Wacker Drive is post-modern designed building in the Loop neighborhood of Chicago. It is currently the 8th tallest building in Chicago and the 24th tallest building in the United States. It is interestingly the tallest building in the world that is known by its address. The building is one of the most visible […]

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May 24, 2014
Why The Golden Gate Bridge Is An Engineering Marvel

The Most Beautiful Bridge In America This bridge is more than a way to get to work every day, it is an engineering marvel. The bridge spans over the three mile long straight that is in between the Pacific Ocean and the San Francisco Bay. US Route 101 runs through the bridge and continues up […]

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December 25, 2013
Angkor Wat, Cambodia - Largest Religious Monument in the World

First Hindu and now Buddhist, The Angkor Wat temple complex is the largest in the world. The temple complex was built in the 12th century by the Khmer (now Cambodia) King Suryavarman II. The complex is a high-class example of Khmer architecture. The attraction continues to amaze people and attract tourists, and is even on the […]

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