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In an effort to combat problems caused by cold, researchers are constantly investigating novel & innovative building materials.
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Scientists have found a use for the portion of glass that is unsuitable for recycling. Concretes with crushed glass contents as high as 20% have been found to suitable for use in bike paths,...
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The Millennium Village is on the riverbank, alongside the Millennium dome on the Greenwich peninsula... Project.
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This book provides a straightforward, highly illustrated guide to building control in England and Wales. RIBA Bookshops.
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The 'Roof Construction Manual' with over 1800 plans and 220 photographs is a vital reference work on the construction of pitched roofs.
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The complete guide to using plants in urban landscape design offers all the critical tools for successful planting in urban landscapes, from design conceptualisation to daily maintenance.
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In this article playground safety experts have compiled a list of helpful hints to help safely maximize children's experience on the playground and to help take advantage of the many benefits of play