Article - 18 May 2007
There are common building elements used in different types of buildings, including framing and flooring.
Article - 29 Apr 2022
There is a wealth of options when it comes to building insulation materials. Bulky fiber materials like fiberglass and cotton, rigid foam boards, polyurethane, and straw all get used in different...
Article - 2 Jan 2013
Bricks are one of the oldest types of building materials and are inexpensive to manufacture, very durable, and require minimal maintenance.
Article - 14 Nov 2019
Ceramic materials including brick, porcelain, and cement have been used to construct buildings for millennia, and are still some of the most widely used construction materials today.
Article - 26 Sep 2019
Non-destructive methods are used in concrete and masonry assessments to determine strength and durability without affecting the structure of materials.
Article - 8 Jul 2019
Hemp, a plant that is a strain of the Cannabis sativa plant species, can be used to create an environmentally friendly building material.
Article - 28 Oct 2016
In an effort to combat problems caused by cold, researchers are constantly investigating novel & innovative building materials.
Article - 3 Jan 2014
Strongwell’s pultruded fiberglass grating and stair treads were installed at the Blue Harbor Resort, a four-story indoor waterpark located in Sheboygan, Wisconsin.
Article - 14 Jul 2006
This article provides a glossary of Aircrete Terminology.
Article - 7 Jan 2022
Today, a new breed of plant-based rigid foam products has entered the market, allowing developers to make use of the desirable characteristics of rigid foam without the environmental downsides.