Article - 12 Nov 2008
Enhancing a home's interior design with the warmth and character of wood, brick or stone is a great way to prepare for holiday gatherings and activities
News - 18 Jan 2009
Texture Plus, the maker of high impact textured faux stone panels, introduces new Stacked Stone Corners. The new line of Stacked Stone Corners are designed to coordinate perfectly with the popular...
Article - 4 Jul 2003
Test data on the influence of panel size and the effect of steel platen restraint on the irreversible moisture expansion of Fletton clay brickwork are reported. Technical Brief.
Article - 23 Jun 2003
A prefabricated, timber framed structure, a two-storey university extension of 1200 sq m, was designed and built to comply with a tight deadline, whilst meeting the budget requirements and combining...
News - 5 Jan 2006
2006 will be "the year of timber frame", predicts the UK Timber Frame Association (UKTFA).
While the cost of bricks and blocks used in most new home construction will continue to rise...
News - 28 Jun 2012
US-based Faux Panels has now expanded its panelling line with the addition of Versette. This line consists of cultured stone siding panels with a natural appearance. This line enables customers to...
News - 9 Dec 2009
The film set designer Artrockz, Germany uses Neopor®, the expandable polystyrene (EPS) from BASF, to produce surface facings for decorative structures. The facings are used in film and television sets...
News - 16 Sep 2008
Serious Materials today announced its new line of ThermaRock energy-saving drywall.
ThermaRock XI (eXtreme Insulation), reduces energy costs up to 30%, with potential savings of $1,700 per panel...
News - 14 Feb 2007
American Clay Earth Plaster, the award-winning, all-natural finish for interior walls and ceilings, is pleased to announce that the test results for mold growth prove undeniably that the clay plaster...
News - 19 Jul 2006
The six-month hurricane season is well underway and how your home weathers the onslaught will depend in large measure on how well your building envelope performs. Building envelopes (walls and roof)...