Article - 26 May 2006
Looking for a building block that's tough enough to resist flames, frost, water and sulphate?
Article - 21 Feb 2007
Timber is used extensively in many building types for applications such as floors, walls, ceilings, joinery, furniture, etc.
Article - 26 Jun 2008
UNIBOARD by Dotmar is a new family of lightweight construction materials that combine the advantages of plastics and timber: low weight, easy to handle and water resistant.
Article - 6 Jun 2007
Plywood is made by slicing wood into thin veneers and gluing the veeners together to form a sheet.
Article - 9 May 2007
Some species of trees are more effective at resisting biological hazards such as fungi and termites than other species.
Article - 8 May 2007
For over a century, zinc has enhanced the longevity and performance of steel. Zinc coatings provide the most effective and economical way of protecting steel against corrosion.
Article - 14 Jul 2006
This article provides a glossary of Aircrete Terminology.
Article - 31 Jul 2018
This article discusses how nanocoatings are used in the construction industry to protect materials and promote efficiency.
Article - 18 Jan 2022
Non-destructive testing (NDT) can be defined as the science of testing the mechanical and physical properties or the defects of a piece of material or structure, without having to damage or alter the...
Article - 18 May 2007
There are common building elements used in different types of buildings, including framing and flooring.