picture of a level from Wikimedia.org The spirit level is an essential tool for building construction. Rest assured, I know, because I have lost count of the number of times I have held this tool in my hand against...
A treatise on Timber wood and read more about mechanical strength properties of timber.
Timber has been used since earliest time as construction material.
This article will explain you about the California bearing ratio test. This test measures the bearing capacity of sub base and base course material. This is important for designing highways and road.
A distinct style of structure in southern California started to appear at the turn of the 20th century. Tons of round rocks were so available that some went rock hunting and built a few homes.
This article will explain you about the effect of aggregate properties on the skid resistance of concrete pavements. The specimens of concrete slabs were tested to figure out it's wear and tear.
The importance of the ingredients should be known before there are used in cement concrete. Cement: Cement is binding material in the cement concrete. This concrete is used for different engineering works where...
Zinc Roofing - attributes, performance, benefits, technical performance, environmental considerations, toxicity
When building walls, blocks and bricks are primary materials. Bricks are smaller and made of clay, although concrete bricks are also available. Blocks are bigger, made of concrete aggregates only and can be categorized...
A single pane is no longer enough; in fact, a single wall may not be enough either.