Scaffolding is a temporary structure, often utilized to support workers and prop up construction materials while building or renovating all sorts of massive edifices. Though it usually comes in an integrated system of...
This article summarizes and illustrates the various laws governing Accessibility in California. I have also provided useful links to official documents
I am maintaining this log of changes to the building code in California. I started it with the code change in 2008. It is not comprehensive, but I continually update as I learn.
A country is not only identified by its people and government, but by its architecture. “Through architecture it's possible to gauge many things about a culture, such as lifestyle, artistic sensibilities and social...
What is mil spec? And what are some of the most commonly used military specifications or mil spec?
ASME B31.3 was originally called the Chemical Plant and Petroleum Refinery Piping Code. What does the ASME B31.3 Process Piping Code say?
As we now embark on our next topics, let us briefly review what has been covered in our last session. First, there are basic services that an Architect can provide. All successful projects have these services provided...
This hub may work as a Working Manual for Basement Waterproofing in Pakistan and specially in Karachi. This article will prove to be very useful for anyone planning to construct a house with basement.
The two major clean room standards by the International Standards Organization are ISO 14644 and ISO 14698. What do these cleanroom standards say?
The standards used for plastic pipe depend on the polymer used and its application. What are some of the most commonly used plastic pipe standards, and what organizations issue them?