How to build a reliable home on a weak ground
Obviously, the foundation on which the house rests must be firmly established in the ground. However, due to the different nature of the soils, they can not always withstand the…

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The largest civil disasters in the world
Usually, when the words "accident" or "catastrophe" sound, in the majority of cases think about technogenic accidents or accidents with automobile or other technique. However, in the history of construction…

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What plasters are required when insulation of facades
In the cycle of our publications, we examined several common ways of insulation of facades and came to the conclusion that the method of "wet facade" is the simplest, most…

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Application of mounting foam and sealants in construction

In this publication, we will consider what constituent foams and sealants are, their composition, properties and characteristics, which should be considered when purchasing.

Building mounting foam
In general, the mounting foam is a sealant based on polyurethane and packaged in aerosol packaging. The cylinder contains a liquid prepolymer with functional additives dissolved in liquefied gas. It is precisely compressed gas that allows the foam to actively exit the cylinder. Continue reading

How to choose without a mistake mineral wool for warming the house
Warming houses becomes of paramount importance, in the light of constantly rising tariffs for energy carriers. The national encyclopedia of construction, ProfiDom.com.ua, has already told you on what criteria you…

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We equip the dining room in the apartment
The room that appeals appetite Why? When I'm hungry and it's time to eat, I'm so with a great appetite for one or two empty dishes - you will say.…

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How to make a deformation seam in concrete and for what it is needed
The National Encyclopedia of Construction is confident that all bland and competent builders are aware of the ability of concrete coatings to expand at elevated temperatures and humidity, and to…

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How to prepare for major repairs: rough work, materials and technology
In the previous articles of our cycle, which is devoted to the insulation of facades, we examined in detail the most commonly used methods of thermal insulation and found that…

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