What is a LVV beam: its properties, its advantages and disadvantages
Of the many building materials for wooden houses, it is possible to distinguish, the so-called, lvv lumber (LVL). To build from it, you need to understand what characteristics it possesses,…

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How to insulate and insulate the floor on the ground
It happens that it is necessary to isolate floors in basement rooms or on the first floors of private houses. Most often, such floors are actually the soil on which…

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What distinguishes the construction insulation from the technical
As the National Encyclopedia of Construction of ProfiDom.com.ua has found, there are serious differences between the concepts of "building thermal insulation" and "technical thermal insulation", although many consider that this…

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How to calculate the number of wallpapers on the room

The first step is to determine the perimeter of the room. Remember math in elementary school? The formula for calculating the perimeter is simple: (width + length) x 2. This is if your opposite walls are the same, that is, the room is strictly rectangular. If the room is complicated, the walls are broken and of different lengths, then the formula of the perimeter will look different: A1 + A2 + A3 + A4. That is, each wall will have to be measured separately, and then everything is folded in order to get the perimeter. Similarly, the perimeter is calculated if there are niches or protrusions in the room. Continue reading

Rules of thermal insulation of buildings around the perimeter
According to the National Encyclopedia of Construction of ProfiDom.com.ua, the domestic company Elit-Plast, a manufacturer of expanded polystyrene, has developed a method of thermal insulation of perimeter buildings, the purpose…

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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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How to choose the right cement for the construction of your home
The National Encyclopedia of Construction, ProfiDom.com.ua, publishes a series of materials in order to provide its readers with maximum information, both cognitive and purely applied. Cement is rightfully the dominant…

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The most common mistakes when building a roof
The roof, crowning the house, should be as reliable as all other constructions. However, errors in the construction of the roof are common enough. Therefore, the National Encyclopedia of Construction…

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