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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How to insulate a house with foam insulation
There are many materials for insulation of houses, such as foam polystyrene, polystyrene foam, mineral wool, etc., but many are wondering if it is possible to insulate the house with…

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How to insulate and unconstrain roofless roofs
There is a huge number of roof shapes and configurations for residential and public buildings. And quite often there are flat roofs, which, as well as ordinary rocks, need insulation…

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sealant

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 a sealant for homework

About the fact that they represent themselves, what kinds of species exist, where and how they are used, as well as how to choose the right sealant, says the National Encyclopedia of Construction of ProfiDom.com.ua.

What is a sealant in the broadest sense of the word? Building material based on polymers, vulcanizable at room temperature, used for gluing, sealing, filling small cracks and gaps, and retaining elastic properties after a complete drying. Sealants are sold in tubes and tubes. Continue reading

What is a liquid stone and how to work with it
One of the little-known and unusual finishing materials, it can be said, is plaster of liquid stone, or stone plaster. It can be used, both on the facade or the…

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How to mill doors and set pens
If you yourself do repairs and want to perfectly install the interior doors, the National Encyclopedia of Construction, buy the simplest manual milling machine. This tool greatly simplifies the process…

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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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What is the practice of applying information models in modern construction
The editorial board addressed one of very few, in our country, experts on BIM-technologies, with a request to express their opinion on the practice of applying information models in construction.…

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