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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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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 invent air conditioning: from coconut palms to split systems
In modern cities, we do not imagine life without an air conditioner. And few who know that his prototype appeared several millennia ago in India. How to invent air conditioning:…

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DAIKIN equipment for large real estate objects: opinion of designers

Going to the shopping center or business center, we expect comfortable conditions, and above all, it concerns the temperature regime. For this purpose, modern facilities are installed on such objects, which provide a comfortable atmosphere for visitors throughout the year, regardless of weather vagaries. Special requirements apply to such climatic equipment – it should be powerful enough, reliable and efficient. It is precisely these criteria that are the responsibility of the Japanese corporation DAIKIN, the world leader in the production of climate technology. Continue reading

Which primers and dry mixtures are used for thermal insulation of facades

In our country, 90 percent of the housing stock is physically and morally obsolete and is very worn out, and there is no opportunity to provide all who want affordable and high-quality modern housing. Thus, the task of reliable insulation of existing buildings becomes the most important in order to minimize heat losses from old constructions and, accordingly, reduce heating costs for people living in these homes.
Which primers and dry mixtures are used for thermal insulation of facades. Continue reading

As central heating developed and developed

The history of centralized heating (CO) has counted more than 100 years and throughout this time it is continuously evolving.
The first water-based centralized heating distribution systems were put into operation in 1880 in the United States. These systems are known today as first-generation heating distribution networks (1G). Until the 1930s, steam steam was the only coolant. Continue reading

How to make a suspended ceiling of any complexity from your plasterboard

Modern technology of finishing the premises with the help of plasterboard sheets has become very widespread. However, if the lining of the walls and the erection of the partitions does not bring much difficulty, the installation of ceilings from GKL, especially multilevel and complex, the occupation is very difficult. In this case, if you try hard and adhere to the competent technology, you can construct the most complicated ceiling with your own hands. Continue reading

Fastening elements in the facade insulation system

Among the most common, types of thermal insulation of facades, which were described in one of our previous publications, the method of “wet facade” is considered to be most effective and affordable.
Fastening elements in the facade insulation system

The growth of tariffs for utilities, for heating, has provoked the rapid development of façade insulation systems, which are abundantly presented in our market. However, among this wide range, you can see the most promoted brands, unjustifiably expensive, and systems of an unknown manufacturer, which are offered, literally for a penny. 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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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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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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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…

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