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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The best construction works of 2018. Overview
According to the National Encyclopedia of Construction, in the past 2018 and current 2019 years, construction work has become a noticeable tendency. On the construction sites there were excavators without…

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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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Monthly Archives: February 2017

How to choose wallpaper for painting and how to paint it

What are the wallpaper for painting and paint for them
There are three types of wallpaper that can be painted
flizelinovye;
paper-vinyl;
fiberglass
Every option has the right to life, the differences lie only, in operational characteristics, the ability to keep fit and correctly respond to shrinkage of the building. For each type of wallpaper under painting, as a rule, the quality of the foundation is important. It should be durable, homogeneous, and most importantly – hygroscopic and with good adhesion. Continue reading

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

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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Professional tips on how to protect metal-plastic windows from hacking
Modern windows made of polyvinyl chloride (PVC window) have long been used to it, although 20 years ago it was a stranger, accessible only to rich people Professional tips on…

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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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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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