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 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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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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Monthly Archives: April 2017

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 position among all modern building materials. Apply it everywhere, almost at all stages of erection of the building. Foundations and concrete roofs, artificial wall blocks and monolithic enclosures, cast on the floor and ready-made slabs, stairs and staircase marches, ties and jumpers, masonry and plaster solutions, tile adhesives, putty, grout, nylmerksy and other dry mixtures – difficult It is practically impossible to build without cement. But, not always he was at the disposal of people. Continue reading

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

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 of which is to:

Minimize heat loss leaving the building in the ground;
prevent the formation of condensation and mold inside basements; Continue reading

Functional small bedroom
The bedroom is primarily your relaxation and sleeping area, so the fact that the room may be small should not bother you anyway. Sorry that there is no where to…

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The most common types of insulation of the facades of houses. BauGut facade insulation system
The modern world-wide trend - energy saving, is to a large extent related to increasing energy efficiency of buildings and insulation of houses. The latter is especially relevant for our…

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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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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…

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