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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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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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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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

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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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…

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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 insulate walls with voids
According to journalists ProfiDom.com.ua, the domestic company Elit-Plast, a manufacturer of penoplasting Penoboard (Penobord), has developed a common thermal insulation system with XPS slabs, which is ideal for regions with…

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