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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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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What plasters are required when insulation of facades
In the cycle of our publications, we examined several common ways of insulation of facades and came to the conclusion that the method of "wet facade" is the simplest, most…

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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 socle, and inside the premises, while the appearance of the building can be very different, and the process of applying such plaster – very simple.
Stone plaster, or liquid stone, is a special type of finishing materials with high aesthetic value. Continue reading

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 shrink, with the fall of these parameters. Therefore, if such structures can not be freely compressed and expanded, the resulting stresses will destroy the structure.
How to make a deformation seam in concrete and for what it is needed. Continue reading

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 plasters are required when insulation of facades
In the cycle of our publications, we examined several common ways of insulation of facades and came to the conclusion that the method of "wet facade" is the simplest, most…

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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…

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How to insulate pitched roofs
Worldwide trend - energy saving - does not mean that it is necessary to insulate only the walls of houses. Of course, there are no other outlets in the high-rise…

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