What is a LVV beam: its properties, its advantages and disadvantages
Of the many building materials for wooden houses, it is possible to distinguish, the so-called, lvv lumber (LVL). To build from it, you need to understand what characteristics it possesses,…

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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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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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How to choose without a mistake mineral wool for warming the house

Warming houses becomes of paramount importance, in the light of constantly rising tariffs for energy carriers. The national encyclopedia of construction, ProfiDom.com.ua, has already told you on what criteria you need to choose foam for warming your home. Today we will talk about the rules of the choice of mineral wool
Very often people who want to warm their home, the question arises: which material is better – polystyrene foam or mineral, stone wool? To answer competently, let’s turn to domestic normative documents. Continue reading

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

Wooden fence in the garden
Rain, wind, sun and snow - which just does not have to withstand the garden fence and have at the same time a decent look. Achieving this is not easy,…

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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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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 whole truth about cork coverings
What makes a cork cover? Exceptionally, from such an environmentally friendly material, like a bark of cork oak. The bark of young trees is used to create a spray bottle.…

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