How to build a reliable home on a weak ground
Obviously, the foundation on which the house rests must be firmly established in the ground. However, due to the different nature of the soils, they can not always withstand the…

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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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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

Future masters will be trained in cutting-edge technology
During several years in the sphere of vocational education of Ukraine, there are changes that are oriented on qualitative training of skilled workers for the modern labor market. Future masters…

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How to prepare for major repairs: rough work, materials and technology
In the previous articles of our cycle, which is devoted to the insulation of facades, we examined in detail the most commonly used methods of thermal insulation and found that…

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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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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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