The Builder’s Materials: A Survey of the Materials Used in Every Age (Part 3)

The Builder’s Materials: A Survey of the Materials Used in Every Age (Part 3)

Men have labored with mud, baked clay, brass, iron, steel, stone, glass, copper, felt, hide, logs, boards, leaves, grass, and even snow in their long careers as builders. Some of these materials were discovered ready for us, while others needed to be meticulously processed before they could be used for residences, religious structures, and monuments. […]

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Round-up of Reinforced Concrete

Reinforced Concrete

Contents – Reinforced concrete: a metallic structure – Reinforced concrete: properties – Reinforced concrete: reinforcing bars – Reinforcing bars assembly: welding or tying – Reinforced concrete: placing reinforcing bars – Reinforced concrete prices: on the quotation only A bit of history Reinforced concrete allows the construction of solid and stable structures. The patent of reinforced […]

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