The search for novel and efficient building materials never ends in the construction industry. Aerated blocks are one such substance that has grown in prominence in recent years. These lightweight and adaptable blocks have transformed the building business, providing several advantages to builders, architects, and homeowners alike. In this article, we will look at the […]
Why Medical Building Construction Is Unique?
Medical building construction stands apart from other types of construction due to its unique and specialized requirements. For instance, the design, planning, and overall construction process of medical facilities require careful consideration of numerous factors to ensure the delivery of high-quality healthcare services and the safety of patients, staff, and visitors. In this article, we […]
Criteria for Construction Project Success: Workplace Huddles
The COVID-19 pandemic is still being mentioned and held responsible for affecting both supply and demand mechanisms and for presenting an unprecedented set of challenges to several industries. However, when it comes to the construction sector, it is believed that this industry has been facing daunting challenges way before the pandemic era. Although it is […]
Top 5 Things you Need to Know About Cladding Installation
Cladding installation is a popular way of improving the appearance and functionality of a building. Cladding refers to the process of covering the exterior walls of a building with another material. Cladding materials can range from traditional materials such as brick and stone to more modern materials like aluminum and composite panels. So, without further […]
Is the PMBOK Guide an Obsolete Construction Project Management Theory?
Project management is an essential component of the construction industry as it brings leadership and direction to projects. However, as per Koskela and Howell (2002), current theories of project management are obsolete and fall short of explaining issues like lack of commitment and constant failures. So, let’s have a look at why these theories are […]
Top 5 Things To Know About Underpinning
Underpinning is a construction technique that involves strengthening or stabilizing the foundation of a building. It is commonly used when a building’s foundation is not strong enough to support the weight of the structure or when the foundation has been damaged due to natural disasters, soil movement, or aging. If you are considering underpinning for your property, […]
Discover The Different Functions Of Sheet Metal!
A material heavily used in metallurgy and the steel industry, sheet metal is a thin or thick blade with multiple uses. Its quality varies according to its use. It can be aluminum, zinc, copper, and steel (galvanized or painted). The enumeration of its fields of intervention will make it possible to highlight the marvels brought […]
Foundation Reinforcement: What Are The Essential Points To Consider?
Whether it is the foundation of a condominium building or that of the fence of a house, reinforcement is imperative a few years after its construction. This is also necessary when it shows signs of weakness that could endanger neighbors. The essential points to be considered in this case will be presented in the following. The […]
How To Make A Wooden Elevation?
Sometimes the urge to have a room a little airier, more airy, or a room or two more is a necessary and important evil. Do you feel that your habitat is too small and that it no longer suits you? No problem. A wooden elevation is often the best solution! Discover in this article how to make […]
How Does Underpinning Work?
The underpinning works represent the construction of structures intended to ensure a new transmission of loads by reinforcing the existing foundations. They are important, in particular, to guarantee the durability of a building that has been destabilized by a deformation of the ground. Nevertheless, the underpinning work is tricky because of the risk of collapse […]