In celebration of the African vernacular architecture

American architect Jon (Twingi) Sojkowski is putting together an online database that will uncover and celebrate the be...

Safety Grills Option for Doors and Windows

Windows and side doors are prime targets for potential intruders to force entry into any property. It is however vita...

Concrete convenience in sub-saharan Africa from the stable of Putzmeister

Putzmeister, South Africa is a reliable provider of one-stop concrete solutions to construction sites in sub-Saharan ...

Recycling: An economical means on the construction site

Recycling can have a great effect on the planet in many different ways. It involves the reuse of some construction...

The use of lime in construction

Lime is a major constituent in exterior and interior stucco and plasters, enhancing the strength, durability, and work-...

Glass mosaic tiles: A versatile option for swimming pools

Swimming is one of the most favorite sports as well as leisure activities done by many people today. A number...

Steel reinforcement versus Bamboo

The use of steel-reinforced concrete in building is widespread all around the world. Many developing countries use abou...

The Cons of Bamboo Flooring

Every advantage surely has its disadvantage, and bamboo flooring is not an exception. The following are some of the di...

The Pros of Bamboo Flooring

Bamboo is a natural surface covering material that has many of the properties of hardwood flooring. Manufactured from...

The wonders of Bamboo

Bamboos are some of the fastest-growing plants in the world. It has a higher compressive strength than wood, brick o...

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