Aircraft Structural Components

The major aircraft structures are wings, fuselage, and empennage. The primary flight control surfaces, located on the wings and empennage, are ailerons, elevators, and rudder. These parts are connected by seams, called joints. All joints constructed using rivets, bolts, or special fasteners are lap joints. Fasteners cannot be used on joints in which the materials…

Pros and Cons of a Career in Architecture

PROS You can do what you love Architecture is a passion. Becoming an architect is for people who can’t imagine doing anything else. If you are a perfectionist and love being creative, architecture might be for you. You also get to make real, tangible things, which is very satisfying. You get to express yourself through…

Having a Clean House Keeps Mice Away

It has been said that cleanliness is next to godliness. Well, while that is true, it will also keep mice infestations from happening for the most part. Having a dirty house with food left out is sure to attract rodents and once they get a foothold, it is hard to get rid of them except…

What Is Gyprocking?

Thinking of furnishing your interior walls? Why not consider gyprocking? What is it, you might ask, in this article we will explain to you what is gyprocking and what advantages and disadvantages it has compared to traditional techniques. Gyprocks are made of gypsum plaster, which consists of a compound called calcium sulfate dihydrate. The gypsum…