An Easy Way to Grout Stone Cobbles

Stone cobbles are one of the most beautiful materials to use in paving. Done properly they have a European elegance and robustness which is hard to match. Cobbles come in several types of material, including granite, porphyry and even concrete. They can be laid on a sand base if they are at least 60mm thick…

Mounting a TV in Your Caravan

What to buy? Where to put it, How to mount it? Yes: I’m talking about the correct position and way to place a TV in your caravan. Here is a definitive guide to buying and fitting a TV into your caravan or motorhome. Installing a TV in your caravan or motorhome is different from installing…

How to Keep Bolts From Coming Loose

Among some of the most inconspicuous and hidden pieces of the construction puzzle, nuts and bolts, and associated hardware such as various types of washers, make up the “glue” that holds everything together.Of course, for many projects, screws or even nails do just fine, but in this article we’ll be sticking to the science behind…

The Two Most Important DIY Concrete Mix Recipes

Mixing concrete is a basic skill that all DIY enthusiasts should know how to do. Concrete is one of the most common and inexpensive construction materials on the planet being comprised mostly of sand, gravel and cement. Mixing concrete is similar to baking in that to achieve consistent results it is best to follow a…

Structural Framing Beams

Let’s start with the beams. They can be Glulam, Parallam, Microlam or even wood beams. What are all of these and why do I need them in my house. The beams are used to hold up parts of the house and are located in your walls, roofs and floors. Beams are used to transfer a…

Modern Architecture

Modern architecture is a style found in the buildings that have simple form without any ornamental structures to them. This style of architecture first came up around 1900. By 1940, modern architecture was identified as an international style and became the dominant way to build for many decades in the 20th century. Modern architects apply…

26 Ideas for Construction Safety Meeting Topics

Before starting any construction work in chemical plant, you will want to conduct construction safety meeting which is attended by safety in charges within your company or plant, construction workers and labors. It is usually conducted daily, weekly and or monthly within the construction schedule. At that time, you should choose appropriate construction safety meeting…

Body Building Diet – Vegan

The problem faced by skinny guys and vegetarians is not basically because they are short of meals. But they are faced with this situation of low calories, because their meals are basically high on fiber, what with the huge load of fruits and raw veggies that are rich in fiber and lend a filling effect…

Dream Interpretation: House

Symbolism of a House in a Dream The house is a very, very common object in a dream. What does a house mean in a dream? The house has many meanings! Here is a dream I had as a young teen: House and Tower Dream I went through a house, climbing higher and higher. A…

Design, the Process and the Management

Design, the definition: Design can be simply defined as a strategic approach to create a plan or a resolution for the production of an object or a system. Formally; design has been described as the specification of an object, revealed by an agent, intended to achieve targets, in a particular environment, using a set of…