Electrical Cover Plates – And What You Must Know

Electrical cover plates are put over electrical outlets to protect either the outlet itself or from someone accidentally damaging themselves by touching within (usually babies). There are lots of different types of plates on offer as I'm sure you can imagine and most of these are very simple plug in designs. These work by simply…

Importance of Plantation Shutters As Window Anwnings

Plantation shutters are one of the best-selling blinds due to the contemporary and neat look. These window canopies can regulate natural light as well as provide adequate ventilation and privacy for homeowners. Here, shutters are said to be more adaptable compared to traditional drapes. The slats can be inclined to shield expensive furnishings from rays…

Ceiling Lighting Fixtures

Ceiling lighting fixtures are primarily intended to hold bulbs in position, directing light in the desired direction. They come in a variety of designs, shapes, sizes, types and ranges. A ceiling lighting fixture should be chosen in accordance with specific requirements like the amount of light it diffuses or disperses, direct or diffused lighting requirements,…

Different Types of Apartments!

There are many types of apartments and it is important to know about all of them. These different apartments have been listed and explained as below. Convertible A convertible apartment is an apartment that features a space that is large enough to be walled off and it can be used as a bedroom or a…

Different Types of Fencing

When putting a fence around your home it can serve different purposes. It can serve as a privacy shield from trespassers and from neighbors seeing into your yard. It can also add aesthetic value to the exterior of your home. Fences can be used as part of your landscape design too. When choosing the type…

Precast Concrete Construction

In the mid-nineties, I was heading a civil design department for a large EPC contractor in South East Asia. We had received an order to build a paper plant. The primary building in a paper plant is the paper machine building. A typical paper machine building is about 300 m long. The building typically has…