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New Redvector Course: Design of Buildings Using Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF)

RedVector is excited to announce the launch of a brand new mobile-ready eLearning course on ICFs!

This course is intended to present a comparison of engineering analysis approaches to the design of building structures for Insulated Concrete Forms. 169 more words

New Course Launch

The walls are up!

Once we got the floor package on, things really started to take shape. The walls went up fairly quickly, and soon a tiny house began to form! 25 more words

Tiny House

SO MANY LAYERS...

…LIKE A DAGWOOD BUMSTEAD CLUB SANDWICH!

Wall construction begins with the inner Celcon block layer. Window openings (from inside) are cut to form splayed surrounds. The result will allow more light into rooms and accommodate shutters. 271 more words

No Wallpaper- a Two Century Rollback?

In the last post Nick had taken us back fifty years in terms of wallpapers. On the adjacent wall he had to go deeper, revealing not only another wallpaper but also what is very probably the original lime wash/whitewash  from when the wall was built. 119 more words

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Retaining Wall Contruction Brisbane

Build Your Own Retaining Wall

Retaining walls have many uses in creating interesting landscape design, as well as serving to prevent soil from washing away in a heavy rainstorm. 465 more words

Retaining Wall Construction