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Basic Structural Elements

An RC structure consists of different structural elements. It may also contain non-structural elements such as partitions and false ceilings. The function of any structure is to resist the applied loads effectively and to transmit the resulting forces to the supporting ground without differential settlement. 712 more words


The Romance of the Raw - mixing it up in the salon

If you have been following this blog you will know that I have been doing my best to preserve the old lime plaster walls and ceilings we still have at the French house .We have to accept that some walls have areas of plaster missing ( the upper staircase) and a decision on how to run with this is yet to be made. 389 more words

Renovation And Restoration Diary- France

THE (not so) GREAT WALL – The Sacred Places Series

Since the earliest times, people have ascribed sacred significance to certain places. Such places—whether human made or naturally occurring—typically inspire awe, and often invoke devotion and respect. 1,122 more words

Mark E. Weston

Concrete Blocks


Concrete blocks also known as Concrete Masonry Units are widely used for constructing walls in a building. It is used for all types of buildings, whether it is a small residential building or a high rise building. 544 more words

Building Materials

if walls could speak

“we break things not just as a way to release but also to see
some other thing broken aside from ourselves.”

You asked me how… 188 more words


Whitened Walls, Dark Ceiling and Wood – Ascetic Loft area Style within Barcelona

Noble components, naturalistic colour scheme plus huge floor-to-ceiling windows – in the girl new task Katty Schiebeck, a popular designer through Barcelona, naturally intertwined ascetic minimalism plus elegant contemporary style. 9 more words

How paint colour can change the perceived size of a room

Paint colour selection is extremely important as far as creating a feel or atmosphere in a particular room. That’s part of the reason colour section is so important, as it can be the difference between a room feeling comfortable or cramped. 258 more words