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Reasons Why Shingle Roofs Are Better

The roof is the single most important part of a home’s exterior. It is what protects your home and belongings from the elements, while at the same time adding to its appearance and curb appeal. A well-maintained roof says a lot about a home and helps prevent many issues, such

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Exterior Cladding

The use of cladding in building is not new, but over the ages the materials have improved significantly. The first instances of cladding can be seen everywhere, from the construction of the great pyramids of Egypt through to the Anglo Saxon houses and timber cladding of Germanic tribes. From ancient

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Water Management in Green Buildings

Water is the most critical resource and all human activities are dependent upon water. We use water to drink, process in industries, support wildlife, generate power and cultivate corps. Water is therefore  said to be ‘elixir’ on the earth. Water has been exploited the most because of its relative abundance

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Advantages of Interlocking over concrete

Thinking about a patio, walkway or driveway but can’t decide between interlock and concrete? We love working with interlocking stone pavers because they’re so versatile and allow for flexible designs that a flat, rigid surface can’t do. But, there are quite a few other benefits to interlocking stone to consider:

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Materials for Green Building

Green building is not new. Humans have been building with local materials such as mud, straw, wood, and stone, and using renewable energy from the sun, the wind, and water for thousands of years.Today, Green building is the practice of creating structures and using processes that are environmentally responsible and

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IGBC- Green Building

The building sector in India is growing at a rapid pace and contributing immensely to the growth of the economy. This augurs well for the country and now there is an imminent need to introduce green concepts and techniques in this sector, which can aid growth in a sustainable manner.