Tag: building material products

How to use building materials to build your own home

Building materials are an essential part of home design.They can be used to create a home that is more livable, efficient, and environmentally friendly, and they are also used for more than just home design: building codes require them for new construction, and building regulations can be enforced by building inspectors.But while the vast majority…



Why we need to rethink the ironstone building material

Ex-Labor MP Chris Bowen has suggested that the iron-based building material is becoming a “crippling liability” for the economy.The former Australian Labor leader and prime minister has said that while he believed that the building material could be made more sustainable, the government should focus on reducing carbon emissions.“There is a lot of energy going…



The cost of building materials is spiraling out of control

A new report by the Government Accountability Office says there is a growing shortage of building material products as manufacturers scramble to meet the growing demand for building materials.The GAO report released Tuesday shows that in 2013, the United States produced a total of 2.3 billion cubic yards of concrete and cement, and a total…



What to look for in the $7 billion, 2,000-square-foot building that was supposed to house the Trump National Golf Club’s construction materials

Building materials, the Trump Organization said, were slated to be used in a new project for the Trump Golf Club.The Trump National Gabley Golf Club will be the home of the Trump Turnberry Golf Course in Scotland, the first of its kind in the United Kingdom.The project, a $7.5 billion, two-tower project, will have a…