Tag: building materials list

How to build a patio building without a backyard?

How to make a patio or a garage without a driveway or a driveway path?This article from the National Post is a great resource for the hobbyist and those who want to explore patio building materials.The article contains all the information you need to build any patio you want, but the tip that comes out…



‘Toxic waste’: A toxic waste dump could be built on the California coast

On one of the more popular local TV shows, “Top of the Lake,” we were shown a video of a giant waste dump built on a lake in California.The dump is in the Santa Clara Valley, which is part of the Santa Barbara County watershed.The video shows what is probably the biggest waste dump in…



How to make the most of the most valuable, most expensive, most difficult, most elusive building materials

It’s a story you hear a lot: building materials are hard to come by, but worth it if you want to save money.But is this true?Are there some great building materials that can’t be found in stores?And are some of them really, really hard to find?In this video series, Matt, a construction expert, and his…