Tag: rossi building materials

How to get the best of both worlds: How to make a beautiful condo and still pay off your mortgage

An affordable, sustainable building material is a no-brainer for anyone who is serious about building a home, and that’s exactly what the Israeli company, Osservest, is aiming to do.Its website says the materials it uses are made from recycled wood, water-based polyurethane, bamboo and carbon fibre.The company has already secured financing for the construction of…



When the bayside boom dies down, how will you pay for it?

Building materials cost has gone up, but so have rents.It’s a trend that is likely to continue as the boom dies out, as the housing market stabilises.The rise in rents is driven by the rise in the value of the home, which is reflected in the price of the materials used in the building.The rising…



How the US is building its own solar panels, using recycled materials

The US is a big consumer of recycled material.And this year, the Department of Energy has taken advantage of a loophole in a federal law to build its own panels on the cheap, using a variety of materials sourced from overseas.In 2018, it will build its first two panels from recycled materials: a green house…