Materials Selection

Materials Selection 04 – Types of Door Materials

Materials Selection 04 – Types of Door Materials   Factors to Consider for the Door Materials:   1) For functional or decorative? 2) For strength or security? 3) Will it helps to lower your energy bills? 4) What is the function and location of the door?   What are the Types of Door Materials? Materials [...]

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Materials Selection 03 – Types of Wood Finishes

Materials Selection 03 – Types of Wood Finishes   Introduction   The reasons for applying wood finishes are: 1)   It is water-repellent and that control the moisture content in the wood to reduce deformation, warp or crack. 2)   It contains pigment that protects the timber from Ultra Violet radiation (sun light). 3)   It enhances the [...]

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Materials Selection 02 – Species of Timber Decking

Materials Selection 02 – Species of Timber Decking   Introduction There are many wood species for outdoor timber decking usage and each has their advantages and disadvantages, but it is important to achieve the end results and appearances you desire within your monetary budget. The choice has to been made carefully as the price differences […]

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Materials Selection 01 – Types of Kitchen Counter Top

Materials Selection 01 – Types of Kitchen Counter Top   Be it remodeling your kitchen or constructing a new one from the beginning, counter top is central part of the overall appearance. There are many different types of counter top surfaces which range from common “butcher block” to less common material such as glass. The […]

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