Day: December 25, 2018

How to build from sandwich panels

  How to build from sandwich panels

The minimum length of fasteners for sandwich panels

The number of screws per square meter of area depends on the type of building and wind loads in the region. Building a garage of sandwich panels in Moscow and the region or in St. Petersburg, it is enough to screw them on the sides of the panel in 300-400 mm increments.

When mounted on a metal frame, a rubber sealing tape is glued to the uprights and crossmembers. On one of its sides there is a sticky layer protected by a strip of paper. Before mounting the paper is removed, the tape is pasted on the frame racks.

Installation methods for wall panels

Installation of wall sandwich panels can be vertical and horizontal. Under each of them make the frame, taking into account the features of attachment in each case. The distance between the posts is equal to the width of the selected type of materials. (more…)

How to build a partition in a wooden house

According to regulatory requirements, the airborne sound insulation index should be at least 43 dB for partitions between rooms, kitchen and room, bathroom and room.

The higher this figure is, the better the interior design prevents the distribution of household noise – from speaking to TV and radio. Although it does not include the isolation of low-frequency sounds of a home theater speaker system or working construction equipment.

With the same indexes of airborne sound insulation, a thickened partition perfectly suppresses low-frequency sounds than a thin frame.

An important point is the holes in the partition (for example, gaps in the doorway) significantly reduce the level of noise insulation.

In matters of the speaker system, there are a lot of different nuances, and if you need to perfectly soundproof the rooms, contact the acoustic engineers. (more…)

Frame construction do it yourself

  Frame construction do it yourself

At this stage, you need to build a communications system and arrange ventilation. After that, all the walls are sheathed with two layers of drywall.

Outside the house can be sheathed with siding, block house. You can make a plaster on the reinforcing mesh, using special putty. Interior decoration is no different from the improvement of ordinary apartments and houses.

The construction of a frame house can be completed in one season, without waiting for its shrinkage. Building a house with this technology is currently the most economical option.

How to build a dream house: frame house with your own hands

The quickest way to build a house with your own hands is to opt for frame technology. At the same time, much less money is spent on building a frame house than on a different type of building. (more…)

Floor in the frame house

  Floor in the frame house

Why are some babies born with the “kiss of an angel”? Angels, as we all know, are kind to people and their health. If your child has a so-called angel kiss, then you are not.

What is it like to be a virgin at 30? What is interesting, women who have not had sex almost until reaching middle age.

What does the shape of the nose say about your personality? Many experts believe that by looking at the nose, you can say a lot about a person’s personality. Therefore, at the first meeting, pay attention to the unfamiliar nose.

12 things you should not buy in second-hand Check out the list of things that should always be new, and never buy them in second-hand.

Why do I need a tiny pocket on jeans? Everyone knows that there is a tiny pocket on jeans, but few people wondered why he might be needed. (more…)

How to fix the mineral wool on the ceiling

Laying stone wool on the ceiling outside

  How to fix the mineral wool on the ceiling

It is easy to lay stone wool outside, there is no need for a ladder and there is no need to stand with your hands up. Apply this method in the case when the room has already been overhauled.

For work, buy rolled material: it is cheaper, it fits faster, after installation, less joints are obtained.

The sequence of works is as follows:

  1. Before insulating the ceiling with basalt wool, clean the garbage from the attic. If there is a subfloor, dismantle it.
  • Between the power beams fix the bars, creating cells measuring 40 × 40 cm. They are necessary for the formation of the support surface so that the wool does not fall down. Connect the elements of the crates between the corners. The frame can not be made if the ceiling is not hinged, but hard, for example, it is a usual floor slab. (more…)
  • Tape foundation on stilts with their own hands

    Work begins with the analysis of the soil, the design of the building (the weight of the building is used in the selection of the pile section and the width of the tape). Even before the foundation is drawn up, the number and length of the supports are determined, the dimensions of the grillage, based on these data, the required amount of building materials is calculated. Equipment required: auger and concrete mixer. A typical step-by-step instruction for concreting wells includes the following steps:

    1. Marking: by analogy with a strip foundation, external and internal corners are aligned and marked with stakes, the cord is tensioned, and then the places for drilling piles are marked.

    2. Digging the trench for deepening the tape (up to 30 cm + pillow height). In the case of a hanging grillage, a portion of the top cover and plant roots are removed in the trench. (more…)