In our times, buildings including houses account for to of the total energy used in our society, and we have a social responsibility to build in a much more Because wall insulation is more expensive than attic insulation due to additional framing or more expensive insulation materials, the above grade and
Bracket for holding a pipe in position during the pouring of a concrete foundation and thereafter serving as a nail shield for the pipe and or as a structural tie or strap in constructing a wall on the foundation The bracket has an upright base engagable with an inner face of a form board, and first and second flanges extending
Sep , At the Bloch School of Business, the use of insulated precast panels resulted in substantial With a range of finishes, materials, colors and textures, the possible combinations are Enterprise Precast aims to produce and ship out an estimated , sq ft ( During construction, large sections of exterior walls
Feb , An elasticized geosynthetic panel, geofoam composition and method operable for permitting controlled deformation of earth materials adjacent a rigid an adequate width can be difficult to create during construction, and may result in maintenance or other operational problems after a wall is in service.
Nov , a central body comprising pre cast vermiculite concrete disposable upon said base, and comprising an inner body wall defining and partially surrounding a combustion chamber a smoke In some locations, a fireplace may serve as a significant or supplemental source of building heat in colder climates.
Jun , Concrete structures and other building systems often incorporate joints that accommodate movements due to thermal and or seismic conditions These joint systems may be positioned to extend through both interior and exterior surfaces (e.g walls, floors, and roofs) of a building or other structure.
Jun , A glazing system as in claim wherein said lite receiving channel is defined by a pair of side walls and a web portion and one of said side walls has a groove to receive a lock strip therein Furthermore, synthetic rubber will dampen vibration and insulate the building interior from outside noise Thus
USA James D Tennison Jr Antiracking support brace for a building wall USA Troy Steel Corp Metal support for wood structural elements USA David Allen Roof truss spacer USA United
In PMR s approved psi seal no dowels are provided in side walls , and dowels in floor and ceiling are formed of rebar, grade , and set The space between metal mats , may be open to be filled with concrete or supplied with additional reinforcement such as a pair of D building panels ,
A poured concrete insulated roofing structure installed over roof support members and having gypsum formboard with its underside adjacent the roof support members and secured to with its upper side adjacent rigid synthetic polymer foam, the polymer foam having spaces vertically therethrough over more than about
Feb , A solar powered lighting system includes a flexible, wrap around, preferably self stick panel of photovoltaic laminate applied to the outside surface of a A light as in claim , wherein said storage device comprises at least one battery, and the pole comprises a pole wall and an axial sleeve between the