Concrete is one of the most economical, versatile and durable building materials available. Build a sidewalk, patio, or floor with QUIKRETE concrete mixes no matter your skill level. Project Instructions When working with cement-based products, always wear eye protection and waterproof gloves. Step 1 Prior to placing concrete forms: Construct the form with 2×4 or […]
Super awesome log splitter. Working like a charm Check it out please.
Step by Step Tutorial: This video will show you the different types of foundations that are commonly used in residential and commercial construction. some of these foundations are: Slab on Grade: The most typical type of foundation, consist on a footing that surrounds the perimeter of the structure and is covered by a slab set […]
The Schmidt Hammer, also known as a Swiss Hammer or Sclerometer, is a portable measuring instrument for testing the elastic properties or force of concrete or stone, especially surface hardness and resistance to penetration. It was invented by the Swiss engineer Ernst O. Schmidt in the early 1950s and introduced to the market by Proceq. […]
The Metropolitan Area Outer Underground Discharge Channel (首都圏外郭放水路 shutoken gaikaku hōsuiro?), is an underground water infrastructure project in Kasukabe, Saitama, Japan. It is the world’s largest underground flood water diversion facility, built to mitigate overflowing of the city’s major waterways and rivers during rain and typhoon seasons. It is located between Showa in Tokyo and Kasukabe […]
Who approved these blue prints? These are 57 of the world’s funniest & most EXTREME building & engineering fails ever! Check this video out! Via Talltanic
The residential area in Western Australia, called the Shire of Moora, set up a drone in order to film a road upgrade. The area is home to 2500 residents and is settled approximately 180 kilometers or 111 miles north of Perth. The road was completed in just two days. Via Latest Glimmer
Parking is a task that drivers must perform every day, and unfortunately it can come with many risks. Chew on these parking lot stats, for example: The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety found that 20 percent of vehicle accidents and more than half of all back-over injuries occur in parking lots. If that wasn’t enough […]