Green Building Design – 5 Green Buildings Innovations To Take You By Surprise

The term ‘green building ‘ is not confined to ‘building’ only but rather encompasses sustainable construction plans, building design and direction, landscaping, building operations and maintenance. Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) defines the green building as one with optimal water utilization, optimises energy efficiency, conserves natural resources, generates less waste and provides healthier spaces for […]

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Things That Builders Can Recycle At Their Construction Site

According to the Construction Materials Recycling Association, demolition and construction waste are the largest sources of trash in the US. They have estimated that around 325 million tons of recoverable construction debris is generated in the country each year. And all those materials like concrete, metal, wood, asphalt, block etc ends up in a landfill. […]

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Waste Materials – How Turning Into A Useful Construction Material?

One man’s trash is another man’s treasure. True! But can trash turn into a benefit for the environment? Building with Waste – compiles some of the construction materials that are entirely or partly made out of waste materials. According to the book, people must be following the practice of using cheap, durable and green building […]

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Waste management – How Recycling Construction Materials Are Benefitting The Environment?

Since the start of 2015, the construction sector has been experiencing a dramatic resurgence in terms of growth. This rapid development will have some detrimental impact on the environment too. The UK Green Building Council says, the construction sector consumes more than 400 million tons of material each year, and many of these have an […]

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[SLIDES] Top 5 Innovative Building Materials

Here are the top five innovative building materials from around the world. These prodcuts or techniques champion sustainable living. With the amount of resources dedicated to R&D in construction around the world, we need not wait for decades to see these products or construction strategies to come to our towns and cities in India. This […]

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6 Eco Friendly Builders In Bangalore Who Changed The Art Of Living

Earth is suffering and so are her people. Extremes of temperatures are leading to devastating consequences like, floods, droughts, resource depletion and pollution. In spite of this environmental downfall, a rising human population cannot afford to just do away with buildings, hence, construction from eco-friendly builders with minimal carbon footprints is very much the need […]

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Clay Facades Always Better Than Exterior Paints, Glass and Metals?

Clay facades

Facades, which literally means frontage, can also imply any side of the exterior part of the building. Typically, for any building, big or small, commercial or residential, the exterior elevation speaks volumes when it comes to forming a perception of that building’s aesthetic value. No wonder, Architects and builders lay very high emphasis on the […]

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Innovative Building Materials For Eco Friendly Construction

innovative building materials

Civil engineering is raving up fast with new innovative building materials being made rapidly. From sealants to adhesives, from wall solutions to roofing, it is getting environmental friendly as well as technological based with every invention, which is the need of the hour. Innovative building materials are imperative for better management of the construction process […]

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