When is a building not a modern building material?

Modern building materials are not all that new.In the late 1800s, many people believed that certain types of materials were less durable than others, and thus were not suitable for use in building.In 1893, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) declared that “Modern building materials” were a type of materials not suitable to be used in modern buildings.However, the term […]

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The Best Building Materials in the World

Building materials are the foundation of a house, and building products are its ultimate beauty.And that’s exactly where a new brand from Kocher is set to make a splash.The Kochers is launching a line of lightweight building materials in the United States, including lightweight plastic and lightweight metal.The company says its products are more environmentally friendly than traditional materials, but […]

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How to build your own Arizona building materials

The building materials for your Arizona home can be found online and at a hardware store.So how can you get started?You can buy them from online suppliers like Lowe’s, Home Depot and Lowe’s Supercenter.Some of the more popular materials include concrete, slate and pine boards.In some areas, like the Southwest, there are a lot of smaller specialty stores that stock […]

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