Category: loads

  • 19
    Nov

    What to Consider When Installing a Roof This Winter

      Deciding what type of roof your house should have is extremely important, especially living in climates that experience heavy snow and ice during the winter months. Choosing the ideal roofing material for winter will help prevent roof damage in the future. Whether you’re building from scratch or renovating...

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  • 18
    Nov

    Practical Tips to Bring Sustainability into Your Building Design

        Whether you’re starting from scratch and building new office space, or trying to update your existing headquarters, insisting on sustainability is always a great idea. This is one of the best ways to make sure your working environment is inspiring you, making you productive, and giving you...

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  • 18
    Nov

    Difference Between Construction Drawings and Permit Drawings

      When a project calls for either construction or permit drawing, knowing how to execute each and the difference between the two can save you both time and money. Significant renovations and more extensive projects will typically require construction and permit drawings to complete successfully, and these two types...

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  • 17
    Nov

    Structural Design – Dead Load vs. Live Loads

      Structural loads may induce stress, deformation, and displacement, leading to structural difficulties or even failure; thus, structural analysis is an essential aspect of the structural design of buildings and other structures like bridges and tunnels. Engineers must base their planning and method following building codes to resist all...

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