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What is the difference between cheap building material and the real thing?

Cheap building materials include materials like sand, concrete, and limestone, but they are mostly used to make buildings.And even though they are cheaper, they are more durable and require less maintenance than the real stuff.This is because they're made of porous materials like mica, clay, and sand, which break down under the harsh conditions of the ground.But what if you

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A look at how to build your own house

Building your own home in Australia is not easy, but there are a number of things you can do to make it as simple and affordable as possible.This article is written for those who are interested in building their own home and are keen to learn more about the process and the materials involved.Before you start: Before starting building, it's

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How to build a DIY health kit for your house

DIY health kits are great for the DIYer.These kits include everything from disposable diapers, hand sanitizer, and sunscreen to household cleaners and other basic items that can make a big difference in the health of your home.But, if you're not prepared to build your own, there are also a ton of great kits out there.Here are some of our favorite

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How to calculate the cost of the Rio Olympics

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil — The Brazilian government is counting on the Olympics to generate millions of dollars in tourism and economic activity.But with the city's population expected to swell to more than 2 million people by 2024, that would require a massive construction boom.The city is currently seeking federal funding to build more than 6 million square feet of

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What to know about the lawsuit over Westside building supplies

Westside officials say the lawsuit is a baseless attempt to stifle competition."It's completely untrue and totally misleading," said Scott Blanchard, vice president of marketing at Westside."We're not the source of all of the material that is available.The Westside team is the only one who can actually use that material to build homes and businesses."Westside's building supplies are sold through a

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How to Build a Tiny House in a Year

How to build a tiny house in a year article The next time you're tempted to buy a house, don't be tempted by all the fancy bells and whistles.It might not look too bad, but it's a long, drawn-out process that will take a long time to get started.So how do you get started building a tiny home?Read on to

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China to build up its military capability in the region

China is to build a naval missile cruiser capable of shooting down any aircraft that enters its airspace in a move that could lead to a confrontation with rival US ally North Korea.The move follows Beijing's declaration of an air defence zone in the South China Sea, where China has claimed almost all of the South and East China seas.The

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