Structural System | Superstructure  and Substructure | Tension & Deflection Forces

Structural System | Superstructure  and Substructure | Tension & Deflection Forces

Structural System | Superstructure and Substructure | Tension & Deflection Forces What is Structural System The structural system of a building is designed and constructed to support the loads applied to the building and transmit them safely to the ground without damaging the building. Some structural systems are based on a single material, such as heavy timber structures. Others […]

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Zero Force Members | How to Identify Zero Force Members in Trusses

Zero Force Members | How to Identify Zero Force Members in Trusses

Zero Force Members | How to Identify Zero Force Members in Trusses What is Zero Force Members A zero-force member can be defined as a structural member (a single truss segment) in a truss structure that, when the load is applied to the structure, is at rest (no tension or compression forces). Zero force members are members in a truss/frame that theoretically have no […]

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Rooftop Rainwater Harvesting & Advantages of Rainwater Harvesting

Rooftop Rainwater Harvesting & Advantages of Rainwater Harvesting

Rooftop Rainwater Harvesting & Advantages of Rainwater Harvesting Rooftop Rainwater Harvesting Rooftop rainwater harvesting is the way of collecting, channeling and storing rainwater from rain downpour for human use. The rooftop rainwater harvesting system could be a plastic storage tank, underground storage tank, masonry made, or it might be just a water bucket, standing underneath a roof without a […]

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Roofing Materials: How to Calculate Roofing Sheets (Mabati ) Needed

Roofing Materials: How to Calculate Roofing Sheets (Mabati ) Needed

Roofing Materials: How to Calculate Roofing Sheets (Mabati)  needed Knowing how to estimate roofing materials is important. Not only will it help eliminate waste, but it will also ensure that you buy just enough for the project. Below we  show you how to estimate roofing materials for your next project. Also Check >>How To Save […]

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