The materials used in your home construction project have a major impact on its performance, durability as well as energy use. Careful selection and professional installation of materials can improve the comfort and cost-effectiveness of your home. You will also reduce demand for new materials by considering waste minimisation principles in the design and construction of your home.
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To find the lighting requirements for a house,
multiply your room square footage by the footcandle requirement. For example, a 100-square foot living room, which needs 20 footcandles, will need 2,000 lumens. A 100-square foot dining room, which needs 40 footcandles, will need 4,000 lumens.
There are three basic types of lighting that work together to light your home: General, Task and Accent. A good lighting plan combines all three types to light an area, according to function and style. General Lighting provides an area with overall illumination.
Products for construction - any product or kit which is produced and placed on the market for incorporation in a permanent manner in construction works or parts thereof and the performance of which has an effect on the performance of the construction works with respect to the basic requirements for construction works.
Building Materials Commonly Used in Construction